Chapter News

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Nov

Greater Portland – Season of Sharing 2015

  Season of Sharing 2015 A place to live, a healthy meal, a warm coat, a helping hand:  Season of Sharing 2015 makes wishes come true Even the most bashful youngster couldn’t help but smile at herself in the full-length mirror after pulling on a new warm coat at Operation School Bell in Beaverton. On a chilly […]

Nov

Greater Portland – Oregon Jewish Life Magazine Recognizes Allison Mudrick

Although Allison Mudrick retired from the Portland Public School District in 1999, she has remained active in aiding children, focusing first on reading programs and more recently on childhood poverty. Now as chair of Assistance League of Greater Portland’s Operation School Bell, she is managing a community service program with an annual budget of more […]

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Nov

Southwest Washington – Sleigh Bell Benefit

Sleigh Bell Benefit, the signature fundraising event for Assistance League of Southwest Washington, is set for Monday, December 7, at the Vancouver Hilton.  Doors open at 10 a.m. for a champagne reception and shopping at the silent auction and boutiques.  Lunch is served at noon.  The popular event provides a significant percentage of the funding […]

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Nov

Denver – Pay it Forward

Assistance League of Denver has been serving the greater Denver community for 59 years.  Last year, 324 members devoted over 39,000 hours and spent $390,000 helping adults and children in need. Assistance League of Denver is an all-volunteer, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to serve children and adults through its nine philanthropic programs: Operation […]

Nov

Columbia Pacific – Receives Donation

The Assistance League of the Columbia Pacific received an $8,000 check from David and Danene Lethin, owners of the fishing vessel Aleutian Ballad, which was featured on Season 2 of the Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch,” and now operates five months of the year in Ketchikan, Alaska, as a shore excursion, The Bering Sea Crab Fishermen’s […]