News & Events

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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 […]

Nov

Kansas City – Pepperjax Grill Donates to Assistance League of Kansas City

There’s a new eating place in town, and they chose Assistance League of Kansas City to help them with their soft opening. Pepperjax Grill, a casual eating establishment featuring Philly steak sandwiches, gourmet rice bowls, giant stuffed burritos, loaded nachos and fresh salads, opened their first location north of the river, November 17 at Antioch […]

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Nov

Greater Wilmington – Operation Teddy Bear Donates Toys to NHRMC

Assistance League of Greater Wilmington has a new philanthropic program.  To kick off Operation Teddy Bear, the first 150 of 500 teddy bears were delivered to the Betty H. Cameron Women’s & Children’s Hospital. Patients admitted to the Pediatric and Pediatric ICU departments will receive a cuddly ear.  Michele Erick, Music Therapist/Child Life Specialist, accepted […]

Nov

Kansas City – Holiday Preview Sales Exceed Expectations

Santa and all his Assistance League of Kansas City elves have been quite busy!  Enlisting the help of husbands, Assisteens® and many dedicated members, Assistance League of Kansas City’s thrift store, The ReSale Shop is magically transformed into a Christmas Wonderland.  It takes many days and many more elves to move all the non-Christmas items […]

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Nov

Kansas City – Local Girl Scouts Meet with Assistance League of Kansas City

On November 15, Karen Mollohan, Public Relations Chairman, met with a group of girl scouts, parents and leaders at the Administrative Center.  The Girl Scout Service Unit 604 was interested in learning about community volunteer opportunities and ways in which they might become involved.  These girls are working towards their Silver and/or Gold Badge for […]

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Nov

Southern Utah – Operation School Bell

Close to 600 children have received new school clothes this year thanks to Assistance League of Southern Utah, a nonprofit organization that aids local children in need. Operation School Bell culminated Thursday evening at the Washington City Wal-Mart.  Children, parents, caregivers and volunteers lined the aisles in the boys and girls sections in search of […]