YESS Check Presentation
January 26, 2016
Merchants Bonding Company Foundation and the Community Outreach Council presented Youth Emergency Services & Shelter of Iowa (YESS) with a $16,500 check for fundraising efforts throughout 2015 and into 2016. Merchants chose YESS as its 2015 focus charity, planning numerous internal fundraisers to benefit the organization.
YESS provides a variety of services for children and families dealing with difficult situations. YESS is the largest youth shelter and only crisis nursery of its kind in the state of Iowa, and over 1,000 children are served at the facility on an annual basis.