Who We Are

We are 288 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.  Through our programs, we assist a network of 250 community partners to provide new clothing, food, household goods, hygiene kits, comfort items and educational aid to those affected by homelessness, abuse and poverty.

Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community 

2022-23 Statistics

579,000

dollars returned to the Atlanta community

48,100

people served in the Atlanta community

42,300

hours volunteered

Assistance League - Still Helping, Always Caring

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Backpack Buddies Program Provides Food for Schoolchildren in Need

Members fill the weekend hunger gap by providing food for students who might otherwise lack meals over the weekend. These students, selected by school counselors, take home on Fridays a backpack of healthy meals and snacks, making it possible for each student to return to school on Monday mornings fed and ready to learn.

Assistance League hosts a holiday party for Mary Hall Freedom Village

An Assistance League highlight in December was the Mary Hall Christmas party held at North Atlanta Church of Christ on December 16th.  This year the theme was “Family Day” and included the Mary Hall residents and their invited guests and children.  We estimate about 175-180 attended.

Members Pack Layettes for Mothers in Need

Through our Wee Help program our member volunteers assemble new baby items into layette packages and deliver them to Atlanta area clinics and hospitals for new mothers in need. Each layette package contains a gown, footed sleeper, onesie, hooded towel, diapers, wipes, socks and a hand-knitted cap. In the fiscal year ending May 31, 2023,we […]

2022-2023 Year in Review

How can over 250 Assistance League member volunteers help more than 48,100 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 […]

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Backpack Buddies Program Provides Food for Schoolchildren in Need

Members fill the weekend hunger gap by providing food for students who might otherwise lack meals over the weekend. These students, selected by school counselors, take home on Fridays a backpack of healthy meals and snacks, making it possible for each student to return to school on Monday mornings fed and ready to learn.

Assistance League hosts a holiday party for Mary Hall Freedom Village

An Assistance League highlight in December was the Mary Hall Christmas party held at North Atlanta Church of Christ on December 16th.  This year the theme was “Family Day” and included the Mary Hall residents and their invited guests and children.  We estimate about 175-180 attended.

Members Pack Layettes for Mothers in Need

Through our Wee Help program our member volunteers assemble new baby items into layette packages and deliver them to Atlanta area clinics and hospitals for new mothers in need. Each layette package contains a gown, footed sleeper, onesie, hooded towel, diapers, wipes, socks and a hand-knitted cap. In the fiscal year ending May 31, 2023,we […]

2022-2023 Year in Review

How can over 250 Assistance League member volunteers help more than 48,100 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 […]

Operation School Bell and 2022-2023 Year End Review

How can over 250 Assistance League member volunteers help more than 48,100 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 […]

Peachtree Corners Festival

It was a warm, sunny Saturday in September for the Peachtree Corners Festival in Town Center. Our Philanthropic Center is located in Peachtree Corners, so we wanted to share our story to people in the area who might not know about all the good work we do to help children and adults in need in […]

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