If you have a caring heart and a desire to help people in need, come join us.

National Assistance League

When you join Assistance League, you become one of 23,000 dedicated member volunteers across the country who enhance the lives of more than 1.5 million families, children, and adults in need. Through a commitment of hands-on action, members in 120 chapters fund and staff philanthropic programs in local communities.

For more information about National Assistance League, visit www.AssistanceLeague.org.

Atlanta Chapter

Assistance League of Atlanta members celebrated the chapter's 35th anniversary in 2017

Assistance League of Atlanta has over 260 member volunteers who help children and adults in need rebuild their lives and become more self-sufficient. In the fiscal year ending May 31, 2017, our member volunteers donated more than 65,000 volunteer hours to the chapter’s philanthropic programs and Attic Treasures Thrift Shop.

We are a 100 percent volunteer organization. This means we have no employees and no salaried executive director. Our member volunteers do it all. Come join us and become part of our community service efforts to help children and adults in need.

Member volunteers pack bears that comfort children in crisis.
Warehouse workers sort donated goods for thrift shop display.

Membership Requirements

If you have a caring heart, a generous spirit, and a desire to help people in need, please consider joining us. We want those interested in membership to understand the commitment we ask of our member volunteers. Requirements include:

  • Work every month in the Attic Treasures Thrift Shop or its warehouse (the major source of income to support our programs)
  • Attend monthly meetings (except July and August)
  • Work on at least one philanthropic program

Prior to joining, individuals attend two orientation meetings to ensure they fully understand the commitment they are making and become familiar with the philanthropic programs and fundraising activities of the organization.

Membership Criteria

Membership in Assistance League of Atlanta is open to individuals interested in community service who are willing and able to meet the requirements of active membership as stated in the bylaws and standing rules of the chapter. Membership is open to all persons regardless of age, gender, race, color, creed or ethnic background. For more information about becoming a member volunteer, contact us.

Assistance League of Atlanta is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and donations are tax deductible. Our Donor Privacy Policy is available for review.

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