Chapter News



Southwest Washington – Chamber Ambassador Holiday Hero

The “Holiday Heroes” Luncheon Event is a time to showcase the GVCC’s Ambassador team and their year of service in 2015.  It’s also a time when the Chamber shines a light on one of our nonprofit members.  This year we’ve chosen the Assistance League and their “JUST Because…” program which stocks the Foster Closet at […]



Southeastern Michigan – Operation School Bell Featured in Magazine

Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan’s Operation School Bell program is featured in Southern Oakland Township Living, December 2015.  The article, written by Amy Dicresce, is featured in the Make a Difference Section and you can read it here. Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan, founded in 1993 and serving Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties, is a […]



Fresno – Featured in Fresno Unified School District Video

Assistance League of Fresno’s Dream Dress program services foster and girls in need with free formal attire for school special events, such as, prom, formal dances, graduation, recital, banquets, and more.  For the past three years, the program has been providing formal attire for the holiday program and dinner for girls in Fresno Unified School District’s […]



Bellingham – Operation School Bell provides clothes to students in need

Families shop for school clothes during Operation School Bell on Thursday, Dec. 3, at Target in Bellingham, Wash. Operation School Bell is a joint effort between the Assistance League of Bellingham and Target at Bellis Fair Mall to provide clothing to low-income elementary and middle school students in Whatcom County. 1500 students in Whatcom County […]



Greater Portland – Thrift Shop Makeover

View the Fox 12 Oregon video highlighting the unique Assistance League Thrift Shop in Beaverton.  For more information, visit Assistance League of Greater Portland.



Flintridge – CAPS Auxiliary Recognized for its Contributions

  La Cañada resident and working mom Joan Oppenheimer places a high value on being able to give back to her community in her spare time. The only problem is, as an environmental chemist employed by a global consulting firm that designs and constructs water facilities all over the world, her spare time is just […]