Assisteens of the Bay Area Celebrate New Partnership with The Bridge Over Troubled Waters

We’re expanding! Assisteens® of the Bay Area are excited to announce the membership approved the addition of The Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Inc. as our newest philanthropic program partner with Project Snuggle. Forty-five fleece blankets, made by our teens over the course of several weeks, were delivered to the facility to kickstart the partnership. Pictured, […]

Assisteens of the Bay Support Children Living in Domestic Abuse Shelter

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence shares on their website 1 in 15 children are exposed to intimate partner violence each year, and 90% of these children are eyewitnesses to this violence. Assisteens® of the Bay Area desire for those young children to feel safe, secure, and to spend time with young adult role models […]

Memory Care Residents at Heartis Clear Lake Receive Cards through Notes for Folks Philanthropic Program

The Alzheimer’s Association states an estimated 6.2 million Americans age 65 and older are living with Alzheimer’s dementia in 2021. And by the year 2050, their projections indicate the number will more than double to 12.7 million. Assisteens® of the Bay Area, through their philanthropic program, Notes for Folks, provide monthly communication to the individuals […]

Cause for Paws Provides Adoption Kits for Families Bringing Home Companion Animals

According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), there are 6.5 million companion animals who enter shelters each year. Approximately 3.2 million shelter animals are adopted each year. Assisteens® of the Bay Area help those who adopt small and large dogs as well as cats at the League City Animal […]

Birthday in a Box Philanthropic Program Provides Essential Items to Celebrate At-Risk Children’s Birthdays

Do you remember the excitement and anticipation as your birthday neared each year? The celebration with friends, opening presents, and blowing out the candles on your cake? Can you imagine there may be children who may not get that experience? Neither can we! Each month after the membership meeting adjourns, Assisteens® of the Bay Area […]

Assisteens of the Bay Area Return over $126,000 to the Community during 2020-2021

The US Department of Labor, Bureau of Statistics values the volunteer hour at $28.06. Despite the challenges of the pandemic, Assisteens® of the Bay Area demonstrated their commitment to their community by reporting 4,513.90 service hours which equates to $126,660.04 returned to the Bay Area community during the 2020-2021 fiscal year.