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 Enrichment

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.

We Give Thanks to Our Donors and Grantors!

2022-2023 Statistics

$337.2

thousand dollars returned to East Valley

10.4

thousand people served in East Valley

28.4

thousand hours volunteered

News and Events

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Thrift Shop Sales

   . Thrift Shop Sales Calendar May 2024 Shop Hours: 10am – 6pm   Wednesday 10am – 4pm   Thursday – Saturday Donations are being accepted Wednesday thru Saturday and Monday – 10am to 3pm                                             […]

Leisure World News

Assistance League East Valley Fashion Show  Spring-Tacular Day! March 2nd    

Target Dressing

Target shopping was three times the fun with these kindergarten triplets. Operation School Bell’s most recent Target Dressing at Southern Avenue and Gilbert Road in Mesa assisted 90 local elementary children with school clothing, shoes and hygiene items.

Adult Enrichment Get Together

Guests at Tempe Adult Day Health Care Center were treated by members of Assistance League of East Valley today. What could be more fun than a Halloween craft, Bingo chips drawn from a skull, and birthday cupcakes? Our monthly programming puts caring into action.

Community Volunteers from Global Credit Union!

Community volunteers from Global Credit Union offices in the East Valley helped our President, Marcia Calhoun, count and sort school supplies collected by Basha High School. Operation School Bell will make sure these supplies get into the hands of the students who need them the most. Thank you, Global Credit Union, for lending many hands!

HOHOKAM’S Grant

Mark Fullerton from the Mesa HoHoKams presented a check for $3,500 to Joyce Godfrey in our thrift shop yesterday. We will use the funds to purchase uniforms for elementary students in Mesa. The HoHoKams, a group of civic volunteers, have donated millions of dollars to local charities and kids’ sports organizations since 2000.

Tempe Diablos Charities’ Grant

The Tempe Diablos Charities’ Celebrate Giving Reception at the Desert Botanical Garden was a lovely way to meet the many Diablos members who support our programs. Last year’s grant allowed us to supply more elementary school children in Tempe with school uniforms and hygiene items. Thank you, Diablos!

Cox Charities Grant

We are pleased to have been selected to receive a $3,500 donation from Cox Charities. This celebration hosted by Cox Communications yesterday marks $637,810 in statewide donations given to 130 local nonprofits this year, thanks to the generosity of Cox employees in Arizona. This grant will allow us to continue to provide school uniforms and […]

Chandler City Council

Two of the newest Chandler City Council members visited our Thrift Shop on Monday. Councilwoman Jane Poston and Councilman Angel Encinas joined Advisory Board Member Julie Graham to learn more about Assistance League of East Valley and its mission. Thank you, Julie, for introducing us to our valued leaders in our community.

Helping Those in Need in the Community

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Operation School Bell Dressing at Target

Operation School Bell Target Dressing It was a great evening! Assistance League of East members held their first Target dressing for the 2017-18 school year…

Operation School Bell Shopping Spree

Shopping Spree at Target!

News & Events

  • All
  • News
  • Thrift Shop Sales

Thrift Shop Sales

   . Thrift Shop Sales Calendar May 2024 Shop Hours: 10am – 6pm   Wednesday 10am – 4pm   Thursday – Saturday Donations are being accepted Wednesday thru Saturday and Monday – 10am to 3pm                                             […]

Leisure World News

Assistance League East Valley Fashion Show  Spring-Tacular Day! March 2nd    

Target Dressing

Target shopping was three times the fun with these kindergarten triplets. Operation School Bell’s most recent Target Dressing at Southern Avenue and Gilbert Road in Mesa assisted 90 local elementary children with school clothing, shoes and hygiene items.

Adult Enrichment Get Together

Guests at Tempe Adult Day Health Care Center were treated by members of Assistance League of East Valley today. What could be more fun than a Halloween craft, Bingo chips drawn from a skull, and birthday cupcakes? Our monthly programming puts caring into action.

Community Volunteers from Global Credit Union!

Community volunteers from Global Credit Union offices in the East Valley helped our President, Marcia Calhoun, count and sort school supplies collected by Basha High School. Operation School Bell will make sure these supplies get into the hands of the students who need them the most. Thank you, Global Credit Union, for lending many hands!

Accepting Applications for Members

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:

Wednesday:10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Thursday thru Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Holidays

Call:  (480) 792-1600

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