Philanthropic Programs

Operation School Bell®

Elementary school students “shop” for brand new clothing at local clothing stores.

School Supplies

School supplies are delivered to Placer County schools so students can start the school year with the same supplies as their classmates.

Sierra Bears

An in-house program that provides traumatized children and adults with 12” teddy bears.

Angels for Aging

An out-reach program that purchases gifts and cards for seniors in a care facility.

Competencies for Independent Living

An out-reach program providing concrete knowledge of life skills to at-risk teenagers attending court-ordered or community schools in Placer County.

The Kids on the Block

An educational puppet program performed in schools to enlighten children about bullying, school safety and learning differences.

Dressing for Success

An outreach program that provides unemployed men and women with clothing to enhance their image as they seek employment.

2017-18 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to our communities


thousand people served in our communities


thousand hours volunteered

News & Events

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Assisteens® Blanket Project

Assisteens® Ashley and Katie are making blankets – looks like fun! Ashley asks teens who will be entering 7th through 12th grade this fall this question: “Want to make blankets for needy children? Join Assisteens for a fun and easy way to get involved with the community and gain tons of volunteer hours! For an […]

Assisteens® Open House 2019

You are invited to the Assisteens® Open House! Come enjoy an ice cream social, learn about Assisteens, and celebrate our graduating seniors. Assisteens is the youth auxiliary of Assistance League chapters which provides valuable volunteer service and leadership opportunities for students in grades 7 through 12. If unable to attend the Open House, find an […]

100+ Women Who Care Presentation

A presentation of our chapter’s philanthropic programs was made at the 100+ Women Who Care, Placer County, event on Thursday, May 9th. We met a lot of wonderful women and received a basketful of donations for our Operation School Bell® program which helps clothe children in need who are referred to us. Representing our chapter, […]

Congratulations 2019 – 2020 Board!

Monday, our new board was installed at an entertaining meeting at the Loomis Event Center. Members were treated to a nice continental breakfast and later a tasty lunch that included a variety of delicious desserts and then a chance to participate in line dancing – what fun! Pictured left to right are: President, Sydney; President-elect, […]

Lincoln Community Health Fair

A Health Fair was held May 4th at Lincoln High School where there were a variety of demonstrations including dance, CPR, and how to grow healthy food. Barbara and Mary, two of our dedicated Assistance® League of Greater Placer members, presented information about our chapter’s philanthropic programs. Many visiting our table were interested in our […]

Fashion Show – Pioneer United Methodist Church

A fashion show was held recently for the women’s group at the Pioneer Methodist Church in Auburn. The fashionista Assistance League® of Greater Placer members modeled some of the fantastic clothing and accessories available in our Thrift Shop. This is the third year we have put on a show for them and it accompanied a […]

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Our Thrift Shop is our primary source of funding for our philanthropic programs.