Assistance League Diablo Valley helps those in need or at risk in Contra Costa County
Assistance League Diablo Valley is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that puts caring and commitment into action through philanthropic programs in Contra Costa County.
Last year, 450 dedicated member volunteers contributed over 33,000 hours of service, and touched the lives of 10,000 children and adults in Contra Costa County.
Our Assisteens® Auxiliary is a group of 60 teenage member volunteers in 7th through 12 grades who raise their own funds and select their own philanthropic programs to serve. They are learning the value of volunteering and community involvement, as well as organizational skills.
Assistance League Thrift Shop at the Way Side Inn in Lafayette is the main source of funding. The shop is staffed and managed entirely by member volunteers.
Assistance League Diablo Valley is a nonprofit, member volunteer organization dedicated to improving lives in our community through hands-on programs.
Assistance League Diablo Valley is recognized to be the most effective philanthropic volunteer organization in Contra Costa County.
Assistance League Diablo Valley has a rich history of supporting the vision and talents of volunteers engaged in personal service to their communities. We embrace the following values:
C.L.E.A.R.: Commitment, Leadership, Ethics, Accountability, Respect
We are deeply grateful to the individuals, foundations, and companies who have so generously donated to Assistance League Diablo Valley. That financial support, totaling over $663,200, through contributions of goods and services, and volunteerism help to create a better life for those we serve. Thank you!
Assistance League Supporters
See Donor Policy and Intent Form
Assistance League Diablo Valley is one of more than 120 chapters nationwide, who support the mission, position, vision and purpose of Assistance League:
Assistance League volunteers transforming the lives of children through community programs.
Caring and Commitment in Action
To provide individuals we serve with the resources they need to achieve a successful life
“To act as a friend at any and all times to men, women, and children in need of care, guidance, and assistance spiritually, materially and physically.”
Attributed to Founder Anne Banning