Since 1965, the volunteers at the Everett Assistance League have been working hard to send Snohomish County children back to school with a new set of clothes, socks, underwear and hygiene kits. Did you know that countless students from low-income families attend class without basic clothing items, no winter coat, and nothing but sandals on a cold and wet Northwest winter day?
This does not only affect children's health, but also their self-esteem: The stress and embarrassment of not having the right clothes impacts a child's ability to learn and study.
Operation School Bell has helped provide clothing for over 50,000 students in Snohomish County. This month, McClain Insurance Services supports Operation School Bell with a $25 donation for each referral. Read more on our Blog.