For over 60 years, Les Schwab has prided themselves on doing the right thing. This means serving customers with integrity, honesty and timely attention since 1952.
Now we’d like to recognize some of the people that have made a difference in your life, and who make North Central Washington a better place. Each month, Les Schwab will award an outstanding person or organization with a $500 Doing The Right Thing Contribution. The award can be used to help a current project succeed, or donated to a worthy charity.
Do you know someone that’s “Doing the Right Thing?” Please tell us their story using the form on this page and submit the nomination.
Buell Hawkins of Valley Tractor has been selected for Les Schwab’s “Doing The Right Thing” $500 contribution. Buell is a community leader when it comes to championing good causes, and is being recognized for his recent
involvement in helping drive support for the livestock auctions that help support 4H and FFA programs He plans to donate his award money to the Washington Apple Education Foundation.
Known best for its scholarship program, WAEF donors make educational dreams come true for kids raised in tree fruit industry communities. Children of growers, farmworkers, warehouse employees and others connected to the state’s apple, cherry and pear crops qualify for these valuable scholarships.
Read more about the Washington Apple Education Foundation here:
Do you know somebody "Doing The Right Thing?" Be sure to tell us their story!