Operation School Bell® Programs



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 […]



Phoenix – Launches 3rd Operation School Bell Bus

The Phoenix chapter launched its 3rd Operation School Bell® – Delivering Dreams Bus on Dec. 28 during the Fiesta Bowl Parade. The Delivering Dreams Bus brings Operation School Bell to the Title I schools the chapter serves and was sponsored by Fiesta Bowl Charities & BHHS Legacy Foundation.  The bus, along with Assistance League members and […]



Diablo Valley – Thanks Corporate Partners

Assistance League of Diablo Valley Corporate Partners Co-Chairs Linda Mercer (far l) and Pam Pitts, (far r) thank Fehr & Peers employee volunteers (row 1, l to r), Linnea King, Tina O’Hara, Gina Sharp, Kelsey Kiley (Team Leader), Sarah Kistler (row 2, l to r) Melanie Conrad, Josh Peterman, Kevin Johnson, and Magali Sourbes at a […]



Southern Utah – Beneficiary of St George Market

Relying on the kindness of others for support, Assistance League of Southern Utah fills a vacuum to help cloth children in desperate need of the simplest of items such as socks, shirts, pants and warm jackets. Earlier this month, the St. George City Council voted unanimously to sponsor an event and waive the fees for […]



San Luis Obispo County – Receives Grant from Quilt Guild

Assistance League of San Luis Obispo County has received a $3,130 grant award from the Almond Country Quilt Guild. The grant will support Assistance League’s primary philanthropic program, Operation School Bell®. This amount will provide new, school-appropriate clothing to an entire classroom of Kindergarten – 5th grade students in need in San Luis Obispo County. […]