Chapter News

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Apr

Long Beach – Recognize Women of Distinction

Cynthia Terry retired in 2009 after 38 years with Long Beach United School District. She joined Assistance League of Long Beach in 2010 because she wanted the chapter legacy of good work to continue. As a high school principal, she had been impressed with Assistance League of Long Beach programs for children in the community. […]

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Mar

Tucson – Operation School Bell Serves School Children in Need

Assistance League of Tucson is a nonprofit charitable organization staffed by hundreds of volunteers. For 60 years, Assistance League has helped those in need throughout our community. Last year, nearly 4,500 Tucson school children received new clothes, shoes and backpacks through Operation School Bell®, the league’s signature philanthropic program. Your tax credit donation of $800 […]

Mar

Santa Clarita -Tips for Buying and Collecting Antiques and Other Treasures

Do you want to learn how to tell if an item at a resale store or estate sale is a true “treasure”? Are you drawn to antiques and are you interested in learning how to add value to your current collection? Assistance League Santa Clarita’s Past President, Cheryl Carlson, has some valuable tips that are […]

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Mar

Kansas City – Donates ACTION! Week Books to Hospital Library

On February 25, 2020, three members of Assistance League of Kansas City delivered much needed books to the Children’s Mercy Hospital Chapel Library. The books were donated through the Outreach Program and given in conjunction with ACTION! WEEK. Books on coping with grief, picture books and Spanish versions of popular children books are the most requested […]

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Mar

Inland North County – Assisteens help Seniors, Homeless and Those in Need

Assisteens  is a teen group that is an auxiliary of Assistance League of Inland North County in Escondido. Students in grades 7-12 volunteer to work on projects that help seniors, homeless and those in need while earning community service hours.  Assisteens run their monthly meetings with the guidance of adult coordinators while developing personal responsibility […]

Mar

Greater Wilmington – Book Drive for Nashville

In recognition of the needs in Nashville, Tenn., after the recent destructive and deadly tornado, Assistance League will “pay it forward” by purchasing $1,000 of new children’s books. Members of Assistance League of Greater Wilmington were surprised and heartened after Hurricane Florence when we were contacted by Destinee’s Gift, a Chattanooga, Tennessee, organization started by […]