Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community


Cookies are Coming!

We are offering you the opportunity to order fresh, homemade chocolate chip cookies. These cookies are $10 a dozen, boxed in sizes of 1, 2, 3, or 4 dozen, wrapped in red ribbon with a personal message from you attached, and delivered to your favorite business. We cannot deliver to residences, however. This is a great […]

Boone County Health Department

The Boone County Health Department has determined that we are in an area of high transmission rates of the Covid variant and is recommending the use of masks in indoor settings. To protect the health of our volunteers and customers, please consider wearing a mask while in Upscale Resale.

Expanded Donation Hours Beginning June 1

Upscale Resale is Expanding Donation Hours Donors, Beginning JUNE 1, 2022 donation hours will change to: 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 […]

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 […]


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2019-2020 Statistics


thousand dollars returned to the Columbia community


thousand people served in the Columbia community


thousand hours volunteered