Chapter News

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May

Bellingham – Gets New Sign; Promotes Store

Driving south on Meridian Street in Bellingham, you pass by Earl’s Bike Shop, and then quickly come upon an unassuming storefront, home to the Assistance League of Bellingham thrift store. Inside, the shop is often busy. On the day I visited, I was surprised to find it about as busy as Value Village around Halloween, […]

May

Santa Clarita – Benefits from Cobblestone Cottage Closing

This summer, after 32 years, Cobblestone Cottage will be closing its doors, but not until they perform one more act of love for families in the Santa Clarita Valley. Owner Kathy Allie explains, “When it became clear it was time to close our store, we realized that our decision not only affected us, it impacted […]

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Apr

Redlands – Honor Assisteens

Assisteens® of Redlands recently held their annual Medallion Dinner and Senior Presentation, honoring members of the class of 2019 for their service to the community. Senior class members are Julia Macleod, Grace Vogt, Antoinette Schreiber, Amber Chapman, Sophie Aubry, Kenia Garcia, Leslie Roberts, Juliette Scolieri, Kristen Eredics, Melissa Johnson, Natalie Davali, Sean McCarty and Scott […]

Apr

Los Angeles – Underserved LAUSD Students Receive Free Prom Dresses

Two hundred LAUSD students experiencing homelessness or who come from low-income families received free prom dresses as part of Operation School Bell Prom Day, a program by the Assistance League of Los Angeles. Ellina Abovian reports for the KTLA 5 News on April 10, 2019.

Apr

Boise – Cinderella’s Closet Opens for High School Prom Needs

This year, the non-profit has more than 500 dresses and suits available for students to rent out for prom season.  View the video. Hundreds of high school students in Ada County were able to get dressed for less for their proms thanks to a non-profit founded by a group of Borah High School moms. Cinderella’s […]

Apr

Pueblo – Benefits from Women’s League

All year long, the 100-plus members of the Pueblo West Women’s League raises funds in order to give to Pueblo West and regional programs and organizations. This week, the group recognized its 2019 recipients of over $12,000 in funds. The Pueblo West Women’s League approved its annual collection of financial gifts, spanning 24 organizations and […]