Operation School Bell® Programs



Phoenix – Thunderbirds Charities awards Assistance League $60K

Assistance League CEO Aimee Runyon poses in front of the Delivering Dreams Bus mobile unit of Operation School Bell, which is the signature program of Assistance League of Phoenix, serving over 8,500 students each school year. The donation from Thunderbirds Charities will help purchase clothing/shoes to fill the Delivering Dreams Buses. Thunderbirds Charities recently awarded [...]


Amador Valley – Assistance League Continues Work During Pandemic

One might think that Assistance League of Amador Valley has not been doing much with the COVID-19 restrictions. Assistance League, however, has been busy. While some of the programs have been put on hold, others continue. In times of such great need it is vital to continue the work of helping those in need. Donations [...]



Montgomery County – Assistance presented 900 children’s books to Creighton Elementary School

Assistance League of Montgomery County purchased  900 children’s books from the thrift shop and presented them to Creighton Elementary School. Additionally, 60 donated books we received at our chapter Christmas party, and 253 additional books bought from the thrift shop were given to Greenleaf Elementary School; making a total of 1213 books donated to the [...]


Bend – Assistance League using different deliveries and pop-ups to provide help during the Covid-19 pandemic

Assistance League of Bend, a 21 Cares for Kids partner, is using different deliveries and pop-ups to provide help to needy kids and their families during the Covid-19 pandemic.


Georgetown – Reading and More on Google Meet – Virtual Story Hours 

For almost 20 years, elementary school students in Jarrell have been reading to Assistance League of Georgetown Area volunteers during a special pull-out program called Reading and More.  Volunteers who have been trained with strategies to use for word identification and comprehension meet one-on-one with students during the school day to help them improve their [...]



Albuquerque – Assistance League holds ‘drive-by’ food donation event

Albuquerque Assistance League’s volunteers help children and adults through community programs. They help the community by raising funds through their thrift shop, Shop on the Corner (furniture and higher-end clothing), and generous donations from individuals and businesses. Albuquerque Assistance League also holds fundraising events during the year to help do this. On February 28, Albuquerque Assistance […]