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Emergency Outreach – Camp Fire

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.  

Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” 2018

A big THANK YOU to the generous sponsors of our Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser which took place on October 17. With their support, we once again had a very successful event. The proceeds will benefit children, adults, and the elderly in need throughout our local community. Thank you again to the […]

Chapter’s June Annual Meeting

At our June meeting held at Lake of the Pines, some wonderful Assistance League of Greater Placer members were recognized for their many years of service to our communities by their tireless efforts on behalf of our philanthropic programs, working in the Thrift Shop, and helping with our fundraising events. Pictured are 20-year members: Mary Ellen […]

Competencies and Scholarship Programs – Laura Spitzer

Laura Spitzer spoke to Assistance League members about the pivotal role the Competencies Program played in her life when she was in the short term residential therapeutic program at Koinonia’s Home for Teens, a division of Koinonia Family Services in Placer County. Laura successfully completed the substance abuse treatment program there and has been sober for almost […]

Day of Giving 2018

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is one of over 600 nonprofits who participate in the BIG Day of Giving each year.  This year on May 3rd thousands of donors will be generously giving to a nonprofit of their choice.  We are hopeful we will be one of your choices. For 30 years we have been […]

Bingo Round-Up 2018 Sponsors

On behalf of Assistance League® of Greater Placer’s Board and chapter members, we want to give each of you a heart-felt thank you for your commitment to making this event so successful.   It was the vision of our chapter to entertain, and provide a fun-filled time at our 11th annual Bingo Round-Up for our community members […]

Bingo Round-Up 2018

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That’s the call from members of Assistance League of Greater Placer to round up your friends and attend their 9th annual Bingo Round-Up. This event is the signature fundraiser for the nonprofit, all-volunteer organization that is celebrating 30 years of service in the Greater Placer community. In addition to […]

Celebrity Chef

A Past Event …Celebrity Chef a fun time for all! Enjoy a variety and delicious food expertly prepared by chefs from local areas.  A fantastic time for the entire family!

We’re Spreading MODness!

Assistance League® Greater Placer has teamed up with MOD Pizza for a fundraiser for our philanthropic programs on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, between 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM for a dine in, take out, or phone order.   MOD Pizza will donate 20% for each order.

Sacramento River Cats Game

Did someone say BASEBALL?  AT CHRISTMAS TIME?  What could be easier FOR THOSE PEOPLE HARD TO BUY FOR?   Plus your River Cats game ticket purchase will help support Assistance League’s wonderful philanthropic programs.  Our ballpark Section is 122, just below the Legacy Club, however, you can buy tickets in any section of the ballpark, including […]

Festival of Lights Parade – Auburn

What fun it was to participate in the Festival of Lights Parade in Auburn on December 2nd!  Dedicated volunteers gathered to decorate the float with lots of colorful lights and props for a joyful holiday scene for all the onlookers.  Among the members participating included, in part, were  Kids on the Block puppeteers, walking bears […]

Third Annual Recognition Ceremony

Assistance League of Greater Placer’s Dressing for Success program was awarded a “Certificate of Recognition” by Placer County Employment Services and the Business Advantage Network. These two groups recommend their participants to us for our Dressing for Success Program throughout the year.  “Our dedication to Placer County has allowed the Employment Services Program to grow […]

Legacy of Literacy – 2018

A big THANK YOU to all the generous members of the Greater Placer communities who donated an amazing 1800 books to our Legacy of Literacy Book Drive! The books will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club and area programs to help improve literacy in Placer County. Pictured are some of the fun things […]

Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” Fundraiser

Assistance League® of Greater Placer members are holding their Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser this year at the Rocklin Event Center in Rocklin on Wednesday, Oct 18 with a cost of $40 of which $20 is tax deductible. Forty distinctive, one of a kind, tables are set for a “Tea Party”. All […]

Tutor Time Award

Assistance League members Jan Krug and Linda Dorety are volunteers in our Tutor Time Program. They share tutoring of a 1st-grade class at Alta Vista Elementary located in Auburn and were recently presented with a Thank You plaque that was created by the teacher and students. Each gold dot is a firefly made by each child. […]

Child’s Bike Raffle Event

Past event: Raffle tickets may be purchased at our Assistance League Thrift Shop, 1263 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn; Fiddler Green Plaza, Auburn.  Come out and show your support

Special Recognition for Operation School Bell® Shopping

Assistance League® of Greater Placer Operation School Bell Shopping program was nominated with other community programs to receive the Project 100% award for excellence honoring exceptional achievements “dedicated to enhancing life-challenged children and families.” Hundreds of potential winners were considered to be celebrated at this event, as one of two dozen, Operation School Bell Shopping […]

Chapter History

2017 – Celebrating 30 Years of Caring and Commitment Our beginnings…

2017 Day of Giving Thank You

On May 4, 2017 – Thanks to you, we raised $7,697 in 24 hours to improve the lives of children in need throughout Placer County. How? Through your generous donation on the Big Day of Giving, children will shop for their own school clothes and shoes, receive school backpacks filled with school supplies, dictionaries, personal […]

Day of Giving 2017

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is one of over 600 nonprofits who participate in the BIG Day of Giving each year.  This year on May 4th thousands of donors will be generously giving to a nonprofit of their choice.  We are hopeful we will be one of your choices. For 30 years we have been […]

Bingo Round-Up

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That’s the call from members of Assistance League of Greater Placer to round up your friends and attend their 8th annual Bingo Round-Up. When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Two Sessions, 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and at 5:00 […]

December 2016

December is always busy for our chapter,  especially during our December Regular meeting.  This year wasn’t any different – it always seems to have the hustle and bustle as any holiday time! Our chapter traditionally has a silent auction with items donated by our members, plus this year we were entertained by our own creative and […]

Festival of Lights Parade 2016

The Festival of Lights Parade sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce is a “shining display” of community holiday spirit.  Our AL Greater Placer volunteers have been part of Auburn’s FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS PARADE for many years, and the tradition continues. This year’s parade was held Saturday, December 3rd.  Our lighted parade entry showcased our […]

“A little Night Music”

 “A Litle Night Music”  A special night of swing music enjoyment provided to you by non-other than clarinetist extraordinaire, Bob Draga and ensemble. Enjoy the no-host bar serving cocktails, beer and wine along with light snacks.  Dessert will be offered at intermission.  Then get ready to dance the night away or just sit and listen […]

Assistance League at the Auburn Library

Something New! Assistance League is at the Auburn Library – Placer County the full month of September. A creative display engineered by two of our members. These displays depict a wonderful story of who we are and what we do for our communities. Make sure you stop by and see for yourself.

20th Annual Auburn Community Festival

Join us for the 20th Annual Auburn Community Festival on Saturday, October 15, 2016,  between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at Recreational Park!  Our booth will be the one with lots and lots of pumpkins to decorate!  Additionally,  enjoy the Giant Pumpkin Contest, Scarecrow Contest, Costume Contest & Parade, Live Music, Vendors, and much more! It’s […]

Prom Dress Events

Where: Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop Date:  February 15th & 21st 2017 Time: 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm This project began on April 6, 2016, when a seed of “the need to help teenage girls obtain affordable dresses for special school dances” was planted and nurtured by a group of Assistance League of […]

Make a Difference Day 2016

October 22nd – Make a Difference Day – a National day of community service. On October 22nd millions across the Nation participated in one of the largest national days for community service.  Assistance League of Greater Placer’s goal was to collect and donate 400 books to the local Boys and Girls Club in Placer County.  This […]

BIG Day of Giving 2016

This year we are participating with over 560 other nonprofits from 4 local counties on the BIG Day of Giving – May 3-4, 2016, which is a 24 hour online giving event, providing an opportunity  to give to your favorite participating nonprofit.   The BIG Day of Giving (BIG DoG) is an event to increase […]

Bingo Round-UP

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That was the call from members of Assistance League of Greater Placer to round up your friends and attend their 8th annual Bingo Round-Up. This event is the signature fundraiser for the nonprofit, all-volunteer organization that is celebrating 29 years of service in the Greater Placer community. Your support […]

  • All
  • Events
  • News

Emergency Outreach – Camp Fire

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.  

Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” 2018

A big THANK YOU to the generous sponsors of our Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser which took place on October 17. With their support, we once again had a very successful event. The proceeds will benefit children, adults, and the elderly in need throughout our local community. Thank you again to the […]

Chapter’s June Annual Meeting

At our June meeting held at Lake of the Pines, some wonderful Assistance League of Greater Placer members were recognized for their many years of service to our communities by their tireless efforts on behalf of our philanthropic programs, working in the Thrift Shop, and helping with our fundraising events. Pictured are 20-year members: Mary Ellen […]

Competencies and Scholarship Programs – Laura Spitzer

Laura Spitzer spoke to Assistance League members about the pivotal role the Competencies Program played in her life when she was in the short term residential therapeutic program at Koinonia’s Home for Teens, a division of Koinonia Family Services in Placer County. Laura successfully completed the substance abuse treatment program there and has been sober for almost […]

Day of Giving 2018

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is one of over 600 nonprofits who participate in the BIG Day of Giving each year.  This year on May 3rd thousands of donors will be generously giving to a nonprofit of their choice.  We are hopeful we will be one of your choices. For 30 years we have been […]

Bingo Round-Up 2018 Sponsors

On behalf of Assistance League® of Greater Placer’s Board and chapter members, we want to give each of you a heart-felt thank you for your commitment to making this event so successful.   It was the vision of our chapter to entertain, and provide a fun-filled time at our 11th annual Bingo Round-Up for our community members […]

Bingo Round-Up 2018

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That’s the call from members of Assistance League of Greater Placer to round up your friends and attend their 9th annual Bingo Round-Up. This event is the signature fundraiser for the nonprofit, all-volunteer organization that is celebrating 30 years of service in the Greater Placer community. In addition to […]

Celebrity Chef

A Past Event …Celebrity Chef a fun time for all! Enjoy a variety and delicious food expertly prepared by chefs from local areas.  A fantastic time for the entire family!

We’re Spreading MODness!

Assistance League® Greater Placer has teamed up with MOD Pizza for a fundraiser for our philanthropic programs on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, between 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM for a dine in, take out, or phone order.   MOD Pizza will donate 20% for each order.

Sacramento River Cats Game

Did someone say BASEBALL?  AT CHRISTMAS TIME?  What could be easier FOR THOSE PEOPLE HARD TO BUY FOR?   Plus your River Cats game ticket purchase will help support Assistance League’s wonderful philanthropic programs.  Our ballpark Section is 122, just below the Legacy Club, however, you can buy tickets in any section of the ballpark, including […]

Festival of Lights Parade – Auburn

What fun it was to participate in the Festival of Lights Parade in Auburn on December 2nd!  Dedicated volunteers gathered to decorate the float with lots of colorful lights and props for a joyful holiday scene for all the onlookers.  Among the members participating included, in part, were  Kids on the Block puppeteers, walking bears […]

Third Annual Recognition Ceremony

Assistance League of Greater Placer’s Dressing for Success program was awarded a “Certificate of Recognition” by Placer County Employment Services and the Business Advantage Network. These two groups recommend their participants to us for our Dressing for Success Program throughout the year.  “Our dedication to Placer County has allowed the Employment Services Program to grow […]

Legacy of Literacy – 2018

A big THANK YOU to all the generous members of the Greater Placer communities who donated an amazing 1800 books to our Legacy of Literacy Book Drive! The books will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club and area programs to help improve literacy in Placer County. Pictured are some of the fun things […]

Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” Fundraiser

Assistance League® of Greater Placer members are holding their Fall Tea and “Fashions on a Budget” fundraiser this year at the Rocklin Event Center in Rocklin on Wednesday, Oct 18 with a cost of $40 of which $20 is tax deductible. Forty distinctive, one of a kind, tables are set for a “Tea Party”. All […]

Tutor Time Award

Assistance League members Jan Krug and Linda Dorety are volunteers in our Tutor Time Program. They share tutoring of a 1st-grade class at Alta Vista Elementary located in Auburn and were recently presented with a Thank You plaque that was created by the teacher and students. Each gold dot is a firefly made by each child. […]

Child’s Bike Raffle Event

Past event: Raffle tickets may be purchased at our Assistance League Thrift Shop, 1263 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn; Fiddler Green Plaza, Auburn.  Come out and show your support

Special Recognition for Operation School Bell® Shopping

Assistance League® of Greater Placer Operation School Bell Shopping program was nominated with other community programs to receive the Project 100% award for excellence honoring exceptional achievements “dedicated to enhancing life-challenged children and families.” Hundreds of potential winners were considered to be celebrated at this event, as one of two dozen, Operation School Bell Shopping […]

Chapter History

2017 – Celebrating 30 Years of Caring and Commitment Our beginnings…

2017 Day of Giving Thank You

On May 4, 2017 – Thanks to you, we raised $7,697 in 24 hours to improve the lives of children in need throughout Placer County. How? Through your generous donation on the Big Day of Giving, children will shop for their own school clothes and shoes, receive school backpacks filled with school supplies, dictionaries, personal […]

Day of Giving 2017

Assistance League® of Greater Placer is one of over 600 nonprofits who participate in the BIG Day of Giving each year.  This year on May 4th thousands of donors will be generously giving to a nonprofit of their choice.  We are hopeful we will be one of your choices. For 30 years we have been […]

Bingo Round-Up

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That’s the call from members of Assistance League of Greater Placer to round up your friends and attend their 8th annual Bingo Round-Up. When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Two Sessions, 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and at 5:00 […]

December 2016

December is always busy for our chapter,  especially during our December Regular meeting.  This year wasn’t any different – it always seems to have the hustle and bustle as any holiday time! Our chapter traditionally has a silent auction with items donated by our members, plus this year we were entertained by our own creative and […]

Festival of Lights Parade 2016

The Festival of Lights Parade sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce is a “shining display” of community holiday spirit.  Our AL Greater Placer volunteers have been part of Auburn’s FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS PARADE for many years, and the tradition continues. This year’s parade was held Saturday, December 3rd.  Our lighted parade entry showcased our […]

“A little Night Music”

 “A Litle Night Music”  A special night of swing music enjoyment provided to you by non-other than clarinetist extraordinaire, Bob Draga and ensemble. Enjoy the no-host bar serving cocktails, beer and wine along with light snacks.  Dessert will be offered at intermission.  Then get ready to dance the night away or just sit and listen […]

Assistance League at the Auburn Library

Something New! Assistance League is at the Auburn Library – Placer County the full month of September. A creative display engineered by two of our members. These displays depict a wonderful story of who we are and what we do for our communities. Make sure you stop by and see for yourself.

20th Annual Auburn Community Festival

Join us for the 20th Annual Auburn Community Festival on Saturday, October 15, 2016,  between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at Recreational Park!  Our booth will be the one with lots and lots of pumpkins to decorate!  Additionally,  enjoy the Giant Pumpkin Contest, Scarecrow Contest, Costume Contest & Parade, Live Music, Vendors, and much more! It’s […]

Prom Dress Events

Where: Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop Date:  February 15th & 21st 2017 Time: 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm This project began on April 6, 2016, when a seed of “the need to help teenage girls obtain affordable dresses for special school dances” was planted and nurtured by a group of Assistance League of […]

Make a Difference Day 2016

October 22nd – Make a Difference Day – a National day of community service. On October 22nd millions across the Nation participated in one of the largest national days for community service.  Assistance League of Greater Placer’s goal was to collect and donate 400 books to the local Boys and Girls Club in Placer County.  This […]

BIG Day of Giving 2016

This year we are participating with over 560 other nonprofits from 4 local counties on the BIG Day of Giving – May 3-4, 2016, which is a 24 hour online giving event, providing an opportunity  to give to your favorite participating nonprofit.   The BIG Day of Giving (BIG DoG) is an event to increase […]

Bingo Round-UP

Head ‘em up! Move ‘em out! That was the call from members of Assistance League of Greater Placer to round up your friends and attend their 8th annual Bingo Round-Up. This event is the signature fundraiser for the nonprofit, all-volunteer organization that is celebrating 29 years of service in the Greater Placer community. Your support […]