News & Announcements

February 24th. Legacy of Literacy is an initiative of National Assistance League whose goal is to promote and spread the joy of reading to children in our community. Assistance League of Salt Lake City is collecting books to be distributed to agencies who work with children in need. Among these agencies are: Utah Children/Youth Center, IQRA Academy of Utah, Guadalupe Center,  People’s Health Clinic, Kauri Sue Hamilton Academy (for disabled children). Members of the East High School Key Club have also collected books for this event. Anyone wishing to donate new or gently used children's...
A "Spring Extravaganza" is coming to the Foothill Village Chico's store from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, February 10th when Chico's holds a special event in support of Assistance League. A demonstration of "how to layer" will give event attendees creative ways to expand a wardrobe. Bring in a donation of nice new or gently used clothing and qualify for a chance to win a lovely Chico's necklace.  Donated clothes will be given to Assistance League Thrift Shop. The Foothill Chico's has supported Assistance League for several years with this great "trade-in" event, bringing more sales to our...
Shop at the Thrift Store on 33rd for your holiday items.  Shop hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; open Thursday until 7:00. 
Assistance League Salt Lake City is happy to announce the new Board Members for 2017 - 2018. See  http://alslc.org/board-members for positions.
Look for cars bearing these Operation School Bell signs as they deliver bags of new school clothes to kids in elementary schools throughout the valley. Each year, Operation School Bell provides some 5,000 students with a coat, pair of jeans, hoodie, two shirts, socks, underwear, toothbrush and toothpaste before the cold weather sets in. When you see these signs, you'll know that smiles will soon be on the faces of many happy children.  
Assistance League has a bright new billboard decorating the east wall of our Chapter House and visible to westbound drivers on 3300 South.  The purpose of this new billboard is to invite men, women and teens in grades 8 - 12 to join us in helping others in the community. Assistance League volunteers work together to clothe and provide urgent dental care to children in need, entertain seniors, provide support and comfort to victims of sexual attack, give layettes to babies whose parents need help, support homeless youth, give laptop computers to outstanding Horizonte alternative school...
On May 17, Assistance League of Salt Lake City was presented the Commission on Youth (COY) Award for its service to the youth in the community.  The ceremony, held in the Salt Lake County Council Chambers, was followed by an interview with ABC4 News.  Assistance League was nominated for this prestigious award by Mike Harman, Homeless Liaison in Salt Lake School District and honors us for clothing children in need through Operation School Bell and providing urgent dental care to children through our Operation Healthy Teeth program. To see the ABC4 News interview, given by Assistance League...
Our Assistance League volunteers are very excited to announce our organization's selection as a winner of the 2016 Salt Lake County's Commission on Youth (COY) Award. Assistance League was nominated by Mike Harman, Homeless Liaison for the Salt Lake City School District, and his counselor colleagues for the services we provide to youth in the community. The Commission then voted on their selection from a number of nominees. We are very honored to have been selected for this prestigious award! The award will be presented by Mayor Ben McAdams at the Salt Lake County Council meeting on Tuesday,...
Assistance League Consociates Auxiliary has chosen Susan Creager Allred, founder of Community Animal Welfare Society (CAWS) as its 2016 Woman of Distinction honoree. The Woman of Distinction award will be presented to Ms. Allred at the Consociates Annual Woman of Distinction Luncheon to be held on May 14, 2016 at the Cottonwood Country Club, 1780 E. Lakewood Drive.  A champagne social starts at 10:30 a.m. with lunch following at noon.  Reservations are required and may be made by clicking here.
During our Holiday Luncheon on December 7, Assistance League of Salt Lake City was presented with a $10,000 grant from the eBay Foundation Corporate Advised Fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation in support of Operation School Bell. The grant request was submitted by Carol Coulter, Assistance League Fund Development Chair, and was recommended by eBay Foundation's employee-volunteer led Salt Lake City Global Impact Team. This program empowers employees of eBay to support their communities through volunteerism and employee-sponsored grants.  In 2014 alone, Global Impact Teams worldwide...

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