Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community


2024 Anne Banning Recipient

The Anne Banning Award is the highest honor our organization can bestow. This year, we honored Lynnannne Baumgardner as only our second recipient. To download and  view a Powerpoint presentation about her contributions and history with our organization, click below. LB ABA_blue_VP (1)

Ada Edwards Laughlin Award Recipient

The Ada Edwards Laughlin Award is the second highest award presented to a member of our organization who works tirelessly behind the scenes to promote the mission and goals of Assistance League of Mid-Missouri. This year’s recipient is Lynne Moore.      


Spring is a very rewarding time for the Scholarship Committee, as we present scholarships at schools throughout Columbia. This year we awarded $16,000 for the Assisting Women’s Achievement Scholarship at Columbia College, $6,000 at Stephens College, $6,000 to the Sinclair School of Nursing, $3,000 to Columbia STEM Alliance, $1,500 scholarships at each of the four […]

Want to Join in the Fun?

The volunteers of Assistance League of Mid-Missouri work hard so that we may help women, children, veterans, and seniors in our community. We also make new friends and have fun in the process. If you would like to contribute to the community, meet interesting people, and make lasting friendships, ALMM may be the place for […]

Online Store Open 24/7

Upscale Resale has added an eBay shop. You can shop 24/7 for unique, high-value items that are only available online. Go to to visit our eBay store.

Donation Hours

Donors, Donation hours are now: Wednesday through Saturday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm to make donating more convenient for you. Our landlord, Shelter Insurance, has asked that you enter the alley between Upscale Resale and Shelter Insurance by turning north off Broadway. Our volunteers will gladly accept your donation at the double doors with the […]


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