Transforming Lives  •  Strengthening Community

Philanthropic Programs

Providing Christmas gifts for residents in care centers

Care Center Support

Being Remembered • Feeling Loved

Summer scholarships for high school students

Enrichment Scholarships

Education • Preparing for Future

Providing clothing for students in need

Operation
School Bell®

New Clothes • Self Confidence

Providing emergency clothing for ER patients

Hospital Patient Support

New Clothes • Dignity • Comfort

Year in Review

2,285

students clothed in Whatcom County community

$55,717

in scholarships
awarded to students
in Whatcom County

550

 ER patients received
emergency clothing at
St. Joseph’s Hospital 

News & Events

What’s on Sale at our Shop this Week?

Our very popular HALF PRICE CLOTHING SALE continues! We are receiving such wonderful donations that we want to pass the savings on to you. Racks are restocked daily… Check out the jewelry department, too. All bracelets are 50% off this week! Thrift & Gift Shop Sales: July 16 – 20 Every Saturday: Books 50% off (excluding […]

Support Assistance League! Shop at Amazon.smile

You can make a difference while you shop Amazon Prime Day deals on July 15 & 16. Simply shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/91-1039776 and AmazonSmile donates to Assistance League of Bellingham WA

Enrichment Scholarship Recipient Loves Camp

Thank you to Deanne Kanenaga for sharing this information about her son’s camp experience. “Marcus Kanenaga was a recipient of an enrichment scholarship in 2019. He is already back from 8 days of viewing the stars with the University of Arizona staff and co-campers. Please find attached a shot of Marcus with his roommates at […]

Announcing the New Website!

Welcome to Assistance League of Bellingham’s new website! We are so excited to offer a new look and more services for you. Learn about our chapter and how we support our four philanthropic programs in Whatcom County. As you view each page on the website, don’t miss the following features: Shoppers News-get weekly posts about […]

Care Center Residents Receive Birthday Cards

As a member of the Care Center Support Committee, Carol Robertson sends birthday cards to residents of care centers in Whatcom County. “I joined Assistance League in 1997, leaving the Everett chapter which I joined in 1975.  Arriving in Bellingham, I was a full time member, and enjoyed working at the thrift shop. I can no […]

Lighthearted Fun at our Fashion Show and Luncheon

The 6th Annual Assistance League Fashion Show “Struttin’ into Spring” was held at the Bellingham Golf and Country Club on April 13th, 2019. A delectable champagne and filet mignon lunch was served.  The event has become a springtime hit with the socially minded, well dressed set attracting a sell out crowd of over 200. Several […]

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