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.

2020-2021 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to our communities


thousand people served in our communities


thousand hours volunteered

News & Events

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Anne Banning Award presented to Anne Thompson

At the June meeting of Assistance League® of Greater Placer, we were happy to present the Anne Banning Leadership Award to Anne Thompson. This honor is named after the founder of Assistance League, who promoted the growth of effective volunteerism through leadership and education. This award demonstrates the importance and value of leadership to Assistance […]

TEGNA/ABCTV10 Award $5000 Grant to Assistance League® of Greater Placer

We were so grateful to be one of the 5 recipients who each received a $5000 grant from the TEGNA Foundation! TEGNA is the parent company of ABC10. The TEGNA Community Foundation Grant Program is “…designed to recognize and applaud deserving organizations for their efforts to positively impact the local community.” Pictured L to R […]

Linda Martinez Receives Ada Edwards Laughlin Award

Assistance League’s Ada Edwards Laughlin Award was presented to long time and hardworking member, Linda Martinez at our May meeting. 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 […]

Stand Up Placer Receives Gift Certificates

Pictured L to R are Mariah Ames from Stand Up Placer and Susan Pipkin, Support for Assault Survivors Chair. Assistance League of Greater Placer works with Stand Up Placer (SUP) whose mission is “Saving lives by empowering survivors and educating communities to stand up to domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking.” Fifty $25 gift […]

Books for Auburn Elementary School

Pictured, at AUSD – Auburn Elementary School , is teacher, Mr Brownwell, accepting 41 books on cultural diversity from Kathleen Geary, Assistance League of Greater Placer’s Literacy Enrichment Chair. These books will expand the school’s library selection of reading materials available to students, and increase their knowledge about other cultures. What a fun way to […]

New Sponsor – Old Town Pizza

We are happy to announce that Old Town Pizza has become one of our sponsors! They have 4 locations to serve you delicious pizza, salads and desserts. They also have alternatives to having pizza, and lunch specials. Sponsorships help our chapter to assist children and adults in need who have been referred to our chapter. […]

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