Assistance League of Orange is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that puts caring and commitment into action through philanthropic programs in the Orange community. Member volunteers are dedicated to ongoing support and a long-term presence in the community through direct involvement and innovative philanthropic programs.
Who We Are
Since its charter in 1941, Assistance League of Orange member volunteers have consistently provided quality service to the Orange area. During the 2018-2019 year, nearly 350 members contributed over 38,000 hours to serve nearly 23,000 children and adults in our community.
Attempting to meet previously underserved needs, Assistance League of Orange supports 20 philanthropic programs. These programs provide services to every age range in the community.
Funding and Financials
The Thrift Shop is our main source of funding. The shop is staffed and managed entirely by our member volunteers. Donations are always welcome and are tax-deductible.
Assistance League of Orange volunteers transforming the lives of children and adults through community programs.
Essential needs are met in our community and families flourish.
Commitment– Be loyal, responsible, reliable, and dedicated
Integrity – Keep your word and commitments, modeling strong ethics and morals
Compassion – Show kindness, understanding, warmth, caring and patience with others
Service – Contribute to the welfare of others by helping through caring, sharing and giving
Respect – Be appreciative and considerate of others, while fostering an environment of inclusion, diversity and equity
Volunteers in Action
Board of Directors
VICE PRESIDENT MEMBERSHIP
VICE PRESIDENT PHILANTHROPIC PROGRAMS
VICE PRESIDENT RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
CHAPTER CENTER CHAIRMAN
CHAPTER LIAISON TO ASSISTEENS
CHAPTER LIAISON TO ORANGE BLOSSOMS
MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS CHAIRMAN
STRATEGIC PLANNING CHAIRMAN
Managing Director- Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
President, Volt, Retired
Publisher, Plaza Review
Laurel Peniche Gartman
Lawyer, Law Offices of Laurel Peniche Gartman
Owner & President, Remland Insurance Services Inc.
Deputy Superintendent, Retired, Tustin Unified School District
The Honorable Mark Murphy, Honorary Member
The Honorable Tita Smith
Emerita Member, Orange