Philanthropic Programs

Operation School Bell®

Provides new clothing for elementary, middle and high school children for identified low-income students in the five school districts we serve.

Operation Foster Youth

Facilitates collaboration with local foster care homes and foster family agencies to provide service in the form of the basic essentials of clothing and necessary supplies to foster family agencies for children entering the foster care system.

Operation Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded to area high school seniors for scholastic excellence as well as outstanding community service. Grants are also awarded to district teachers for enrichment programs.

Operation SHADES

Provides a series of financial literacy classes for targeted youths “for a future so bright you will have to wear shades”.

Operation Bear Hug

This program provides teddy bears to hospitalized, injured or traumatized children through hospital ERs and other agencies.

Operation Nonprofit Partnerships

Partners with other community nonprofit organizations to assist in providing needed services to the community.

Operation Community Outreach

This unique program meets a range of community needs on a one-time basis. It enables the organization to respond to emergency requests for goods and services in a flexible manner.

2019-20 Statistics

519

thousand dollars returned to the community

19.9

thousand people served in our service area

33.8

thousand hours volunteered

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Operation Nonprofit Partnerships Shopping Spree

Another shopping spree thanks to Kohl’s Cash that was earned at our last Operation School Bell dressing.  Cathy Hodell, Operation Nonprofit Partnerships,  and Annette Sheehy, Philanthropic Programs Chairman, were able to shop for two local elementary schools in need.  They purchased socks, underwear, leggings, sweatshirts and pants for boys and girls valued at $1,600.  Our […]

Operation School Bell thanks military families!

It’s back to school for our military families and that means Camp Pendleton Operation School Bell during the weekend of August 28-29. Assistance League of Temecula Valley collaborated with seven local chapters to provide a drive through shopping experience. There was a steady stream of vehicles, holding military families, going from one easy-up to another […]

Fourth grader, Evelyn, donates to our thrift shop!

  After shopping at Kohl’s during one of our Operation School Bell dressing events, Evelyn cleaned out her closet and wanted to bring her donations to us. Evelyn and her mom were so happy that they were lucky enough to be included in one of our Operation School Bell dressings! Evelyn, in this great big […]

Assistance League recognized for service to the community!

Assistance League of Temecula Valley was recognized as the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce 2020 Emerald Service Organization of the Year at the chamber’s 55th Awards Gala on Saturday, July 24th at Pechanga Resort & Casino. The chamber recognizes service organizations in two categories: The Ruby Organization has an annual operating budget of $500,000 or […]

Operation Bear Hug: Back to Comforting Children!

Merrilee is the “mama” bear for Temecula Valley Hospital ER. Recently, she made her delivery of bears. The supply was low since deliveries could not be made during the pandemic. Everyone was excited to see the cuddly bears back to do their job of comforting children. Children in the ER that are sick or afraid […]

Wow!  We hit the Jackpot today when we shopped at Assistance League Thrift Shop!

     Recently, Peter Ramos, his wife and their daughter, Olivia, were browsing the aisles and displays when they stopped in front of the electronics showcase and a Magellan Roadmate Pro box peaked their interest.  Dedicated RVers, the Ramos family travels the highways and byways of our state enjoying camping sites like Arrowhead and Idlewilde.  […]

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Operation Nonprofit Partnerships Shopping Spree

Another shopping spree thanks to Kohl’s Cash that was earned at our last Operation School Bell dressing.  Cathy Hodell, Operation Nonprofit Partnerships,  and Annette Sheehy, Philanthropic Programs Chairman, were able to shop for two local elementary schools in need.  They purchased socks, underwear, leggings, sweatshirts and pants for boys and girls valued at $1,600.  Our […]

Operation School Bell thanks military families!

It’s back to school for our military families and that means Camp Pendleton Operation School Bell during the weekend of August 28-29. Assistance League of Temecula Valley collaborated with seven local chapters to provide a drive through shopping experience. There was a steady stream of vehicles, holding military families, going from one easy-up to another […]

Fourth grader, Evelyn, donates to our thrift shop!

  After shopping at Kohl’s during one of our Operation School Bell dressing events, Evelyn cleaned out her closet and wanted to bring her donations to us. Evelyn and her mom were so happy that they were lucky enough to be included in one of our Operation School Bell dressings! Evelyn, in this great big […]

Assistance League recognized for service to the community!

Assistance League of Temecula Valley was recognized as the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce 2020 Emerald Service Organization of the Year at the chamber’s 55th Awards Gala on Saturday, July 24th at Pechanga Resort & Casino. The chamber recognizes service organizations in two categories: The Ruby Organization has an annual operating budget of $500,000 or […]

Operation Bear Hug: Back to Comforting Children!

Merrilee is the “mama” bear for Temecula Valley Hospital ER. Recently, she made her delivery of bears. The supply was low since deliveries could not be made during the pandemic. Everyone was excited to see the cuddly bears back to do their job of comforting children. Children in the ER that are sick or afraid […]

Wow!  We hit the Jackpot today when we shopped at Assistance League Thrift Shop!

     Recently, Peter Ramos, his wife and their daughter, Olivia, were browsing the aisles and displays when they stopped in front of the electronics showcase and a Magellan Roadmate Pro box peaked their interest.  Dedicated RVers, the Ramos family travels the highways and byways of our state enjoying camping sites like Arrowhead and Idlewilde.  […]

Accepting Applications for Volunteers

Become a member! Join an incredible group of volunteers dedicated to making a difference in Southwest Riverside County.
Assistance League of Temecula Valley is now welcoming new members at any time.

Visit Our Thrift Shop

The Assistance League Thrift Shop is our primary source of funding for our philanthropic programs.  We are proud of our reputation as one of the best and friendliest thrift shops in Southwest Riverside County.  Our members work hard to make sure the merchandise is always good quality, clean, and priced fairly.

Shop Information

Address:

28780 Via Montezuma
Temecula, CA 92590

Hours of Operation:

 W, Th F, Sat: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Closed: Monday, Tuesday, Sunday and designated holidays

Call:  (951) 694-8018

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