Over $560,000 returned to
Contra Costa County community


Over 10,000 people
served in
Contra Costa County


Over 49,000 hours

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Best of the East Bay

THANK YOU TO EAST BAY TIMES READERS! Assistance League Thrift Shop at the Way Side Inn Was voted Best in the East Bay by readers of the East Bay Times newspaper. Our winning categories: ~ ~ Best in the East Bay Gift Store Winner ~ ~ Best in the East Bay Boutique Runner Up And […]

TeleCare Christmas

On December 2nd, TeleCare clients, guests, and volunteers were treated to a visit from Santa, entertainment from Act II Improv, a catered lunch, and fabulous, professional decorations from Joni RIchardson of Picture Perfect Designs.  Joni, a Scholarship recipient, donated her decorating services to give back to Assistance League. However, our greatest gift to our clients […]

Parade of Lights 2022

Assisteens® Auxiliary, The Kids on the Block puppets and puppeteers celebrated the tree lighting in the Parade of Lights at Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek, California. The Assisteens carried the banner and the flags to represent Assistance League while the puppets delighted the children in the crowd. A fun way to kick off the holiday season.

We Gave, She Gives!

In 2005, Olympic High School Student and emancipated foster youth Joni Richardson received an Assistance League Diablo Valley (ALDV) scholarship to Contra Costa College. Today, Joni is a Holiday Décor Stylist. Inspired by ALDV’s ongoing support of our community, Joni approached our chapter with an idea to pay forward the support that she had been […]

What We Do

Assistance League Diablo Valley support others in our community. In fiscal year 2021- 22, over 400 dedicated member volunteers, including the Assisteens Auxiliary, volunteered over 49,000 hours & touched the lives of over 10,000 people in Contra Costa County communities through our 16 philanthropic programs. Visit the “Our Philanthropic Focus” page to learn more!

Giving Tuesday? – Giving Everyday!

From GivingTuesday.org:  “Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good.” In that spirit, please consider making a donation during this Holiday Season!  We have partnered with PayPal Giving Fund. Scan the QR code or click on the link on our blog post to make your […]


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