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.

2018-2019 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to our communities


thousand people served in our communities


thousand hours volunteered

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We encourage all to follow local health guidelines and hope everyone stays well during this pandemic.

Bingo Round-up 2020 Rescheduled

Due to COVID-19, Assistance League® of Greater Placer has rescheduled Bingo Round-Up to September 30, 2020. You will be able to buy tickets at Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop when the store reopens – hopefully April 1, 2020. Hope to see you all in September.

Loomis Chamber Welcomes Assistance League® of Greater Placer

Wednesday, the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce Executive Director, Jenny Knisley, visited the Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop for a ribbon cutting to welcome us as the newest member of the Loomis Chamber. Pictured l-r are Sharon Roloff, Thrift Shop Assistant General Manager, Katie Kenoyer, Chamber Assistant, Janice Carey, VP Marketing/Communications, Sydney Whaley, President, […]

Placer Community Foundation 2020 Nonprofit Leadership Summit

Four of our dynamic leaders attended the Leadership Summit on March 4th at Sun City Lincoln Hills, Orchard Creek Lodge. The keynote speaker was Dave Sternberg who lead the humorous, fun, interactive, and informative presentation of “Fearlessly Fundraising — Fundraise with Confidence Today!” Pictured are Linda Oddo, VP Membership, Sydney Whaley, President, Jan Krug, Tea […]

Carole Janicke March 2020 Member of the Month

At the March general meeting, Carole Janicke was honored as the Member of the Month. Carole joined Assistance League in March of 2015 and has since been volunteering as our Photographer and Media Historian, as a member of Team Tech, and as a member of our Marketing and Communication Committee, including website and social media […]

CONNECT2020 Mid-year Meeting

We held an enlightening mid-year educational meeting February 27th. After a delicious light brunch, members were able to attend 3 of the 5 breakout sessions that were available. The sessions covered various topics such as the chapter’s goals and future plans, the National website and all the information available there, and one fun session where […]

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