Assistance League of the Bay Area is a chapter of the Assistance League  which was founded in 1935.

Our chapter was founded in 1994. Assistance League of the Bay Area is 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

We have close to 200 members who volunteer for us and an active Assisteens® Auxiliary composed of male and female high school students. Assisteens design and implement their own philanthropic programs, as well as provide support to Assistance League of the Bay Area programs.

We are always seeking dedicated and enthusiastic members to join. Please visit our Membership page to find out how to join, learn about various volunteering and fundraising activities, discover the benefits of being a member, and how to fulfill member requirements.

Mission, Vision, Motto, and Values

MISSION

Assistance League volunteers transforming the lives of children and adults through community programs.

VISION

Essential needs are met in our community and families flourish.

MOTTO

We Change Lives

CORE VALUES

Commitment – Dedicated to a course of action

Leadership – Willingness to lead and develop leaders

Ethics – Doing the right thing in a reliable way

Accountability – Willingness to accept responsibility

Respect – Treating all with courtesy

STRATEGIC PLAN

Annual Report and Financials

National Assistance League Volunteers in Action

Assistance League
of the Bay Area
2016-2017 Board of Directors

PRESIDENT

Dee Cover

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Ann-Marie Doolin

VICE PRESIDENT MEMBERSHIP

Katy Bastedo

VICE PRESIDENT PHILANTHROPIC PROGRAMS

Cathy Miller-Thornton

VICE PRESIDENT RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Carol Latimer

VICE PRESIDENT OPERATIONS

Ellen Lancaster

TREASURER

Barbara Weitenhagen

SECRETARY

Cathy Wolfe

ASSISTEENS® COORDINATOR

Karen Douglass

EDUCATION CHAIRMAN

Arlis Miles

MARKETING CHAIRMAN

Lisa Holbrook

STRATEGIC PLANNING CHAIRMAN

Ann Hammond

PARLIAMENTARIAN

Kim Barker

Assistance League
of the Bay Area
2016-17 Advisory Council

Mary Alys Cherry
Bay Area Houston Magazine Publisher

Dick Gregg, Jr.
Attorney, Gregg & Gregg PC

John Nugent
Re/MAX Space Center Realty

Rebecca Reitz
Attorney, Gay & Reitz

Dr. Greg Smith
Clear Creek Independent School District Superintendent