Chapter News



Reno-Sparks – Receives Funds from Nevada’s Big Give

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) – Nevada’s Big Give is a daylong campaign to raise money for nonprofits across the state. “There’s more than 200 nonprofits; 75 of those are in northern Nevada,” said Mary Ellen Horan, Executive Director of Arts for All Nevada. Donations are accepted online and for the first time, The Lake Mansion in […]



Flintridge – Offers Memorial Scholarship

La Cañada-based philanthropic organization and its auxiliary are each offering scholarships to deserving students this spring. Assistance League of Flintridge offers the annual Mary Ellen Hillgren Memorial Scholarship, named for the late Mary Ellen Hillgren and established in 1995. Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to La Cañada High School students who will attend a […]


San Pedro – South Bay – Receives Grant Award for Dental Services

Bemidji, Minn. — Once front-office workers at the Northern Dental Care heard that they received the grant, they got excited and knew what they had to do immediately. They started calling people on their charity care waiting list, some of whom had been waiting for weeks. That was just one of the ways the ADA […]



Los Angeles – Dresses Disadvantaged Girls for Prom

A fairy-tale wish came true Thursday for dozens of disadvantaged high school girls: They had the opportunity to handpick their prom ensemble for free. Made possible by the Assistance League of Los Angeles’ collaboration with the L.A. Unified School District, Operation School Bell® dressed 85 homeless and low-income girls from head to toe in prom […]



Huntington Beach – Operation School Bell Success

Assistance League of Huntington Beach Operation School Bell® Target Team set another record this year “clothing students for academic success”.  The Operation School Bell committee hosted four Target nights a month in September, October, November and January. A key goal this year was to reach more homeless students. Out of 2,500 students clothed, 1,100 were […]



Santa Clarita – Assisteens are Thinking Green in March

Assisteens® is the Auxiliary of Assistance League Santa Clarita.  Made up of forty-five, 7th through 12th grade students, they meet monthly.  At each meeting they undertake a project for the benefit of the community and its residents. The Assisteens have supported Assistance League Santa Clarita members with the Operation School Bell® program and have worked […]