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Assistance League of Whittier provides children of WCSD with emergency underwear for accidents

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April 24, 2019
Donation made Assistance League® of Whittier to WCSD continues to service the needs of children.  
Superintendent, Dr. Maria Martinez-Poulin (seated right) with Gladys Huerta, Coordinator of Student Services (seated left) accepted 132 pair of underwear for children (girls and boys) who have accidents at school.  Each of the nine (9) elementary schools will receive a package of girls and boys underwear.

The Assistance League® of Whittier provided the children of Whittier City School District (WCSD) with emergency underwear for accidents.
 
All nine (9) elementary schools will be provided with girls and boys underwear that will be kept in the Nurse's office.   A total of one hundred thirty-two (132) underwear was accepted by Superintendent, Dr. Maria Martinez-Poulin and Gladys Huerta, Coordinator of Student Services of the Whittier City School District. 
 
The Assistance League of Whittier also serves Los Nietos, East Whittier City and South Whittier School Districts who will also receive emergency underwear.
 
Did you know there are 2,928 homeless children attending our local school districts? This total includes Whittier City, Los Nietos, East Whittier City, and South Whittier School Districts.  The Whittier Union High School District has 1,244 attending their seven (7) high schools.   
 
Want to help? Contact the Assistance League at (562) 693-6533.
 
Contact:
Delia Morales
(562) 756-3231