October 23, 2012
Sleep Country tops 50,000 donations
Sleep Country tallied up 50,309 total items donated in its annual School Supply Drive for Foster Kids. School supplies were donated at Sleep Country locations from July 30 to Sept. 9.
Donations were distributed among 18 foster-care nonprofit partners in the Northwest and in Issaquah, and support foster children served by Treehouse, Bethany Christian Services, Community & Family Services Foundation, Intensive Children’s Services and Olive Crest.
Sleep Country is now collecting new, water-resistant warm coats through Nov. 4 for the Northwest’s nearly 20,000 foster children.
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Wells Fargo Advisors get new complex manager
Mark Trafford recently joined Wells Fargo Advisors, a St. Louis-based national brokerage firm, as complex manager of the firm’s Kirkland and Issaquah offices.
He is based in Kirkland, at 2205 Carillon Point.
Trafford has 18 years experience in the brokerage business.
He came to Wells Fargo Advisors from Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, where he was a branch manager.