Angels for Aging

Our volunteers provide friendship to residents of assisted living facilities in our communities with personal visits, cards and gifts.

Community Assistance

This program provides a flexible, response strategy to people with specific emergency needs for goods and services.

Dressing for Success

Women and men striving for a better life, by entering or re-entering the workforce, are given job appropriate clothing from our Thrift Shop.

Feet Treat

A community service program that provides new shoes for students who are referred to our chapter by school personnel. Requests for shoes are made by School Liaisons. Participating students are met at a Famous Footwear store by one of our assistance league members to choose the shoes.

OPERATION SCHOOL BELL®

APPAREL SHOPPING

The Operation School Bell program provides new school clothing to eligible children who are referred by school personnel.

School Supplies

New school supplies and backpacks for students who are referred by staff members in public schools, KidsFirst and other resource Centers in Placer County. Each child is given the supplies needed according to his/her grade. Backpacks are also provided as needed. Books are provided to students in select schools.

Sierra Bears

Furry Teddy Bears are distributed by our volunteers, to community hospitals and the California Highway Patrol, to provide comfort to children in traumatic situations.

Support For Assault Survivors

Our program provides needed supplies for victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and human trafficking. This includes clothing items, underwear, stress balls, journals, and other items when there is a need. In addition, this program provides needed items to the Stand Up Placer Safe House such as sheets, blankets, pillows, hair care supplies, night lights, and many other things. Assistance League also puts together gift baskets for victims leaving the Safe House to move into an apartment or house.

Competencies For Independent Living

An outreach program providing concrete knowledge of life skills to at-risk teenagers attending court-ordered or community schools in Placer County to help develop self-reliance and grow to independence.

The Kids on the Block

An educational puppet program performed in schools to enlighten children about bullying, school safety and learning differences.

Scholarships

Our purpose is to make education and opportunity possible for deserving students.

This program provides scholarship(s) to student(s) in our Competencies for Independent Living  program and other alternative education secondary schools.

Tutor Time

Our members assist students in the classroom under the direction of the teacher. Children read to the members using their grade level materials.

These are but a few of the small miracles we
help make happen throughout any given year.