Students and families from Seattle Christian School in SeaTac recently donated more than 400 bags of gently used clothing to Tukwila’s C.A.R.E. (Clothes Are Really Expensive) program. COURTESY PHOTO

Seattle Christian School donates clothing to Tukwila students

  • Friday, November 4, 2016 10:29am
  • Life

Parents and students from Seattle Christian School in SeaTac recently donated more than 400 bags of clothing to Tukwila’s C.A.R.E. (Clothes Are Really Expensive) program.

C.A.R.E., which was created by educators in the Tukwila School District, gives students in the district – along with their family members – free clothing.

Donations of gently used clothing from Seattle Christian families supported C.A.R.E. Night at Cascade View Elementary on Oct. 6. Each year, 500-700 people attend the event.

Seattle Christian Elementary Principal Paul McKenzie worked with several sixth grade student volunteers and parent chaperones to take part in the clothing giveaway event.

“This event provided our students a wonderful opportunity to see and meet needs in their community,” McKenzie said. “Watching them serve others is truly inspiring.”

Seattle Christian is a non-profit private Christian school serving approximately 500 students, kindergarten through 12th grade.

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