Become a Member

Imagine the rewarding feeling of seeing a child’s eyes light up when given a new uniform for school. Get energized by reading to second graders or being part of The Kids on the Block puppet show. Bring laughter and companionship to seniors who are somewhat confined and/or incapacitated. Assistance League members receive immediate feedback and know that they make a difference in the lives of these children and seniors.

Make new friends and celebrate the joy of making a difference in someone’s life. If you want to help make a difference by working with a group of dedicated, talented and fun-loving volunteers, consider becoming a member of Assistance League of San Jose. Join an incredible group of volunteers who are dedicated to making a difference in your community. Assistance League offers unique volunteer opportunities that fit your interest and time.

As a member, you will enjoy the benefits and rewards of:

 Volunteering and serving within your own community

 Seeing the power of change in action

 Developing long-lasting friendships

 Experiencing new challenges and opportunities

 Using and developing special talents and leadership skills

 Knowing about resources and becoming aware of issues in your community


Membership Levels and Requirements


  • Annual Dues: $80
  • Attend chapter meetings;
  • Participate in and support the community programs fundraising activities of the chapter;
  • Have the right to vote and hold office;
  • Assume a share of financial obligations as voted on by the membership;
  • Participate in Operation School Bell; and
  • Serve on a chapter committee.


  • Annual Dues: $105
  • Participation (monthly meetings, fundraising, committees and programs) is welcome, but as desired, and
  • Support the mission of the chapter.

A chapter member acts as a mentor during a new member’s orientation period.

Assistance League of San Jose Membership Form