Lift Others

Become A Member Volunteer

A volunteer opportunity to transform the lives of children!

Join an incredible group of member volunteers who are dedicated to making a difference in their community.  Over 40 years of helping children in Capistrano Valley and Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base.

Our auxiliary “Assisteens of Capistrano Valley” consists of teens in grades 8-12 that are dedicated to community service.

As a member volunteer, you will enjoy the benefits and rewards of:

  • An opportunity to make a difference within your own community.

  • Becoming aware of issues in your community and learning about resources to effectively address them.

  • Knowing that your efforts can have a profound and lasting effect on the life of someone you’ve never met.

  • Being part of a team who believes that their participation in these programs can help make the world a better place.

  • Making friendships that will last a lifetime by working together on programs that benefit others

  • Discovering in yourself a never-ending capacity for generosity.

  • Experiencing the wellspring of emotion as you experience a smile of thanks or words of appreciation

  • Developing and using leadership skills and talents you never knew you possessed and the self-confidence you gain with each success.

Membership Levels and Requirements


Members shall have a minimum of eighteen (18) staffing obligations per year, to include:

  • Work one to two shifts per month in the thrift shop during the week

  • Staff Operation School Bell® a minimum of once a year

  • Staff and support the annual fundraiser

  • Pay annual dues of $100

Professional Voting:

  • Are employed a minimum of twenty (20) hours per week, is a student taking a minimum of eight (8) credit hours per semester, or are a caregiver to a family member

  • Work one (1) shift per month in the thrift shop on a Saturday

  • Pay annual dues of $100

Membership Applications

Membership applications are accepted at any time.  Each new member receives an orientation, thrift store training and is assigned a mentor.  We invite you to contact our membership chair at:
(949) 338-1888

Or submit the online application below:

Assistance League of Capistrano Valley New Member Application

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