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

$697

thousand dollars returned to our community

$267

thousand dollars earned from chapter fundraisers

27

thousand hours volunteered

News & Events

Denim & Diamonds Annual Meeting Wraps Up Successful Year & Recognizes Deserving Individuals

Assistance League® of the Bay Area held its annual meeting on Tuesday, May 28 at Red River BBQ in League City. In addition to brief business conducted, a informative and entertaining history was shared by charter member Sharon Dillard, a 25th anniversary video was played encapsulating the rich traditions, activities, and accomplishments of the chapter, […]

Partnership with Kohl’s Allows Chapter to Serve More by Allocating over $50,000 in Additional Spending

Assistance League® of the Bay Area continues to be amazed at the wonderful partnership with Kohl’s. As a result of purchase power and discounts provided, and Kohl’s Cash, the Operation School Bell® philanthropic program was able to maximize their dollars to serve more students in their six school districts they support. Over $50,000 additional dollars […]

Assistance League of the Bay Area Celebrates Silver Anniversary and 31 Years of Service to the Community

In 1988, Assistance League® of Houston conducted research to determine if this area could and would support the philanthropic programs and fundraising activities promoting the mission, vision, and values of the National organization.  The Houston chapter asked Bay Area volunteer leaders to organize an auxiliary for our community.  On November 15, 1988, eighty-five charter members […]

City of Dickinson Issues Proclamation Recognizing Chapter’s Anniversary Milestone

In celebration of the chapter’s 25th anniversary, the City of Dickinson issued a proclamation on Tuesday, May 14 recognizing Assistance League of the Bay Area for this milestone. Our organization is proud to support Dickinson students through the Operation Cinderella, Operation School Bell®, and Operation Support Our Schools philanthropic programs.

Assistance League of the Bay Area Expands Assault Survivor Kits Program to La Porte

Gail Ashby, Assault Survivor Kits® Chairman 2018-2019, and Sarah Foulds, chapter President 2018-2019, were invited to speak at the Crime Area Houston Texas, USA Victim Liaisons Committee April meeting. Attending this event, hosted by the La Porte Police Department , were Crime Victim Liaisons from the Deer Park, Friendswood and Missouri City Police Departments, and […]

Assistance League of the Bay Area Receives $2,000 from the Lunar Rendezvous Festival

Assistance League® of the Bay Area is honored to have received $2,000 from the Lunar Rendezvous Festival during their 2019 Annual Kick-Off and Distribution of Funds event on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Since 2007, the festival has gifted our chapter over $32,000. Jill Geyer Reason, Advisory Board member, presents chapter President, Sarah Foulds, with the […]

News & Events

Denim & Diamonds Annual Meeting Wraps Up Successful Year & Recognizes Deserving Individuals

Assistance League® of the Bay Area held its annual meeting on Tuesday, May 28 at Red River BBQ in League City. In addition to brief business conducted, a informative and entertaining history was shared by charter member Sharon Dillard, a 25th anniversary video was played encapsulating the rich traditions, activities, and accomplishments of the chapter, […]

Partnership with Kohl’s Allows Chapter to Serve More by Allocating over $50,000 in Additional Spending

Assistance League® of the Bay Area continues to be amazed at the wonderful partnership with Kohl’s. As a result of purchase power and discounts provided, and Kohl’s Cash, the Operation School Bell® philanthropic program was able to maximize their dollars to serve more students in their six school districts they support. Over $50,000 additional dollars […]

Assistance League of the Bay Area Celebrates Silver Anniversary and 31 Years of Service to the Community

In 1988, Assistance League® of Houston conducted research to determine if this area could and would support the philanthropic programs and fundraising activities promoting the mission, vision, and values of the National organization.  The Houston chapter asked Bay Area volunteer leaders to organize an auxiliary for our community.  On November 15, 1988, eighty-five charter members […]

City of Dickinson Issues Proclamation Recognizing Chapter’s Anniversary Milestone

In celebration of the chapter’s 25th anniversary, the City of Dickinson issued a proclamation on Tuesday, May 14 recognizing Assistance League of the Bay Area for this milestone. Our organization is proud to support Dickinson students through the Operation Cinderella, Operation School Bell®, and Operation Support Our Schools philanthropic programs.

Assistance League of the Bay Area Expands Assault Survivor Kits Program to La Porte

Gail Ashby, Assault Survivor Kits® Chairman 2018-2019, and Sarah Foulds, chapter President 2018-2019, were invited to speak at the Crime Area Houston Texas, USA Victim Liaisons Committee April meeting. Attending this event, hosted by the La Porte Police Department , were Crime Victim Liaisons from the Deer Park, Friendswood and Missouri City Police Departments, and […]

Assistance League of the Bay Area Receives $2,000 from the Lunar Rendezvous Festival

Assistance League® of the Bay Area is honored to have received $2,000 from the Lunar Rendezvous Festival during their 2019 Annual Kick-Off and Distribution of Funds event on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Since 2007, the festival has gifted our chapter over $32,000. Jill Geyer Reason, Advisory Board member, presents chapter President, Sarah Foulds, with the […]

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