Carole Miller receives a Circle Pin for developing Assistance League Sierra Foothills’ Books & Beyond program and for her continued dedication to this vital program.

Individual elementary school children in three school districts are tutored by member volunteers to help develop children’s reading comprehension skills.  In fiscal year 2017-2018, Assistance League® Sierra Foothills worked with 165 individual elementary school students.

Pictured:  Julie Quinn, ALSF Chapter President and Carole Miller, Books & Beyond Program Manager

During the Assistance League Sierra Foothills  February 27, 2019 Regular Meeting focus topic included  Celebrating Books & Beyond.   The  Guest Speaker – Kathy Holliman, Principal, Silva Valley shared,  “The children can’t wait for their Books & Beyond person to come.  There is magic that happens with this program!”

Pictured:  Carole Miller, Program Manager and Kathy Holliman, Silva Valley Principal

BDOG Katie and Joey

Big Day of Giving, a 24-hour online giving challenge on 05/03/18 raised $9,869 to help fund Assistance League Sierra Foothills philanthropic programs.  Our largest donation of $5,000 was from Lyon Cares Foundation of the Sacramento Region Community Foundation and we greatly appreciate their generosity. We also received donations from members and from our community including cash raised at a garage sale by Katie, 4 years old and Joey, 5 years old.  Thank you to all who donated and supported the event!

click here to read about the LYONS CARES Grant Letter received from SACRAMENTO REGION COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

AL Sierra Foothills thanks El Dorado Women’s Fund for the 2018 Inspiration Grant Award.  El Dorado Women’s Fund harnesses the power of collective giving to support community philanthropy across the western slope of El Dorado County.

Click here to read more about the 2018 Grant Gala article courtesy of the Mountain Democrat

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Please visit the El Dorado Women’s Fund site for all grant award winners and details.

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Click to view the Women’s Fund El Dorado  2017 Community Focus Grant for $25,000 awarded to Assistance League of Sierra Foothills.

 

Click to view Assistance League of Sierra Foothills presenting the  El Dorado County Office of Education with an award for their continued support of Operation School Bell.

Click to view our media outlets and articles from Mountain Democrat Village Life and Neighbors Along the Parkway about Operation School Bell®, Garden of the Hills Tour and donation from American Century Championship Funds.

 

Click to view the Nov. 2016 news release from El Dorado County Office of Education on Operation School Bell.

 

Folsom Telegraph Article (serving Folsom and El Dorado Hills) on Feb 28th