Ms. Chris Mains' class at Elm Tree Elementary in Bentonvillle donated the 1,600 pairs of socks they collected in the month of October to The Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas and Northwest Arkansas Children's Shelter. The lesson? Empathy for those who struggle.
Clothed with Compassion
Nearby and in the same week, Ms. Peggy and Clothed with Compassion, whose mission is provide tangible basic needs to students in Northwest Arkansas, sent out a delivery of 23 bags of clothing.
CWC has purchased $35,000 in new clothing and shoes since August 13th 2018 - providing new clothes for 210 individuals in Northwest Arkansas. Since CWC began in 2011, they have donated $153,000 in new clothing & shoes for individuals in need throughout the region.