Assisteens Auxiliary Fashion Show 2022: Pop Up Shopping & Luncheon

We kicked off the new school year in style! A huge thank you to everyone who made Assisteens Auxiliary Fashion Show 2022 such a success! We had so much fun at the pop up shop and luncheon – we couldn’t have done it without our amazing vendors, models, speakers and team members who made it […]

Operation School Bell 2022

Operation School Bell (OSB) is one of ALNM’s largest philanthropic programs. It provides brand new school uniforms (including polo shirts, hoodies, shorts, skorts, pants, joggers, underwear, socks and water bottles) to any PreK-6 th grade student in need within the Newport Mesa Unified School District. An offshoot of this program, AL’s Closet, provides gently used […]

Assistance League of Newport-Mesa, awarded $45,000 in scholarships to 9 local students

  Costa Mesa, CA — For over eighty years now, the Assistance League of Newport Mesa has been transforming the lives of children and adults through community programs. This June, the nonprofit announced that it would be awarding $45,000 in scholarships to 9 local students in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District.   The recipients of the […]

We were featured in Eastside Living Magazine!

Dolled Up – Thanks to our sponsors

Dolled Up – SOLD OUT!

Assistance League® of Newport-Mesa luncheon fundraiser featuring Barclay Butera Newport Beach, CA – Assistance League of Newport-Mesa presented “Dolled Up” on April 9, 2022, at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach.  After a three-year hiatus, this annual fundraising event resumed featuring renowned interior designer Barclay Butera as guest speaker.  This sold-out event included a luncheon, […]

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

The Assistance League® of Newport-Mesa, a chapter of national Assistance League, has been providing dental care to low-income families in Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, and surrounding communities since 1952. The Cheri Harris Dental center has been in its current location at 2220 Fairview, Costa Mesa, for almost 30 years. It shares space in the building […]

You’re Invited to our Annual Prospective New Member Event on Sunday, April 3rd!

We are welcoming new volunteers to our annual Prospective New Member Event. It will be held at Assistance League in Costa Mesa, on Sunday, April 3 at 2:00 pm. This is a great opportunity to learn about our organization.  Join us to hear from current members about their experiences of working in the community.  There […]

Assistance League of Newport Mesa’s Operation School Bell provides school clothing to local students

Each year, the Assistance League (AL) of Newport Mesa’s Operation School Bell program provides new school clothing to more than 1,000 Newport-Mesa Unified School District (NMUSD) elementary students. At a clothing distribution event last week, Susan Brown, Assistance League volunteer member since 2020, welcomed a mother of three NMUSD students. Before selecting their items, the […]

Fun at the Thrift Shop!

My experiences in Thrift have really exceeded my expectations. As a mom of a 7th grade Assisteen, we were new to everything this year and we weren’t sure what it would be like to volunteer in thrift. I have to say that I’m actually glad I accompanied my daughter, Sadie, to do her hours whether […]