Philanthropic Programs

Operation School Bell®

Empowers students by providing school appropriate clothing that boosts their self-esteem, enhances their academic and social opportunities and enriches their quality of life.

Dental Care

Provides emergency dental treatment for  school children who cannot afford dental care.
“To Tell the Tooth” is an educational and entertaining puppet show “brushing up” on good dental hygiene habits for all second graders in the greater Whittier schools.

Continuing Education Scholarship

Provides funds for qualifying heads-of-household single parents at Rio Hondo Community College and Whittier College.

Kids on the Block

Uses life-size puppets to present programs addressing disabilities, physical difference and social concerns in order to help school children understand the world around them.

Wee Wardrobe

Provides layettes for newborn infants at PIH Health Hospital-Whittier to be distributed to mothers without basics for their newborns.

Summer Reading Programs

Provides incentives such as puppet and magic shows at the City of Whittier Public Libraries encouraging children to read throughout their summer vacation.

Operation Holiday

Provides Christmas dinners and wrapped gifts to families recommended by the Whittier Salvation Army.

Bookmobile

Delivers books, videos and tapes from Whittier Public Library to Whittier area shut-ins.

2017-2018 Statistics

$42K

Helped 649 students with clothing in the Greater Whittier Area

$30K

Scholarships for 13 individuals at Rio Hondo Community and Whittier College

15,441

 Hours volunteered

News & Events

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Action! Week

Action! Week– BOOKS, BOOKS Collecting NOW for Action Week Feb 23rd-Mar 1st Want to help? Assistance League of Whittier is collecting books for infants, crawlers and toddlers!!  These little ones are in the Infant Development Center program at Whittier Union School District.  This program is designed to support teen parents by providing their children with […]

New Scholarship Recipients!

Today we met our 2018-2019 Scholarship recipients from Rio Hondo Community College  Samatha Rajsavong, Valentina Higgins, Tyrance Greene, Whittier College Oralia Alcorta . Representing Rio College Cynthia Nickell-Director of Development Rio Hondo Foundation and representing Whittier College are Timothy Anderson -Interim VP President for Advancement, Jessica Stock-Associate Director of Development and Julie Aldama – Director […]

Past Presidents!

Fifteen past Presidents of Assistance League of Whittier attended our Scholarship and President Day Meeting.  We are so lucky to have these smart and committed past Presidents.

Dental Puppets Performing this Month for All 2nd Graders in the Greater Whittier Area

HATS OFF to our sixteen  puppeteers who faithfully arrive at the Chapter House before 8AM on a Wednesday or Thursday morning to load up the stage and props before taking off to schools to present our dental puppet show “To Tell the Tooth”.  Starting January 9th and continuing for seven weeks, two shows per day […]

Kids on the Block perform at George Key School

“Kids on the Block” performed for the students at George Key School dedicated to educating, embracing and enriching the lives of special needs students in Placentia, CA.  George Key School Facebook page is filled with very happy faces enjoying the performance.

Gem Award

Assistance League of Whittier  has had a busy summer meeting with school district staff at Whittier City School District, East Whittier City School District, South Whittier School District and Los Nietos School District. Representatives from the Board, program chairs and Kids on the Block attended the meetings with staff to review the services available to the […]

News & Events

  • All
  • News

Action! Week

Action! Week– BOOKS, BOOKS Collecting NOW for Action Week Feb 23rd-Mar 1st Want to help? Assistance League of Whittier is collecting books for infants, crawlers and toddlers!!  These little ones are in the Infant Development Center program at Whittier Union School District.  This program is designed to support teen parents by providing their children with […]

New Scholarship Recipients!

Today we met our 2018-2019 Scholarship recipients from Rio Hondo Community College  Samatha Rajsavong, Valentina Higgins, Tyrance Greene, Whittier College Oralia Alcorta . Representing Rio College Cynthia Nickell-Director of Development Rio Hondo Foundation and representing Whittier College are Timothy Anderson -Interim VP President for Advancement, Jessica Stock-Associate Director of Development and Julie Aldama – Director […]

Past Presidents!

Fifteen past Presidents of Assistance League of Whittier attended our Scholarship and President Day Meeting.  We are so lucky to have these smart and committed past Presidents.

Dental Puppets Performing this Month for All 2nd Graders in the Greater Whittier Area

HATS OFF to our sixteen  puppeteers who faithfully arrive at the Chapter House before 8AM on a Wednesday or Thursday morning to load up the stage and props before taking off to schools to present our dental puppet show “To Tell the Tooth”.  Starting January 9th and continuing for seven weeks, two shows per day […]

Kids on the Block perform at George Key School

“Kids on the Block” performed for the students at George Key School dedicated to educating, embracing and enriching the lives of special needs students in Placentia, CA.  George Key School Facebook page is filled with very happy faces enjoying the performance.

Gem Award

Assistance League of Whittier  has had a busy summer meeting with school district staff at Whittier City School District, East Whittier City School District, South Whittier School District and Los Nietos School District. Representatives from the Board, program chairs and Kids on the Block attended the meetings with staff to review the services available to the […]

Accepting Applications for Volunteers

Become a member! Join an incredible group of volunteers dedicated to making a difference in Greater Whittier Area.
Assistance League of Whittier is now welcoming new members at any time.

Application to Join this Amazing Organization

Visit Our Thrift Shop

The Thrift Shops are 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 the Greater Whittier Area. Our members work hard to make sure the merchandise is always good quality, clean, and priced fairly.

Shop Information

Address:

Bargain Bin and Timeless Treasures
6339 S Greenleaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90601

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday thru Friday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Call:  (562) 693-6533

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