ALBANY, N.Y. — New York officials are coordinating a statewide drive to gather toys and clothes for needy families.

The state Office of General Services is setting up drop-off locations across the state on Monday to collect new unwrapped toys, coats and school supplies. The collection continues through Dec. 15.

There are drop-off locations in Albany, Schenectady, Watertown, Utica, Poughkeepsie, Hornell, Binghamton, Rochester, Oneonta, Buffalo, Manhattan, Brooklyn and Hauppauge, on Long Island.

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