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.

2020 - 2021 Statistics

368

thousand dollars returned to the community

28.7

thousand people served in our service area

23.7

thousand hours volunteered

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Assistance League responds to community needs

Operation School Bell is in the process of providing new clothes for identified low-income students (TK-12). Each student shops for clothing at a tax free value of $125. At the September 1st ‘shopping event’ at Kohl’s in Murrieta, Assistance League earned $3,700 in Kohl’s Cash. Using the Kohl’s Cash, Assistance League immediately went shopping to […]

An Epic Reopening Day for Assistance League Thrift Shop

Although the shop lacked carpeting and other finishing touches, the Assistance League Thrift Shop opened on Wednesday, July 20th, at 10:00 am, after 9 weeks of closure due to a water incident that decimated the entryway, offices, boutique, and front counter areas of the store.  More than one hundred loyal customers and friends visited the […]

Thank you Letter!

Thank you letter from Teacher Grant $500 recipient. Dear Assistance League Members, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the generous grant that you gifted to our Kindergarten class at Abby Reinke Elementary School. We were able to purchase equipment for our playground to assist our teaching in our Social Emotional […]

Assisteens Support Our Military

Assisteens, our junior auxiliary, encourages and provides volunteer opportunities for young people in grades 7 through 12. The goals are to develop a sense of community responsibility, self-reliance, personal responsibility, poise, public speaking and leadership skills. Assisteens volunteer at the thrift shop in exchange for budgeted funds to use for their philanthropic programs that benefit […]

A Very Special Baby Shower

When thrift shop staff saw a shopping cart overflowing with two teddy bears and a very large rabbit, they just had to ask about the plans for these cuddly creatures.  What caused them to look twice was the size of the stuffed animals.  Two were so large that there were legs dangling over the front […]

Teacher Grant Provides “Hands-on” Learning

Asistance League awarded Ms. Breyan Watson, a teacher at Harvest Valley Elementary School in Romoland, a $500 Grant to purchase “hands-on”  enrichment activities for the twenty-two kindergarten children in her classroom. In her application, Ms. Watson stated that her kindergarteners came to school this year “with a lot of holes in their learning” due to […]

News & Events

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  • Uncategorized

Assistance League responds to community needs

Operation School Bell is in the process of providing new clothes for identified low-income students (TK-12). Each student shops for clothing at a tax free value of $125. At the September 1st ‘shopping event’ at Kohl’s in Murrieta, Assistance League earned $3,700 in Kohl’s Cash. Using the Kohl’s Cash, Assistance League immediately went shopping to […]

An Epic Reopening Day for Assistance League Thrift Shop

Although the shop lacked carpeting and other finishing touches, the Assistance League Thrift Shop opened on Wednesday, July 20th, at 10:00 am, after 9 weeks of closure due to a water incident that decimated the entryway, offices, boutique, and front counter areas of the store.  More than one hundred loyal customers and friends visited the […]

Thank you Letter!

Thank you letter from Teacher Grant $500 recipient. Dear Assistance League Members, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the generous grant that you gifted to our Kindergarten class at Abby Reinke Elementary School. We were able to purchase equipment for our playground to assist our teaching in our Social Emotional […]

Assisteens Support Our Military

Assisteens, our junior auxiliary, encourages and provides volunteer opportunities for young people in grades 7 through 12. The goals are to develop a sense of community responsibility, self-reliance, personal responsibility, poise, public speaking and leadership skills. Assisteens volunteer at the thrift shop in exchange for budgeted funds to use for their philanthropic programs that benefit […]

A Very Special Baby Shower

When thrift shop staff saw a shopping cart overflowing with two teddy bears and a very large rabbit, they just had to ask about the plans for these cuddly creatures.  What caused them to look twice was the size of the stuffed animals.  Two were so large that there were legs dangling over the front […]

Teacher Grant Provides “Hands-on” Learning

Asistance League awarded Ms. Breyan Watson, a teacher at Harvest Valley Elementary School in Romoland, a $500 Grant to purchase “hands-on”  enrichment activities for the twenty-two kindergarten children in her classroom. In her application, Ms. Watson stated that her kindergarteners came to school this year “with a lot of holes in their learning” due to […]

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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