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

News & Events

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Janet Patten – November Member of the Month

Janet Patten, joined our chapter in 2015 because she had a passion for working with the older citizens in our community. She immediately signed up for our Angels for Aging Program and has been an active member and a mentor to new members who have joined this philanthropic program. This year she agreed to co-chair […]

Golden 1 Grant Funds Books

We were pleased and honored to both present books to AUSD – Auburn Elementary School AND receive an Award of Appreciation during the Board of Trustees meeting at the Auburn Union Elementary School District Office! The funds for the books were provided by the $5000 Golden 1 Credit Union Community Grant Program to our chapter, which was […]

Scholarship Recipient Featured at November Meeting

After being introduced by Gayle Gullans, the dedicated Scholarship Chair, at the November Chapter meeting, one of the Assistance League® of Greater Placer scholarship recipients, Brooke Pilcher, on the left, shared her moving and heartfelt story about the life challenges she has faced, emphasizing how the Assistance League scholarship program has made it possible for […]

PJ Johnson – October Member of the Month

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is pleased to present our October Member of the Month, PJ Johnson! This award is presented to a member who has worked tirelessly behind the scenes in support of the chapter’s programs and fundraisers.

Golden 1 Community Grant for Books

Look at all those books! Assistance League® of Greater Placer was able to purchase 157 books for WPUSD – Sheridan Elementary School through a very generous grant from the Golden 1 Credit Union Community Grant Program. Receiving new books encourages children to read more and increases their ability to succeed in school. Pictured with the boxes of books are […]

2019 Fall Tea Sponsors

Our Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser at the Rocklin Event Center was a great success due to the hard-working volunteers, warmhearted attendees, and to our very generous sponsors! A big THANK YOU to the Premier Sponsors: Skinner April L DDS; Jalisco Fairway Grill; Michelle Lynam of Lyon Real Estate – West Roseville/Rocklin; Potteryworld; Warehouse Paint and the […]

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