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.


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

2017-2018 Statistics


Helped 649 students with clothing in the Greater Whittier Area


Scholarships for 13 individuals at Rio Hondo Community and Whittier College


 Hours volunteered

News & Events

News & Events

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.

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


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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