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Operation School Bell®

Since 2005, we have provided new school clothing to over 9,500 children of enlisted military families at Camp Pendleton, and preschool, elementary and middle school children in five Coastal North County San Diego school districts.

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Assault Survivor Kits® (ASK)

We have provided a change of clothing and other essential items to survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.  In our partnership with Palomar Health’s Forensic Health Services team we have served over 5,400 individuals – ranging in age from infants to seniors – since our program inception in 1998

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Preschool English Literacy Program (PREP)

Collaborating with a local Head Start Program our volunteers provide weekly tutoring to improve math and reading skills.  Since 1998 we have tutored 915 pre-school children.

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Knifty Knitters

We have provided 7,747 hand-knitted items to various organizations since 1998. Newborns at Miramar Naval Marine Society and Balboa Naval Hospital have received knitted hats, blankets, scarves and hats. Homeless teens have received scarfs and hats. We also donate knitted scarves to Operation Gratitude to be shipped to our military men and women.

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Kuddles For Kids

Since 1998, we have dressed and delivered 10,880 cuddly teddy bears and since 2017 we have donated 290 of our custom-made Caring Critters to several local organizations to be given to children facing traumatic life events. Since 2016, we also provided snacks to 1,990 children at Rady’s Chadwick Center.

 

 

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 Jeans For Teens

Since 2010 we have partnered with an Oceanside program to supply clothing and food items/vouchers to homeless teens.  We have served over 1,100 homeless teens.

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Flowers For Seniors

Through our Flowers for Seniors program, we delivery deliver flower arrangements to local Senior/Assisted Living facilities.

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Scholarships

Our newest program – Scholarships – was designed to provide financial assistance towards continuing education beyond high school for selected local high school seniors.