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Operation Wildlife Featured on Hawaii News Now

With the presentation to 45 students at Ala Wai Elementary School on March 6, 2023, the Operation Wildlife (OWL) Team finished all the school sessions for this school year.   We shared our OWL presentation at 26 schools, including 6 in Hilo and 5 on Maui, with a total of 1,787 people, including students, teachers […]

Thrift Shop

Our Thrift Shop at 1505 Young Street

Thrift Shop Days & Hours

Tuesdays from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm
Thursdays from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm
Saturdays from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Donations Regular Store Days & Hours

Assistance League of Hawaii’s Thrift Shop is the main source of funding for our philanthropic programs.  It is staffed and managed entirely by our member volunteers. READ MORE | MAP

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Strategic Planning Session 2020

Join Assistance League of Hawaii today as a full fledged member or community volunteer. We are a nonprofit organization of volunteers who are committed to identifying unmet needs and addressing them through programs developed by our members. Details here.

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Assistance League of Hawaii Member Volunteers login to your account here. Login allows member volunteer access to the important notices, work calendar, national program links, reports, in-house newsletter and other chapter resources. Current membership and password required.

Bid Box

Bid Box Treasure

Visit our BidBox page for the latest, most elegant and whimsical items in town! Place your bid by email or in person at the Thrift Shop. This silent auction ends on Tuesday, April 4.

Operation School Bell

Kokua Clothing Box Donation

Operation School Bell® provides school clothing to children in schools identified as Title I by the Hawaii State Department of Education. We also provide school t-shirts to students where uniforms are required. New clothes help students feel better about themselves.


Operation School Bell Literacy

Assistance League of Hawaii volunteer tutors assist children to become independent readers and to find joy in recreational reading. Individual students and their school libraries receive children’s books from the Assistance League of Hawaii’s Operation School Bell® Literacy Program.

Operation Wildlife

Rare Bird

We teach fourth grade students on the importance of saving our endangered species from becoming extinct and preserving our ecosystem for the future. An extensive touch-see exhibit of real animal biofacts are also displayed.


Share Program

The Share Program distributes donated items that are usable but is not saleable in the Thrift Shop. We are able to donate them to other nonprofit agencies who share them with their clients.

We Care

We Care Malama Bears

Humanitarian needs are met for all age groups through the We Care Program. This program supports an array of children and families in the community. We supply Malama Bears, layettes, bus passes, and other greatly needed items


Assistance League Outreach 1-2021

When an emergency strikes, it’s time to activate our Outreach volunteers. We do a one time service to help organizations shortly after the crisis.

2019-2020 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to the State of Hawaii.


thousand people served in Hawaii!


thousand volunteer hours


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