Assistance League in the Community

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Feb

Oklahoma City – Children and Education Focus of Newest Assistance League

Most people are familiar with all the good things the Assistance League® (founded in 1919) does for communities nationwide. Things like Operation School Bell, which provides clothing for students, some of whom have never owned an article of new clothing, while also building self-esteem, improving school attendance and raising grades. Things like establishing thrift shops […]

31

Dec

Assistance League ACTION! Week

The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, now lay empty, flung over a chair. The decorations are gone, the presents forsaken, the tree and garland, all down, have been taken, Up to the attic, put away for the year. Say goodbye to the season of cheer. But look, over yonder, curled up in […]

01

Nov

Shop Small to Make a Big Difference

When do you start your holiday shopping?  Are you a planner who starts shopping and hiding gifts around the house in early summer, or are you a last minute shopper who pays extra for overnight shipping on December 21st every year?  Either way, what if you took a new approach this year and embraced the […]

Nov

All Chapters – The Season of Thanks

As the holiday season is fast approaching, one oftentimes thinks about our many blessings and possible avenues for giving back.  Assistance League is entirely focused on giving back and positively impacting our local communities.  Assistance League’s main philanthropic program, Operation School Bell®, positively impacts students’ self-esteem, providing supplemental school clothes for many children who have […]

Nov

Raising Funds to Provide Community Programs

Assistance League members are busy getting their fundraisers organized for the upcoming year to support their many programs. Assistance League chapters are all-volunteer organizations that develop and implement programs to make huge differences in the lives of the their local communities.  Their programs provide services in their communities for needs not covered by anyone else. […]

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Aug

Back to School Shopping

August always brings to mind the fun and the stress of the back to school season.  Whether it is memories of when we were younger and getting to shop for a new backpack or when our children were younger and having to brave the crowds to shop for school supplies.  Whatever comes to mind, there […]