Philanthropic Programs

Operation School Bell®

Students, grades pre K – 12, have the opportunity to shop at a designated Kohl’s or Target store.  They select their clothing based on individual needs and circumstances.  All receive a personal hygiene kit.  Their smiles as they leave the store are as big as the bags they are carrying!

Operation Cinderella

Provides high school seniors in need with everything necessary, from formal dresses to tux rental gift certificates, for a positive prom experience.

Operation Support Our Schools

Provides a variety of support services to at-risk students on nineteen campuses located in the Clear Creek and Dickinson Independent School Districts.

Assault Surivor Kit Assembly #1

Assault Survivor Kits®

Provides clothing and hygiene kits for victims of domestic and sexual assaults whose clothing has been retained by law enforcement as evidence.

Ready for Work

Provides men and women identified by the United Way of Greater Houston THRIVE Center at Bay Area and The Bridge Over Troubled Waters with interview and job appropriate clothing.

Barnes and Noble #1

Community Outreach

Provides opportunities to meet one-time or emergency needs in the service area.

2018-2019 Statistics

$703

thousand dollars returned to our community

$267

thousand dollars earned from chapter fundraisers

27

thousand hours volunteered

News & Events

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Assistance League of the Bay Area Raises Awareness of Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Awareness Month takes place every October. It evolved from a Day of Unity first observed in October 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The intent was to connect advocates for survivors of abuse across the nation, working to end violence against women and their children. As a result of our philanthropic […]

Assistance League of the Bay Area Concludes Operation School Bell Phase I

The chapter was thrilled to serve 3,034 students, the highest number to date, through Operation School Bell®. This is Assistance League® of the Bay Area’s signature philanthropic program. These students were dressed over three weeks at area Kohl’s stores, and the Target store on Galveston Island. Students from Clear Creek, Deer Park, Dickinson, Friendswood, Galveston, La […]

Yaga’s Children’s Fund Donates to Assistance League of the Bay Area

On September 24th, Assistance League® of the Bay Area was awarded a $1,700 grant from the Yaga’s Children’s Fund. The money will be utilized for the chapter’s largest philanthropic program, Operation School Bell®. Grants & Foundations Vice Chairman Sarah Foulds attended the distribution of funds event.

HIGHER Up Texas Visits Assistance League of the Bay Area’s Award-Winning Resale Shop

It was a real treat to provide the opportunity for students from HIGHER Up Texas to visit the chapter’s award-winning Resale Shop in early September. Volunteers assisted the students in selecting professional clothing for potential interviews when they seek part-time job opportunities. In its inaugural year, 30 high school students from Dickinson ISD participate in […]

The Albemarle Foundation Recognized for Ongoing Support

The Albemarle Foundation has been supporting Assistance League® of the Bay Area through donor gifts for the past four years. They have also helped as volunteers with two of our philanthropic programs, Operation School Bell® and Operation Cinderella. At the chapter’s September 23rd membership meeting, they were recognized for their 2018-2019 contributions of $25,750. Cumulatively since […]

Operation Support Our Schools Hosts 1st Bulk Food Buy

The Operation Support Our Schools Committee met at Sam’s Club in Friendswood location for the first of their Food Buys for campuses who are served by Communities In Schools – Bay Area in Clear Creek and Dickinson ISDs. Student Support Specialists at each campus complete a food order of nonperishable nutritional and snack items. The Campus […]

News & Events

  • All
  • News

Assistance League of the Bay Area Raises Awareness of Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Awareness Month takes place every October. It evolved from a Day of Unity first observed in October 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The intent was to connect advocates for survivors of abuse across the nation, working to end violence against women and their children. As a result of our philanthropic […]

Assistance League of the Bay Area Concludes Operation School Bell Phase I

The chapter was thrilled to serve 3,034 students, the highest number to date, through Operation School Bell®. This is Assistance League® of the Bay Area’s signature philanthropic program. These students were dressed over three weeks at area Kohl’s stores, and the Target store on Galveston Island. Students from Clear Creek, Deer Park, Dickinson, Friendswood, Galveston, La […]

Yaga’s Children’s Fund Donates to Assistance League of the Bay Area

On September 24th, Assistance League® of the Bay Area was awarded a $1,700 grant from the Yaga’s Children’s Fund. The money will be utilized for the chapter’s largest philanthropic program, Operation School Bell®. Grants & Foundations Vice Chairman Sarah Foulds attended the distribution of funds event.

HIGHER Up Texas Visits Assistance League of the Bay Area’s Award-Winning Resale Shop

It was a real treat to provide the opportunity for students from HIGHER Up Texas to visit the chapter’s award-winning Resale Shop in early September. Volunteers assisted the students in selecting professional clothing for potential interviews when they seek part-time job opportunities. In its inaugural year, 30 high school students from Dickinson ISD participate in […]

The Albemarle Foundation Recognized for Ongoing Support

The Albemarle Foundation has been supporting Assistance League® of the Bay Area through donor gifts for the past four years. They have also helped as volunteers with two of our philanthropic programs, Operation School Bell® and Operation Cinderella. At the chapter’s September 23rd membership meeting, they were recognized for their 2018-2019 contributions of $25,750. Cumulatively since […]

Operation Support Our Schools Hosts 1st Bulk Food Buy

The Operation Support Our Schools Committee met at Sam’s Club in Friendswood location for the first of their Food Buys for campuses who are served by Communities In Schools – Bay Area in Clear Creek and Dickinson ISDs. Student Support Specialists at each campus complete a food order of nonperishable nutritional and snack items. The Campus […]

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