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Follow Health Guidelines

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 […]

Operation School Bell® Creates Smiles

One of the many gratifying programs of Assistance League® of Greater Placer is the Operation School Bell® school clothing program. Through this program, children who have been referred to us by their schools, have an opportunity to purchase new school clothes using a voucher provided by our chapter. The children’s smiles tell it all!

Cheryl Faltersack – February Member of the Month

Meet our February Member of the Month! Cheryl Faltersack joined Assistance League in the Spring Class of 2019 after hearing about our chapter from another member. Not only did she sign up to donate to Bingo’s silent auction a month after joining, but almost immediately began working at the Thrift Shop and within 6 months […]

Celebrity Chef Fundraiser Supports Our Chapter

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is selling tickets to the Auburn 49er Lions Club Celebrity Chef Event March 5th at Gold Country Fairgrounds. For only $20 you will be treated to samples of delicious food from many different restaurants, businesses, and organizations. And when you buy your tickets at our thrift Shop, you will be helping to support our […]

Bingo Round-Up is coming!

Save Wednesday, April 8th, to attend Assistance League® of Greater Placer’s BINGO Round-Up!  There will be two sessions to choose from – 12:30pm to 3pm (doors open at 11am) and 6pm to 8:30pm (doors open at 5pm). In addition to the bingo games, there will be a silent auction, cash prizes, a wine wall, and […]

Linda Martinez – January Member of the Month

Linda Martinez, a hardworking member, was honored with the January Member Recognition Certificate and an Assistance League clipboard. Linda joined our chapter in 2014 and wears many hats. She is a member of the Operation School Bell team, the Bingo Chair for several years, implemented on-line scheduling and volunteer signups, and is a hands-on trainer […]

Informational Coffee February 6, 2020

Are you interested in giving back to your community? Consider becoming a volunteer with Assistance League® of Greater Placer! Come to an informational coffee and brunch in Loomis. For more information, contact almembership@algreaterplacer.org We have 13 programs or services so you’re sure to find something that is of interest to you.

MOD Pizza Fundraiser

Want to enjoy some delicious pizza and support Assistance League® of Greater Placer at the same time? You can print out your flyer HERE  or pick up a flyer at the Thrift Shop in Fiddler Green Plaza, 1263 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn and bring it with you to MOD Pizza in Auburn, 2150 Grass Valley […]

Assisteens’ “Boxes of Joy” Project

Look at  all those brightly wrapped boxes! After the Assisteens® finished working on their holiday project, “Boxes of Joy”, they delivered those 75 boxes to the AUSD – Rock Creek Elementary School. The boxes were filled with an assortment of toys and fluffy socks for 3 age groups: Ages 2-4, 5-9 and 10-14 and brought bright […]

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 […]

Assisteens® help with Fall Tea Fundraiser

These fantastic, hard-working and dedicated Assisteens®  volunteered to be models or servers at the Assistance League® of Greater Placer’s annual Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraising event held recently at the Rocklin Event Center. Pictured are models Hannah, Sydney, Hallie, and Isa and servers Larissa, and Arieal. The Tea was a great success […]

Operation School Bell® Helps Kids With School Clothes in Roseville

A School Clothing Shopping event was held recently at Target’s Roseville store and you can see how much the children and the Assistance League member/helpers enjoyed it! The Operation School Bell® program strives to make a difference in children’s lives by helping them buy new school clothes. Our program provided students, who had been referred […]

2019 Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” Event

Here are a few of the beautiful table settings attendees of the annual Fall Tea were treated to Saturday, October 12th. The tables were set by the members’ own dishes or ones donated to the Thrift Shop. The fun event was held at the Rocklin Event Center where all enjoyed the delicious food and loved […]

Greorge Cirby Elementary School receives new books through Golden 1 Grant!

We were delighted to be able to present books to these happy students at George Cirby Elementary School. The school shared a $5000 Golden 1 Community Book grant with 3 other schools, based on literacy levels, which allowed our chapter to allocate $1250 to purchase 77 new books for their library and K through 5th […]

2019 Continuing Scholarship Recipients

We are proud to report on the success of 4 of our continuing scholarship recipients! Top row: Laura Spitzer graduated from Sierra College with an AS in Social and Behavioral Science and an AS in Natural Sciences. She is applying for admission to nursing programs. Vanessa Pohley graduated with Honors from Sierra College with a […]

“CONNECT2019” – Assistance League® Annual Conference

This year, the Annual Assistance League® Conference, was held September 4-7 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The conference offered delegates from the 120 chapters opportunities to network with other chapters, participate in interactive workshops, and hear from some dynamic local and national speakers. Representing our Assistance League® of Greater Placer Chapter were front […]

Sally Klink Wins Bike Raffle

Congratulations to Sally Klink, for being the winning ticket holder in our recent Bike Raffle. The Raffle was held at Auburn Honda where participants were treated to a complimentary BBQ lunch for the benefit of our Chapter! A big THANKS to all who helped make this a successful fundraiser. Proceeds will help support our many […]

August 2019 Foothill Magazine Highlights the Thrift Shop

Our very own Thrift Shop was recently featured in the August issue of Foothill Magazine, a special section of the Auburn Journal! Besides mentioning all the benefits of the Thrift Shop, the article also highlighted the 13 philanthropic programs the Thrift Shop helps fund through the generous donations from the community and the many shoppers […]

Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” 2019

Come to our Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser at the Rocklin Event Center in Rocklin on Saturday, Oct 12.There will be a no-host reception at 10:30 AM with the Tea and Fashion Show from 11:30 AM to 2 PM. Thirty-five distinctive, one of a kind, tables are set for a “Tea Party”. […]

New Member Informational Coffee

Are you interested in giving back to your community? Consider becoming a volunteer with Assistance League® of Greater Placer! Our members are a group of fun, energetic, and dedicated ladies interested in being of service to our local communities in the Greater Placer area. We have 13 programs ranging from helping children in need shop […]

Bike Raffle and Complimentary Lunch at Auburn Honda

Join us Saturday, August 17 at Auburn Honda, 1801 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn, for a Complimentary Lunch and a Bike Raffle! A women’s Cruiser Bike will be raffled and raffle tickets are available now at the Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop in Fiddler Green Plaza, 1263 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn. Tickets are $1 […]

Golden 1 Credit Union Awards Grant

We are excited to announce that our Chapter was awarded a grant from the Golden 1 Credit Union Community Grant program! We were one of the 28 nonprofits that received grants out of 94 in the Sacramento Valley region that submitted proposals. The grant will allow Assistance League of Greater Placer to purchase new, updated, […]

Grant from Roseville’s Citizens’ Benefit Fund

This upcoming year,  our Operation School Bell® School Clothing program was awarded another generous grant from the City of Roseville’s Citizens’ Benefit Fund, this time in partnership with the Tommy Apostolos Fund. This is a new opportunity in collaboration for both organizations. While our shopping approaches differ, our missions are identical: to provide at risk […]

2019 Auburn’s BEST of the BEST Nonprofit Award!

A big THANK YOU to all who voted for Assistance League® of Greater Placer as the best Nonprofit in the Auburn Journal poll! Pictured with the BEST of the BEST award are Janice, VP Marketing; Sydney, President; and Anne, Treasurer. We are proud to have been chosen for this great honor and will continue to provide […]

Angels For Aging Provide Lunch and Friendship

The Assistance League® of Great Placer’s Angels for Aging program provides smiles, kind words, a listening ear, and other caring acts to those in assisted living facilities who have been referred to us. Our Angels recently had a fun-filled special lunch with the residents of a local facility. Great fun and a great lunch was […]

Assisteens 2019 Open House

The recent Ice Cream Social and Open House for Assisteens®, was a big success but, if you missed it, don’t fret. Application deadline is September 30, 2019. Graduating seniors were presented with certificates of thanks for their service and prospective members were welcomed, and all enjoyed the ice cream! Assisteens is now accepting applications from […]

2019 – 10 and 20 Year Honored Members

At the Annual June meeting of Assistance League® of Greater Placer, members who had volunteered for 10 and 20 years were honored for their service. Pictured are some of the honorees who were able to attend. Thank you ladies, for your dedication, energy, talents, and time serving those in need in the Greater Placer communities!

2019 Ada Edwards Award

Julie Malvey was the well deserved recipient of the Ada Edwards Award at the Annual June Meeting. Last year’s winner, Betty Fields, presented the award to Julie. This award is presented to the Assistance League® of Greater Placer member whose behind the scenes contributions are significant and which exemplify the attributes of Ada Edwards Laughlin […]

Old Town Pizza Fundraiser

Want to enjoy some delicious pizza and support Assistance League® of Greater Placer at the same time? Pick up a flyer at the Thrift Shop in Fiddler Green Plaza, 1263 Grass Valley Hwy,  and bring it with you to Old Town Pizza Tuesday, June 11th. Old Town Pizza will donate 15% of the total cost […]

Assisteens® Blanket Project

Assisteens® Ashley and Katie are making blankets – looks like fun! Ashley asks teens who will be entering 7th through 12th grade this fall this question: “Want to make blankets for needy children? Join Assisteens for a fun and easy way to get involved with the community and gain tons of volunteer hours! For an […]

Assisteens® Open House 2019

You are invited to the Assisteens® Open House! Come enjoy an ice cream social, learn about Assisteens, and celebrate our graduating seniors. Assisteens is the youth auxiliary of Assistance League chapters which provides valuable volunteer service and leadership opportunities for students in grades 7 through 12. If unable to attend the Open House, find an […]

100+ Women Who Care Presentation

A presentation of our chapter’s philanthropic programs was made at the 100+ Women Who Care, Placer County, event on Thursday, May 9th. We met a lot of wonderful women and received a basketful of donations for our Operation School Bell® program which helps clothe children in need who are referred to us. Representing our chapter, […]

Congratulations 2019 – 2020 Board!

Monday, our new board was installed at an entertaining meeting at the Loomis Event Center. Members were treated to a nice continental breakfast and later a tasty lunch that included a variety of delicious desserts and then a chance to participate in line dancing – what fun! Pictured left to right are: President, Sydney; President-elect, […]

Lincoln Community Health Fair

A Health Fair was held May 4th at Lincoln High School where there were a variety of demonstrations including dance, CPR, and how to grow healthy food. Barbara and Mary, two of our dedicated Assistance® League of Greater Placer members, presented information about our chapter’s philanthropic programs. Many visiting our table were interested in our […]

Fashion Show – Pioneer United Methodist Church

A fashion show was held recently for the women’s group at the Pioneer Methodist Church in Auburn. The fashionista Assistance League® of Greater Placer members modeled some of the fantastic clothing and accessories available in our Thrift Shop. This is the third year we have put on a show for them and it accompanied a […]

Assisteens’ Easter Basket Project

The Assisteens purchased and made up Easter Baskets for several families in need who were referred to them through a local social service agency. Assisteen Katie said “The Easter Basket was an overall fun project! I had a great time helping pick out fun toys for the kids and then putting them together for the […]

Bingo Round-Up

Assistance League® of Greater Placer held another successful Bingo Event Wednesday, April 10th! Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who worked tirelessly to put on the event, thank you to all those who attended, and a very special THANK YOU to our very generous sponsors – Gold Buckle Sponsors: Venita Rhea’s, Chris Packard of […]

Firebells’ Fashion Show at Lake of the Pines

Sixteen Assistance League® of Great Placer member/models showed off an assortment of beautiful clothes and accessories from our Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop at the annual Firebells’ Fashion Show at Lake of the Pines. Val Harrison provided wonderful music to accompany and enhance the show. The fashions were available for purchase and many attendees took […]

Violet Richardson Award

Soroptimist International presents the Violet Richardson Award to young women each year between the ages of 14 to 17 who volunteers in the community, sees challenges instead of obstacles and believes in the power of volunteer action.  This award recognizes young women who make the community and world a better place through volunteer efforts. One […]

Celerity Chef

Pictured are Val and Audrey, two of the five dedicated Assistance League® of Greater Placer members who baked and distributed goodies and information about our wonderful chapter to attendees of the recent Auburn 49er Lions Club Celerity Chef event.

Sun City Lincoln Hills “It’s The Lifestyle”

Three of our Assistance League® of Greater Placer members, Pam, Carol, and Cheryl, represented our chapter at the “It’s The Lifestyle!” Expo on Tuesday, February 26th, in Sun City Lincoln Hills. This annual event had over 70 Lincoln Hills clubs and community interest groups participating, plus various local non-profit organizations.

Action Week!

Assistance League ACTION! Week, February 24 – March 2, 2019! Our chapter participated in this nationwide effort to raise awareness of the importance of promoting childhood literacy and putting books in the hands of children who might not have access to them. Students, pictured with Principal Amy Westberg, received new books for their library.

Celebrity Chef

You don’t want to miss the Auburn 49er Lions Club 33rd annual Celebrity Chef Event March 7th between 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm at the Gold Country Fairgrounds! There, you will have an opportunity to sample many different food items made by some exceptional chefs from our local area. And by purchasing your ticket at the Assistance […]

Lincoln Community Foundation Awards Grant

Assistance League® of Greater Placer, an all-volunteer nonprofit organization is honored to have been selected as a recipient of a Lincoln Community Foundation grant. Pictured is Ellen Fickewirth, the Grants Coordinator, who presented the certificate to members Vicki Harris and Carolyn Thomas.  Under our Operation: School Bell® School Clothes Shopping Program, we will provide clothing to approximately […]

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Follow Health Guidelines

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 […]

Operation School Bell® Creates Smiles

One of the many gratifying programs of Assistance League® of Greater Placer is the Operation School Bell® school clothing program. Through this program, children who have been referred to us by their schools, have an opportunity to purchase new school clothes using a voucher provided by our chapter. The children’s smiles tell it all!

Cheryl Faltersack – February Member of the Month

Meet our February Member of the Month! Cheryl Faltersack joined Assistance League in the Spring Class of 2019 after hearing about our chapter from another member. Not only did she sign up to donate to Bingo’s silent auction a month after joining, but almost immediately began working at the Thrift Shop and within 6 months […]

Celebrity Chef Fundraiser Supports Our Chapter

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is selling tickets to the Auburn 49er Lions Club Celebrity Chef Event March 5th at Gold Country Fairgrounds. For only $20 you will be treated to samples of delicious food from many different restaurants, businesses, and organizations. And when you buy your tickets at our thrift Shop, you will be helping to support our […]

Bingo Round-Up is coming!

Save Wednesday, April 8th, to attend Assistance League® of Greater Placer’s BINGO Round-Up!  There will be two sessions to choose from – 12:30pm to 3pm (doors open at 11am) and 6pm to 8:30pm (doors open at 5pm). In addition to the bingo games, there will be a silent auction, cash prizes, a wine wall, and […]

Linda Martinez – January Member of the Month

Linda Martinez, a hardworking member, was honored with the January Member Recognition Certificate and an Assistance League clipboard. Linda joined our chapter in 2014 and wears many hats. She is a member of the Operation School Bell team, the Bingo Chair for several years, implemented on-line scheduling and volunteer signups, and is a hands-on trainer […]

Informational Coffee February 6, 2020

Are you interested in giving back to your community? Consider becoming a volunteer with Assistance League® of Greater Placer! Come to an informational coffee and brunch in Loomis. For more information, contact almembership@algreaterplacer.org We have 13 programs or services so you’re sure to find something that is of interest to you.

MOD Pizza Fundraiser

Want to enjoy some delicious pizza and support Assistance League® of Greater Placer at the same time? You can print out your flyer HERE  or pick up a flyer at the Thrift Shop in Fiddler Green Plaza, 1263 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn and bring it with you to MOD Pizza in Auburn, 2150 Grass Valley […]

Assisteens’ “Boxes of Joy” Project

Look at  all those brightly wrapped boxes! After the Assisteens® finished working on their holiday project, “Boxes of Joy”, they delivered those 75 boxes to the AUSD – Rock Creek Elementary School. The boxes were filled with an assortment of toys and fluffy socks for 3 age groups: Ages 2-4, 5-9 and 10-14 and brought bright […]

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 […]

Assisteens® help with Fall Tea Fundraiser

These fantastic, hard-working and dedicated Assisteens®  volunteered to be models or servers at the Assistance League® of Greater Placer’s annual Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraising event held recently at the Rocklin Event Center. Pictured are models Hannah, Sydney, Hallie, and Isa and servers Larissa, and Arieal. The Tea was a great success […]

Operation School Bell® Helps Kids With School Clothes in Roseville

A School Clothing Shopping event was held recently at Target’s Roseville store and you can see how much the children and the Assistance League member/helpers enjoyed it! The Operation School Bell® program strives to make a difference in children’s lives by helping them buy new school clothes. Our program provided students, who had been referred […]

2019 Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” Event

Here are a few of the beautiful table settings attendees of the annual Fall Tea were treated to Saturday, October 12th. The tables were set by the members’ own dishes or ones donated to the Thrift Shop. The fun event was held at the Rocklin Event Center where all enjoyed the delicious food and loved […]

Greorge Cirby Elementary School receives new books through Golden 1 Grant!

We were delighted to be able to present books to these happy students at George Cirby Elementary School. The school shared a $5000 Golden 1 Community Book grant with 3 other schools, based on literacy levels, which allowed our chapter to allocate $1250 to purchase 77 new books for their library and K through 5th […]

2019 Continuing Scholarship Recipients

We are proud to report on the success of 4 of our continuing scholarship recipients! Top row: Laura Spitzer graduated from Sierra College with an AS in Social and Behavioral Science and an AS in Natural Sciences. She is applying for admission to nursing programs. Vanessa Pohley graduated with Honors from Sierra College with a […]

“CONNECT2019” – Assistance League® Annual Conference

This year, the Annual Assistance League® Conference, was held September 4-7 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The conference offered delegates from the 120 chapters opportunities to network with other chapters, participate in interactive workshops, and hear from some dynamic local and national speakers. Representing our Assistance League® of Greater Placer Chapter were front […]

Sally Klink Wins Bike Raffle

Congratulations to Sally Klink, for being the winning ticket holder in our recent Bike Raffle. The Raffle was held at Auburn Honda where participants were treated to a complimentary BBQ lunch for the benefit of our Chapter! A big THANKS to all who helped make this a successful fundraiser. Proceeds will help support our many […]

August 2019 Foothill Magazine Highlights the Thrift Shop

Our very own Thrift Shop was recently featured in the August issue of Foothill Magazine, a special section of the Auburn Journal! Besides mentioning all the benefits of the Thrift Shop, the article also highlighted the 13 philanthropic programs the Thrift Shop helps fund through the generous donations from the community and the many shoppers […]

Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” 2019

Come to our Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser at the Rocklin Event Center in Rocklin on Saturday, Oct 12.There will be a no-host reception at 10:30 AM with the Tea and Fashion Show from 11:30 AM to 2 PM. Thirty-five distinctive, one of a kind, tables are set for a “Tea Party”. […]

New Member Informational Coffee

Are you interested in giving back to your community? Consider becoming a volunteer with Assistance League® of Greater Placer! Our members are a group of fun, energetic, and dedicated ladies interested in being of service to our local communities in the Greater Placer area. We have 13 programs ranging from helping children in need shop […]