Philanthropic Programs

Operation School Bell®

Elementary school students shop at local Target store “dressing” or are provided with uniforms at their local schools.

Assault Survivor Kit®

Assault Survivor Kits contain new clothing items for men, women and children who are victims of assault or who are in crisis.

Share Our Spare

The Share Our Spare Program provides an expanded community service emphasis to oversee distribution of unused items donated to our Thrift Shop,

Adult Day Care Socials

A monthly celebration is held at an adult day care center located in Tempe.

Scholarships

The Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to qualified students of East Valley Institute of Technology.

2017-18 Statistics

$328

thousand dollars returned to East Valley

16.4

thousand people served in East Valley

31.1

thousand hours volunteered

News

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Operation School Bell Shopping Spree

Shopping Spree at Target!

Thrift Shop Sales

MONTHLY SALES CALENDAR October Your $$ spent help support the elementary students in the East Valley! 

Operation School Bell Dressing at Target 8-24-17

It was a great evening! Assistance League of East members held their first Target dressing for the 2017-18 school year.  Approximately 90 children from East Valley elementary schools came out to shop for new clothing.  So many smiles and thank yous.  The kids had a great time choosing their own clothing, with the assistance of their […]

Katie Seavers on Midday Arizona

 Katie Seavers on Midday Arizona 

National Volunteer Recognition Week (April 23 – 29)

To celebrate national Volunteer Recognition Week (April 23 – 29), our chapter hosted a breakfast for our community volunteers on Saturday, April 29.  Each of the ten volunteers introduced themselves and told what they liked doing for our Thrift Shop. This included tasks such as picking up and delivering donations of furniture, steaming wrinkled clothing, […]

National’s visit April 20-21, 2017

We were delighted to host two visitors from National Assistance League:  Judy Parker and Cindy Schaldenbrand.  After lunch on Thursday, we provided them with a tour of our new Thrift Shop.  That evening, Alexis Kapela, VP Membership, graciously hosted the Board’s “get acquainted” dinner at her home.  On Friday, we had a daylong meeting highlighting our chapter’s philanthropic […]

Michael Pollack accepts Operation School Bell Award

Assistance League of East Valley proudly presented the Operation School Bell® award to Michael A. Pollack on October 21, 2016 at the Grand Opening of our new Thrift Shop.  Mr. Pollack is a well-known philanthropist in the Phoenix Metro area. Our major fund raising strategies for Operation School Bell are grants and the proceeds from […]

PDCA 2016 COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT Arizona Council

2016 COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT STORY ARIZONA COUNCIL A DAY OF PAINTING AT THE NEW THRIFT SHOP!! The Assistance League East Valley has been serving children and adults in-need for more than 20 years as a non-profit, charitable organization. They have no paid staff; all are volunteers. They are best known for “Operation School Bell”, supplying […]

News & Events

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  • Thrift Shop Sales

Operation School Bell Shopping Spree

Shopping Spree at Target!

Thrift Shop Sales

MONTHLY SALES CALENDAR October Your $$ spent help support the elementary students in the East Valley! 

Operation School Bell Dressing at Target 8-24-17

It was a great evening! Assistance League of East members held their first Target dressing for the 2017-18 school year.  Approximately 90 children from East Valley elementary schools came out to shop for new clothing.  So many smiles and thank yous.  The kids had a great time choosing their own clothing, with the assistance of their […]

Katie Seavers on Midday Arizona

 Katie Seavers on Midday Arizona 

National Volunteer Recognition Week (April 23 – 29)

To celebrate national Volunteer Recognition Week (April 23 – 29), our chapter hosted a breakfast for our community volunteers on Saturday, April 29.  Each of the ten volunteers introduced themselves and told what they liked doing for our Thrift Shop. This included tasks such as picking up and delivering donations of furniture, steaming wrinkled clothing, […]

National’s visit April 20-21, 2017

We were delighted to host two visitors from National Assistance League:  Judy Parker and Cindy Schaldenbrand.  After lunch on Thursday, we provided them with a tour of our new Thrift Shop.  That evening, Alexis Kapela, VP Membership, graciously hosted the Board’s “get acquainted” dinner at her home.  On Friday, we had a daylong meeting highlighting our chapter’s philanthropic […]

Accepting Applications for Volunteers

Become a member! Join an incredible group of volunteers dedicated to making a difference in the East Valley
Assistance League of East Valley is now welcoming new members.

Visit Our Thrift Shop

The Thrift Shop is our primary source of funding for our philanthropic programs.  We are proud of our reputation as one of the best and friendliest thrift shops in the East Valley.

Shop Information

Address:

2326 N Alma School Rd
Chandler, AZ  85224

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday thru Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed: Sunday and Monday  and Holidays

Call:  (480) 792-1600

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