• 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
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.


Meeting the basic needs of children in low-income schools we serve.


Ensuring all children served are prepared to succeed.

Core Values

  • Commitment
  • Leadership
  • Ethics
  • Accountability
  • Respect

Annual Reports and Financials

Latest Annual Community Reports

Assistance League of Northern Virginia 2022-2023 Annual Report

Latest Financial Report

2022-2023 Assistance League of Northern Virginia IRS Form 990

In the Media

Assistance League - 2023

2019 ALNV Making a Difference

Overview of 2020 Programs

YouNeedToKnow 122 Assistance League of NOVA

2019 Weekend Food for Kids Newscast

2018 Interview with Comcast

Board Of Directors 2023-2024


Gina Glenn

Vice President Membership

Dru Kevit

Vice President Philanthropy – Clothing and Literacy

Dorine DiConti

Vice President Philanthropy – Nutrition and Special Programs

Nancy Treanor

Vice President Resource Development

Cheryl Brunner

Vice President Public Relations

Lynn Barron


Betsy Brand


Nannette Henderson


Claudia Bonnell


Darlene Cooke

National Assistance League Volunteers in Action