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


Our hearts are with the entire community of Paradise and surrounding areas affected by the Camp Fire.  Please consider a tax-deductible donation assisting in serving the many family evacuees.  Our members are able to supply much-needed items and other goods through your monetary donation.

Assisteens’ Holiday Spirit

Assisteens® of Greater Placer go on a shopping trip for gifts to be presented to a family in need referred from a school in Auburn. These gifts were purchased for three children ages 9, 7, and 3.   To read more about the Assisteens click here.

Festival of Lights Parade

Even with the threat of rain, the Festival of Lights parade took place on schedule! Our hard-working members decorated our float Friday afternoon so we would be ready for Saturday’s line up. Thank you to Anthony Pizarro of A. & J. Construction for providing the truck for our float!


Interested in connecting with your community?
Check out the number of ways you can get involved.


Assistance League of Greater Placer welcomes new members at any time.


Your contribution, small or large, will make a difference!


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