Assistance League of Northern Virginia volunteers transforming the lives of children through community programs.


Essential needs are met in our community and families flourish.


  • Identify and meet needs in their communities
  • Strengthen and broaden their talents and skills
  • Make a difference in people’s lives
  • Enjoy fulfilling friendships based on the spirit of giving


Commitment – Dedicated to a course of action

Leadership – Willingness to lead and develop leaders

Ethics – Doing the right thing in a reliable way

Accountability – Willingness to accept responsibility

Respect – Treating all with courtesy

Assistance League of Northern Virginia is a chapter of Assistance League, a national organization that has 22,000 members in 120 chapters throughout the United States. Each chapter determines which local community needs to address and focuses its efforts on those needs, raising funds locally and spending them in the community. We are an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization transforming lives and strengthening our community through philanthropic programs in the Northern Virginia area. Our member volunteers are dedicated to ongoing support and have provided a lasting presence in our community through hands-on involvement and innovative philanthropic programs.

Since being chartered in 2004, Assistance League of Norther Virginia’s member volunteers have consistently provided quality service to children in communities throughout Northern Virginia.

Board Of Directors 2021-2022


Gina Glenn

Vice President Membership

Jerilyn Woelfel

Vice President Philanthropy

Nancy Treanor

Vice President Resource Development

Cheryl Brunner

Public Relations Chair

Lynn Barron


Nannette Henderson


Dorine DiConti

Education Chair

Betsy Brand

Strategic Planning Chair

Judy Sutton

Annual Reports and Financials

Latest Annual Community Reports

Assistance League of Northern Virginia 2020-2021 Annual Report

Latest Financial Report

2020-2021 Assistance League of Northern Virginia IRS Form 990

National Assistance League Volunteers in Action

Northern Virginia Chapter

2019 ALNV Making a Difference

Overview of 2020 programs

Broadcast Interviews Regarding our Programs