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Jun

Victor Valley – Operation School Bell

The 40th Anniversary celebration and installation luncheon for Assistance League of Victor Valley was held on May 11, 2022, at Spring Valley Country Club. We were honored to present the National Operation School Bell Award to Apple Valley Unified School District Family Centers. Superintendent Trenae Nelson accepted the award along with the director and coordinators [...]

Jun

Montgomery County – Texas/Oklahoma Networking Conference

After three long years ten Assistance League® chapters from the Texas/Oklahoma region came together for our networking conference. On Monday, June13 and Tuesday, June 14 members renewed old friendships and made new ones; celebrated the successes of 2021-2022 and made plans for the future. Hosted by Assistance League of Montgomery County, the conference offered inspirational [...]

Jun

Northern Virginia – Celebrating Our Success

About 50 members, friends, and guest speakers gathered recently for our Spring into Summer Luncheon, to celebrate another very successful year, to recognize members who had helped in achieving those successes, and to hear from a school we serve about the impact of our programs.  As an added bonus, we raffled off four lovely baskets reflecting [...]

Jun

Northern Virginia – Literacy for Kids

Assistance League of Northern Virginia is extremely grateful for the generous donation by Dr. Kamal Jajodia that allowed us to hold another book fair recently at a local elementary school.  This Literacy for Kids event, which we call “Build-a-Child’s Library,” provided a wide selection of new books on a variety of topics from which the [...]

Jun

Montgomery County – Operations School Bell Award

At our May 16th Annual meeting we were very pleased to announce that Marcus Primer, Communities in Schools Site Coordinator for Conroe High School, had been awarded the National Assistance League Operation School Bell® Award for 2021-2022. Marcus is from Greenville, Ms. and received his Master’s degree in Education from Alcorn State University.  He has been with […]

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Jun

North Coast – Received a Grant

The Assistance League of North Coast recently received a grant for $29,075 from The Carlsbad Charitable Foundation. Though the efforts of Angela Bear, the Chairperson of the Grant Committee with the support of Mona Ackerman, Resource Development, our request for funding was granted. These funds will be used to allow an additional 200 students in […]