Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community


Betsy Baker-Rall recognized

Assistance League of Mid-Missouri is pleased to announce that Betsy Baker-Rall was named this year’s recipient of the Ada Edwards Laughlin Award. This award is meant to recognize a member who goes above and beyond in volunteering her time and effort to Assistance League in a quiet, behind the scenes manner. Betsy has been described […]

Marilyn Earley receives award

In 2005, Professional Leaders Auxiliary initiated a special award in memory of Jackie Dennis, who passed away in June 2004 due to a sudden illness. She was a quiet, warm, hard-working person who could always be counted on. She loved everything about working at Upscale: coordinating the schedule, pricing items, displaying treasures, greeting customers, and, […]

The Impact of Scholarships

Some of the revenue raised by our volunteers in Assistance League is channeled into scholarships. The following scholarships are awarded annually: Columbia College: 10 scholarships of $2,000 each, Military Heroes at Columbia College 6 scholarships of $1,250, Moberly Area Community College: 10 per year, Stephens College: 1 or 2 per year, University of Missouri College […]

Upscale Resale Named one of best in the state

Upscale Resale was named one of the six best thrift stores in the state of Missouri. We knew we were doing something right, but others are noticing us as well. Click the link below to read the article.

Customer Email

Upscale Resale publishes a weekly email that is sent out to customers highlighting our specials for the week as well as glimpses of our sales floor merchandise. If you would like to receive this email, a sign up sheet is located at the checkout desk at the shop. Please write legibly when signing up so […]

Accepting Donations — NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED

Upscale Resale Donors and Customers: Assistance League of Mid-Missouri, Upscale Resale, is thankful for our valuable customers and donors. Your donations of good quality, current fall and winter clothing, housewares, books, and furniture are greatly appreciated. Donations may now be made without an appointment. Donations are accepted Wednesday through Friday 10 to 12 and Saturday […]


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2019-2020 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to the Columbia community


thousand people served in the Columbia community


thousand hours volunteered