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New Playground Toys/Equipment Purchased Thanks to Donation


Julie Hale-Miller from Country Financial standing with donation check amid BES students

Thanks to Julie Hale-Miller and Country Financial for their recent donation of $1,500 to Ball Elementary School. The donation was used to purchase new footballs, basketballs, scoop ball sets, velcro catch games, jump ropes, nets for the soccer goals, as well as storage bins and jump rope racks to help keep the equipment better organized. Now our students have access to a variety of activities that they weren't able to do before due to lack of supplies.


"Personally, I enjoy supporting initiatives that keep people moving (recess), promote healthier eating choices, and improve overall well-being both physically & fiscally," says Julie.


In 2020,Country Financial donated $3 million to organizations and programs that support first responders and active-duty service members, supporting the company’s vision to “enrich lives in the communities we serve.”


Country Financial is continuing the program in 2021 and expanding the opportunity to educators, to help financial representatives further support their local community. The Operation Helping Heroes program was created in 2015 to support non-profit events and programs that benefit active-duty service members, veterans and their families.