Prepared and submitted by:
Dawn McLain, Write It Up!
Contact: Assistance League of Southern Utah
Beverly Sands, ALSU Member
P.O. Box 910728
St. George, UT 84791
Assistance League of Southern Utah to Host “Planting the Seeds of Success”
St. George, UT – The Assistance League of Southern Utah (ALSU) will be hosting their annual dinner/fundraiser, Planting the Seeds of Success, on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 5:30 PM. The event will be held in the SunRiver St. George Ballroom. As part of the nonprofit organizations fundraising efforts the event will feature a live auction, silent auction and opportunity drawings for many wonderful prizes. The ticket price is $35 per person, and all proceeds from this event stay in Washington County and help fund ALSU’s signature program, Operation School Bell®.
Making an impact and a difference in Southern Utah:
- Operation School Bell assists financially disadvantaged children by providing new school clothing. Children who benefit from the program can see that ALSU is dedicated to supporting and their education, helping recipients to know that going to and staying in school can make a difference to their future.
- ALSU helps more than 5,000 children living in homes below the poverty level in Washington County
- ALSU volunteers work with school administrators and counselors to ensure children with the greatest need receive assistance.
- Washington County teachers and administrators report that children’s attendance improves when they can take pride in their appearance and attend school more regularly.
ALSU and Operation School Bell:
The Assistance League of Southern Utah is an all-volunteer organization whose mission is to help enrich the lives of the children in the Washington County School District by providing new school clothes, shoes, and hygiene kits. ALSU Members also support literacy programs in local schools. By providing the basic needs for these children, they feel more confident in themselves and do better in school.
About Assistance League of Southern Utah:
The Assistance League of Southern Utah is one of 121 chapters nationwide who support the children from disadvantage families. Additional information about this upcoming fundraiser is available by contacting Gail Neumann, 314-580-1648 or visiting our website www.alofsu.org.