Who We Are

We are 260 member volunteers in Atlanta focused on making our community a better place to live.

Assistance League of Atlanta is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization helping children and adults in need rebuild their lives and become more self-sufficient.  We assist a network of 250 community partners to provide new clothing, household goods, hygiene kits, comfort items and educational aid to those affected by homelessness, abuse and poverty.

Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community 

2017-18 Statistics

533,000

dollars returned to the Atlanta community

53,000

people served in the Atlanta community

53,800

hours volunteered

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Annual Glitz & Glam Sale – November 2018

We just completed another successful once-a-year Glitz and Glam Sale in early November  Held in our Attic Treasures Thrift Shop in Chamblee, this special sale featured holiday attire for the whole family…from casual tops, dresses and evening wear for the ladies to jackets and suits for the men to affordable outfits for the children. We […]

Thrift Shopping at its Best!

Attic Treasures, a nonprofit thrift shop owned and operated by Assistance League of Atlanta, provides the major source of funding for our philanthropic programs. The shop offers good quality, gently-used clothing for the whole family, as well as household items, books, jewelry, accessories and collectibles at affordable prices. With the addition of our new “Home Store,” […]

Assistance League wins first prize – October 2018

Each October, Atlanta Botanical Garden sponsors the Scarecrows in the Garden event, which includes a contest for the best scarecrow.  Entrants include local artists, crafters, youth groups and other organizations.  There are two divisions – professional and non-professional.  This year, Assistance League of Atlanta’s entry,  “The Huntress – Thrift Shop Style.”  won first prize in […]

Falls of Autry Mill Tennis Tournament – October 2018

For two days over an October weekend,  both men and women amateur and professional tennis players hit the courts to play in support of Assistance League of Atlanta during The Falls of Autry Mills Pro/Am Charity Tennis Tournament.  Eighty players competed on twelve courts while family and neighbors  came out to cheer from the sidelines. […]

Year in Review

How can over 270 Assistance League member volunteers help more than 53,000 children and adults in need in our community? Through hard work, a generous spirit, a desire to help others and a large network of community partners, that’s how. Our partner network includes 235 elementary and middle schools in DeKalb County, Fulton County and the Atlanta […]

National Operation School Bell® Award – May 2018

Rodney Harleston, Social Worker at Therrell High School, was awarded the National Operation School Bell Award by the Atlanta Chapter at their May luncheon. Harleston received the award for acting as liaison for Atlanta Public Schools (APS); creating a database of student resource requests each year, including shoe vouchers; submitting clothing requests from APS social workers […]

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  • Events
  • News
  • Uncategorized

Annual Glitz & Glam Sale – November 2018

We just completed another successful once-a-year Glitz and Glam Sale in early November  Held in our Attic Treasures Thrift Shop in Chamblee, this special sale featured holiday attire for the whole family…from casual tops, dresses and evening wear for the ladies to jackets and suits for the men to affordable outfits for the children. We […]

Thrift Shopping at its Best!

Attic Treasures, a nonprofit thrift shop owned and operated by Assistance League of Atlanta, provides the major source of funding for our philanthropic programs. The shop offers good quality, gently-used clothing for the whole family, as well as household items, books, jewelry, accessories and collectibles at affordable prices. With the addition of our new “Home Store,” […]

Assistance League wins first prize – October 2018

Each October, Atlanta Botanical Garden sponsors the Scarecrows in the Garden event, which includes a contest for the best scarecrow.  Entrants include local artists, crafters, youth groups and other organizations.  There are two divisions – professional and non-professional.  This year, Assistance League of Atlanta’s entry,  “The Huntress – Thrift Shop Style.”  won first prize in […]

Falls of Autry Mill Tennis Tournament – October 2018

For two days over an October weekend,  both men and women amateur and professional tennis players hit the courts to play in support of Assistance League of Atlanta during The Falls of Autry Mills Pro/Am Charity Tennis Tournament.  Eighty players competed on twelve courts while family and neighbors  came out to cheer from the sidelines. […]

Year in Review

How can over 270 Assistance League member volunteers help more than 53,000 children and adults in need in our community? Through hard work, a generous spirit, a desire to help others and a large network of community partners, that’s how. Our partner network includes 235 elementary and middle schools in DeKalb County, Fulton County and the Atlanta […]

National Operation School Bell® Award – May 2018

Rodney Harleston, Social Worker at Therrell High School, was awarded the National Operation School Bell Award by the Atlanta Chapter at their May luncheon. Harleston received the award for acting as liaison for Atlanta Public Schools (APS); creating a database of student resource requests each year, including shoe vouchers; submitting clothing requests from APS social workers […]

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