National Operation School Bell® Award



Bend – Presents Light Elegance with Award

NATIONAL OPERATION SCHOOL BELL® AWARD GIVEN TO LIGHT ELEGANCE Assistance League of Bend recently presented the National Operation School Bell Award to Jim and Lezlie McConnell, founders of Light Elegance based in Redmond, Oregon.  The Award was given by the National Board in recognition of their dedicated continued support in clothing children in need in […]



Bellingham – Presents Target with National Operation School Bell Award

Target was presented with the National Operation School® Award at our recent luncheon-fashion show, Strutin’ Into Spring.  Target has been partnering with Assistance League of Bellingham for the past five years in helping to clothe children through our Operation School Bell Program. The event takes place each October in approximately nine clothing sessions.  This year […]



Salem-Keizer – Presents Public School Employees with National Operation School Bell Award

The Salem-Keizer Public School employees were recognized by the Assistance League of Salem-Keizer, Oregon for their dedication and partnership in clothing children in need.  This collaboration is of long standing, dating back to when the chapter was still a guild, approximately 58 years ago! From those humble beginnings, Operation School Bell® now serves over 3200 […]



Las Vegas – MGM Resorts Foundations Receives National Operation School Bell Award

At the May 10, 2018 Installation Meeting, Assistance League Las Vegas was honored to present a National Operation School Bell® Award to Shelli Gitomer and Amanda Taylor, on behalf of the MGM Resorts Foundation.  Besides financial donations, the MGM Corporation has volunteered at Operation School Bell since 2010.  During the 2017/2018 school year, MGM provided 498 […]



Montgomery County – Ute Rowe Receives National Operation School Bell Award

At a recent meeting, Assistance League of Montgomery County named Ute Rowe, Communities in Schools Site Coordinator for Conroe High School as this year’s winner of the Operation School Bell® Award. Communities in Schools is the nation’s leading organization empowering students to stay in school and achieve in life. Ute dedicates her life to CIS’s […]



Greater Portland – Presents Poison Waters with National Operation School Bell Award

Promenade Portland, Assistance League of Greater Portland’s fashion show, put the spotlight on local boutiques to a crowd of 345 guests at the Multnomah Athletic Club on April 9, 2018. Walking the runway were member volunteers from the nonprofit and its Advisory Council. Dressed in a spring floral dress, local entertainer Poison Waters was the […]