Philanthropic Programs

Operation School Bell®

Kindergarten through high 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.


The scholarship program provides ongoing financial aid and mentoring  to at-risk youth pursuing post high school training/education.

2019-2020 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to our communities


thousand people served in our communities


thousand hours volunteered

News & Events

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2020 Year in Review

Our year 2020 was a challenging one, but we were still able to assist those in need in our communities through Operation School Bell®,  providing scholarships, the Crayon program, helping with coats for the homeless, to name a few. To see some of our accomplishments over the past year, visit

Kids on the Block Read a Christmas Story

To brighten the lives of children during these difficult times, the Kids on the Block puppets wanted to share the magic of the holiday season. Here we find best friends, Eddie and Melody, who ran into each other at the library. Eddie shares with Melody his favorite Christmas story, “The Night Before Christmas”.

Papa Murphy’s Fundraiser

Papa Murphy’s in Auburn and Roseville were able to donate $321 to our Chapter because of all the wonderful people who ordered pizzas in support of our Chapter! Pictured is Janice Carey, our Marketing VP, with an armful of pizzas to enjoy at a later date! Your pizza purchases help support our 13 philanthropic programs […]

Placer Shares awards $10,000 Grant!

We are grateful for the grant awarded to our Chapter from Placer County’s “Placer Shares” grant program facilitated by Placer Community Foundation! Funds will be used to purchase school supplies and other supplies to protect the health and safety of the children as they go back into the classroom or distance learn from home. Because […]

Rods and Relics Car Club Makes Donation

We are  proud to have been selected as one of the two nonprofits to receive a $2500 donation from the Lincoln Hills Rods and Relics Car Club! The Car Club is a nonprofit organization formed by individuals with an interest in the restoration, preservation and enjoyment of collector vehicles. Their annual car show for 2020 […]

Our Great Landlord!

We were delighted to present our terrific landlord, Arnie Lyon, with a Proclamation stating that he is “The Best Landlord” we could ever think of having for our Thrift Shop! He has given us his assistance in many ways, among them recently approving changes like the new sign out by the entrance to Fiddler Green […]

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