Who We Are

Assistance League of Bend is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization making a difference in the lives of children and adults dealing with poverty, homelessness, and cancer in Deschutes County.  We serve the community through a number of philanthropic programs which include new school clothes for students living in poverty, memory books for foster children, personal care items for low-income seniors, and handmade hats for cancer patients and the homeless.  

Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community

Save the Date!

Raise-a-Glass-Flyer-Final

Mark your calendars for an evening of fun and laughter to support children and families. This festive evening will feature special guest speaker, former NFL quarterback, Drew Bledsoe, as well as awesome cocktails, amazing cuisine, and a raucous live auction. Tickets available soon.

2019-2020 Statistics

$429K

dollars returned to Deschutes County

6.0K

people served in Deschutes County

17.3K

hours volunteered

News & Events

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Cascade Disposal Sponsors Raise a Glass for the Kids Fundraiser

Assistance League of Bend would like to sincerely thank our friends at Cascade Disposal for their generous $4,000 sponsorship of our upcoming fundraiser, Raise a Glass for the Kids. Proceeds from this event will benefit Assistance League of Bend’s Operation School Bell program which provides new clothes to over 2,000 children in Deschutes County annually. […]

Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation Grant

The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation recently awarded Assistance League of Bend a generous donation for their Operation School Bell program. The funds will be used to provide clothing to children living in poverty in Deschutes County. According to the Foundation Executive Director, Carma Mornarich, “The existence of a pandemic and widespread wildfire didn’t mean […]

New Books for 1,200 Students

Assistance League of Bend kicked-off their free book give-away to low-income children in Deschutes County this week thanks to a generous donation directed toward literacy. Summer reading helps children continue to improve their skills and encourages a lifelong habit. Through their Operation School Bell®  program, Assistance League of Bend is providing a Scholastic package to […]

Pacific Power Foundation Grant

The Pacific Power Foundation has awarded Assistance League of Bend a generous grant to assist families facing hardship in Deschutes County. Specifically, this grant will support Operation School Bell which provides new clothes to students in kindergarten through grade 12 who are living in poverty. Assistance League of Bend is immensely grateful for the Pacific […]

OnPoint Community Credit Union Grant

Assistance League of Bend would like to sincerely thank our friends at OnPoint Community Credit Union for their recent grant to support low-income children in Deschutes County. OnPoint  was formed by a handful of schoolteachers more than 88 years ago to help their local community. Assistance League of Bend’s Operation School Bell program, which provides […]

Remembering Past President, Nancy Martin

Nancy Martin served as president of Assistance League of Bend from 2012-2014. She played a vital role in the success of the Bend chapter and touched the lives of thousands of people during her 26 years of membership. Nancy was an authority on bylaws, policies and procedures and served as Bylaws chairman for the chapter […]

News & Events

  • All
  • Events
  • Grants
  • Operation School Bell
  • Uncategorized

Cascade Disposal Sponsors Raise a Glass for the Kids Fundraiser

Assistance League of Bend would like to sincerely thank our friends at Cascade Disposal for their generous $4,000 sponsorship of our upcoming fundraiser, Raise a Glass for the Kids. Proceeds from this event will benefit Assistance League of Bend’s Operation School Bell program which provides new clothes to over 2,000 children in Deschutes County annually. […]

Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation Grant

The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation recently awarded Assistance League of Bend a generous donation for their Operation School Bell program. The funds will be used to provide clothing to children living in poverty in Deschutes County. According to the Foundation Executive Director, Carma Mornarich, “The existence of a pandemic and widespread wildfire didn’t mean […]

New Books for 1,200 Students

Assistance League of Bend kicked-off their free book give-away to low-income children in Deschutes County this week thanks to a generous donation directed toward literacy. Summer reading helps children continue to improve their skills and encourages a lifelong habit. Through their Operation School Bell®  program, Assistance League of Bend is providing a Scholastic package to […]

Pacific Power Foundation Grant

The Pacific Power Foundation has awarded Assistance League of Bend a generous grant to assist families facing hardship in Deschutes County. Specifically, this grant will support Operation School Bell which provides new clothes to students in kindergarten through grade 12 who are living in poverty. Assistance League of Bend is immensely grateful for the Pacific […]

OnPoint Community Credit Union Grant

Assistance League of Bend would like to sincerely thank our friends at OnPoint Community Credit Union for their recent grant to support low-income children in Deschutes County. OnPoint  was formed by a handful of schoolteachers more than 88 years ago to help their local community. Assistance League of Bend’s Operation School Bell program, which provides […]

Remembering Past President, Nancy Martin

Nancy Martin served as president of Assistance League of Bend from 2012-2014. She played a vital role in the success of the Bend chapter and touched the lives of thousands of people during her 26 years of membership. Nancy was an authority on bylaws, policies and procedures and served as Bylaws chairman for the chapter […]

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