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"Do more than belong, participate.  Do more than care, help…"

                                ~William Arthur Ward

Arcadia Chapter

Assistance League is an all member volunteer organization.  Our

philanthropic programs touch the lives of children, families, and seniors

in the San Gabriel Valley.  We rely on the hands-on involvement from

members to organize and staff our programs, our Bargain Box Thrift

Shop, and serve on committees.  Our chapter has been volunteering

in our community for over 60 years!  

Member volunteer staffing opportunities include: our Operation School

Bell program serving students in need; our senior programs; and our

Bargain Box Thrift Shop where we raise the funds needed to run our

programs.  Committee volunteer opportunities encompass a wide range

of activities such as assisting with our book drive, public relations, social

event planning, grant writing, technology, holiday boutique, and more.

Our chapter meets in the morning on the fourth Tuesday of the month September through June, although dates may change to accommodate holidays.  We also enjoy social activities together throughout the year.

We welcome you to join our volunteer members of diverse backgrounds, ages, and occupations.  Become part of our legacy of volunteerism, gain friendships, and make a difference in your community.  Annual dues for an Active member is $85 (with a one-time materials fee of $40).  To join please complete our online Membership Application or email for more membership information.

Assisteens® Auxiliary

Assisteens is a co-ed auxiliary that provides leadership and community service opportunities for high school students.  Assisteens staff the Book Buddy Program, and our Bargain Box Thrift Store on Saturdays. Throughout the year, Assisteens provides various programs for children, seniors, and families, as well as support Operation School Bell® and other chapter programs.

Membership is open to teens entering 9th - 11th grades.  Assisteens Applications for Membership are accepted starting February 1st  for the following school year.  Assisteens dues range from $55 to $80 and members are required to complete 35 hours of community service and membership activities each year.  For more membership information contact  The next application period will begin February 1, 2020.  

Las Alas Auxiliary

Las Alas Auxiliary, “The Wings”, is instrumental in providing the hygiene kits and

school supplies for Operation School Bell.  The auxiliary provides Hospital Activity

Kits to Methodist Hospital, Bear Hugs to Fire and hospital personnel, as well as

holiday gifts for seniors.  They also staff our Bargain Box thrift store on Saturdays

and meeting days.  Las Alas meets in the evening and provides support to the

chapter and its philanthropic programs.

Las Alas is designed for working members.  Auxiliary members are required to

complete 25 hours of service each year and dues range from $65 to $80 annually. 

Please complete our online Membership Application or email

for more Membership information.

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