Community Needs

01

Aug

Inland North County – Grand Opening of One Safe Place

On June 23rd, we had the privilege of attending the Grand Opening of One Safe Place for Community Partners and Stakeholders.  One Safe Place or the North County Family Justice Center is a project of the San Diego County District Attorney’s office and is intended to provide services to victims of domestic violence, child abuse, […]

06

Jun

San Antonio – Helps Children Step Into Summer

Through Assistance League of San Antonio’s Operation School Bell® Program 560 students from Jackson-Keller Elementary School, North East Independent School District, received a brand new pair of shoes along with six pairs of socks on May 16, 2022. Member volunteers fitted the children with the new shoes and were rewarded with proud smiles, hugs, and [...]

19

May

Reno-Sparks – Sponsors Baby Shower

Assistance League of Reno-Sparks was proud to provide gifts for the 6th annual Veterans Baby Shower sponsored by the VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System. As an initial supporter of this event six years ago, we’re glad to see how it has grown, with support from other community organizations as well, including the VFW, Carson City […]

May

Northern Virginia – Hosts Paper Shredding Event

This month’s paper-shredding event was our most successful ever.  Whether it was the trifecta of good causes that were served by this single event, the glorious sunny day, or a combination of those factors, we cannot know exactly.  We were delighted by the steady stream of cars that greeted us, each filled with papers to […]

18

Apr

Northern Virginia – Sponsors GotSneakers Campaign

We are delighted by the success of our GotSneakers campaign, which we launched in January.  GotSneakers.com compensates nonprofit organizations for the sneakers they collect.  Athletic shoes in good condition are provided to individuals all over the world who can’t afford quality footwear.  Sneakers that are not suitable are recycled and used as paving materials. For […]

23

Mar

Montgomery County – Safety Day at the Woodlands Children’s Museum

Assistance League Montgomery County volunteers were delighted to be again participating in Safety Days at the Woodlands Children’s Museum. Volunteers with our Poison Information-Always Ask™ program and our Passport for Good Health™ program, both focusing on the health and safety of children, distributed over 100 valuable information packets to families attending the event. Passport for [...]