Board of Directors
ALW Organizational Chart

Our Board of Directors work tirelessly to guide our organization to serve our community. They are responsible for evaluation of our program goals and monitoring our Strategic Plan.

Our Board members serve one year and are eligible for three (3) consecutive terms except for President-Elect which is a stand alone position for one year.  The Board represents a broad set of skills including leadership and fiscal responsibility.

Assistance League of Wichita Organizational Chart

Position                                                     Responsibility

President     Names all Appointed Chairs unless otherwise designated*

Appoints Parliamentarian    ByLaws Committee Chair*

Appoints Chair of Finance Committee*

Appoints Building Administrator

Appoints Circle Fund Chair*

Ex-officio of all committees except Nominating

President-Elect      ex-officio all committees

Board representative to Education Committee

Board representative to Building Administrator Committee

1st VP Philanthropic   Chair of Philanthropic Committee

Appoints Chairs: Operation School Bell®, Scholarship, Bear Hugs, Assault Survivor Kits

2nd VP Resource         Chair of Resource Development committee

Appoints Chairs: Thrift Shop, Gift/Grants, Fundraiser

3rd VP Marketing       Chair of Marketing Committee

Board Representative to Newsletter, Historian, Webmaster

4th VP Membership   Chair of Membership Committee

Appoints Chairs: Orientation, Scheduling/Placement, Database

Board representative to Hospitality/Social

Board Representative to Calling Committee

5th VP Strategic Planning  Chairs: Strategic Planning Committee

Member of Finance Committee

Treasurer       Board Representative on Finance Committee

Board Representative to Service Hour Recorder

Assistant Treasurer    Member of Finance Committee

Corresponding Secretary     Board Representative to Remembrance

Elective Committee

Philanthropic Program Chair= 1st VP

Resource Development Chair= 2nd VP

Marketing/Communication Chair= 3rd VP

Membership Chair= 4th VP

Strategic Planning Chair= 5th VP

Appointive Standing Committees

Bylaws Chair Parliamentarian appointed by President*
Hospitality/Social Chair appointed by President*
Calling Committee Chair appointed by President*
Service Hour Recorder Chair appointed by President*
Remembrance Chair appointed by President*
Newsletter Chair appointed by President*
Historian Chair appointed by President*
Building Administrator Committee Chair appointed by President*
Education Chair appointed by President*
Orientation/ Placement Chair appointed by 4th VP
Database Chair appointed by President*
Finance Chair appointed by President*
Philanthropic Programs Chairs appointed by 1st VP
Thrift Shop/Gift/Fundraiser Chairs appointed by 2nd VP

Mission, Vision and Values

MISSION

Assistance League of Wichita, a chapter of National Assistance League, is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to transform the lives of children and adults through philanthropic programs.

VISION

Assistance League aspires to meet the challenging needs of individuals in communities across the nation.

CORE VALUES

Commitment – Serving the diverse and compelling needs of individuals and community

Leadership – Quality responsiveness to our community

Ethics Belief in integrity and authenticity

Accountability – Doing the right thing in a reliable way

Respect – Treating all with courtesy

Annual Report and Financials

Tours and Presentations

Assistance League of Wichita member volunteers are available to conduct tours of our facilities for you or your organization and explain how our various programs create a better community.  Member volunteers can also provide fashion shows, modeling top-label clothing for sale in our thrift shop.  Call (316) 687-6107 for information.

Volunteers transforming lives and strengthening communities

Assistance League of Wichita 2018-19 Board of Directors

President

Kathy Wilson

President-Elect

Ruth Ann Koepsel

1st Vice President Philanthropic Programs

Carolyn Yoder

2nd Vice President Resource Development

Barbara Carson

3rd Vice President Marketing/Communication

Mona Hobson

4th Vice President Membership

Susan Ensz

5th Vice President Strategic Planning

Judy Rapp

Treasurer

Chris Reed

Assistant Treasurer

Paula Stine

Recording Secretary

Carla Cantrell

Corresponding Secretary

Dot Balton

Parliamentarian

Sheron Addington

Assistance League of Wichita 2017-18 Advisory Committee

Bonnie Bing

Sue Dunlop

Lisa Reiter

Melody Stucky

Pamela Clancy Ammar