Wells Fargo + Operation Warm

Partnership Overview

Wells Fargo in Chicago began collaborating with Operation Warm in 2014. Each year, Wells Fargo adopts 10-15 Title I schools and nearly 10,000 Chicago children received brand new winter coats from Wells Fargo employees. Wells Fargo is also the lead corporate sponsor of our annual CHA-Operation Warm at which 10,000 children receive a coat while families are connected with valuable social resources.

6 Year Partnership

50,000 Coats Donated

600 Employee Volunteers

Wells Fargo supports Operation Warm through…

  • Employee Volunteer Events
  • Lead corporate sponsor of annual CHA-Operation Warm
  • Employee donations matched by the Wells Fargo Foundation
“Making sure children in need have brand new coats is the highlight of the year for our Chicagoland team members, who live and work in the communities we serve.”
-Carter Wellford, Wells Fargo Team Member

Wells Fargo + Operation Warm Volunteer Coat Event

“Getting a brand new coat sends the kids a message that they are cared about and people want the best for them.”
-Lynn Garner, Principal of Langford Academy
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