SCS Operation Warm Hearts is in full swing this Giving Tuesday

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Shelby County School District is back with its favorite winter tradition for the seventh year.

Operation Warm Hearts is in full swing from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., in front of the Board of Education on S. Hollywood.

The event is being held in connection with the national Giving Tuesday initiative.

SCS is collecting:

  • NEW Coats
  • NEW Jackets & Outerwear
  • NEW Hats, Gloves & Scarves

Last year, SCS donations totaled over $30,000 in coats, winter accessories and monetary contributions to purchase more items, a release said.

How the community can support:

  • If you happen to be out holiday shopping, please consider picking up a coat
  • Tell your friends and family as well
  • You can also donate now through CashApp to contribute to this meaningful cause
  • Make a monetary donation using the steps below.
    • Download CashApp on your smartphone & set up a free account. (Apple | Android)
    • Make a donation of any amount: TO - “$SupportSCS” FOR - “Warm Hearts”

For more information on Operation Warm Hearts, visit