Operation School Bell® Programs

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Oct

Reno-Sparks – Partners with Target to Provide Shoes

Around 3,500 students in need in Washoe County got to shop until they drop this Thursday evening thanks to a local nonprofit. Selected students from the Washoe County School District got to shop for free at the Target at Legends in Sparks. This was all made possible by Operation School Bell put on by the […]

20

Oct

Northern Virginia – Ono Brewing Company Supports New Clothes For Kids Program

Assistance League of Northern Virginia was thrilled to be selected for Ono Brewing Company’s Tips to Charity program. Through this initiative, co-owners Cyndi and Scott Hoffman, and their employees, donate 50% of tips to local causes that serve vulnerable communities. Ono’s generous donation is greatly appreciated. The funds will be used to purchase essential new […]

19

Oct

Diablo Valley – Wells Fargo Returns as an Operation School Bell Partner

Assistance League of Diablo Valley’s Operation School Bell-Clothing® is a nationally acclaimed, hands-on philanthropic program that has served the local community since 1994. Last year alone, 6,000 students in grades K-12 received new clothes, all of which contributed to improved school attendance, campus citizenship and academic performance. Since 2006, Assistance League of Diablo Valley has forged a […]

16

Oct

the Eastside – Operation School Bell is in Full Swing

Families in need with kids in the Northshore, Lake Washington and Bellevue school districts are getting a much needed helping hand, thanks to the efforts of the Assistance League of the Eastside. Operation School Bell® now in its 22nd year locally, gives qualifying students, ranging from elementary thru high school, the opportunity to shop locally […]

24

Sep

Santa Barbara – Boosts Students’ Self-esteem through Operation School Bell

For Santa Barbara families, the end of summer means shopping for school clothes, but for many families in our community, that is not possible.  Enter Operation School Bell®, the Assistance League of Santa Barbara’s annual program which provides clothing and school supplies for children in need. Assistance League members are busy purchasing items from local […]

21

Sep

Bakersfield – Operation School Bell celebrates dressing 150,000 children in 63 years by helping even more kids

McFarland second-grader Ezequiel Avalos was quite excited Thursday morning while at Operation School Bell® — he got to miss school for a few hours, shop for a new school uniform and get a free book. But one item stood out among the rest: He was going home with a toothbrush. “I can brush my teeth […]