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.

Angels for Aging

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

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.

2019-2020 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to our communities


thousand people served in our communities


thousand hours volunteered

News & Events

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New Board Member Retreat

Pictured are the new 2021-2022 Board of Directors of Assistance League® of Greater Placer who finished up their two day retreat at the beautiful home of our president, Joanne Kutzman. A delicious lunch was served to all, including a few board members from the previous year. It was a perfect day for gathering and sharing. […]

New Reaching Out Program!

As part of our latest philanthropic program, “Reaching Out”, members prepare lunches for the homeless in The Gathering Inn kitchen. The top picture features volunteer, Carol Nurisso, flanked by 100 sack lunches. The other smiling volunteers are L to R, Janet Bradford, Sharon Johnson, and Linda Oddo. We strive to make a difference to those […]

Welcome New Members!

A brunch was held at Orientation Chair, Pam Sissingh’s home, to welcome the newest members of Assistance League® of Greater Placer. Co-hosted by co-chair, Janet Bradford, the new members from the past year had only previously been able to meet during Zoom meetings, so this was indeed a wonderful opportunity to meet in person! Welcome […]

Lyne Mullen – Ada Edwards Laughlin Award Winner

Lyne Mullen, a dedicated member of Assistance League® of Greater Placer, recently received the Ada Edwards Laughlin Award. The Award recipients are chapter members who have been a member for a significant number of years, and have given outstanding “behind the scenes” service. The award is named for the co-founder of Assistance League who was […]

Vicki Harris – Anne Banning Award Winner!

A Big Congratulations to Vicki Harris, our 2021 recipient of the Anne Banning award! Assistance League® of Greater Placer presented the Anne Banning Leadership Award to Vicki at the annual June meeting. This honor is named after the founder of Assistance League, who promoted the growth of effective volunteerism through leadership and education. This award […]

Come to our Pizza Fundraiser June 9th!

What an easy way to support your community! All you have to do is photograph or print out the flyer and present it to any of the Old Town Pizza locations on June 9th when you pay for your order! Flyer good for take out, dine in, and delivery orders at these 4 locations: Old […]

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