News & Announcements

On March 23, 2017, Assistance League of Salt Lake City celebrated 40 years as a chartered chapter of National Assistance League. A member-only luncheon was held at the Assistance League Chapter House on Monday, March 20, followed by a special "40 and Fabulous" day at Thrift on 33rd. Our Act III ladies entertained shop customers and amazed everyone  with their talent. Customers were given a $5.00 gift coupon to be used at the Thrift Shop as a token of our appreciation. Our chapter has a rich history, with each year's events being documented in the "President's Book" given to the outgoing...
Mountain Land Design's annual fundraiser was a great success. The Food and Wine Pairing held on October 27th was joined by Assistance League members and friends. There was a wide selection of delicious food and wine, all donated by generous vendors throughout the city.  Music and drawings for  gifts were also provided. All proceeds from ticket sales for this event are donated to Assistance League to fund its eight philanthropic programs. Thank you Mountain Land for sponsoring this fabulous event. We appreciate you!  
Assisteens are youth auxiliary group of the Assistance League Salt Lake City. These amazing students from high schools across the valley get together monthly to do volunteer work.  On  November 9th they visited the Homeless Youth Resource Center. They were given a tour of the facility and spent  the rest of their time sorting clothes that were donated to the Center. They worked hard and had an enjoyable time. Good job Assisteens!
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,...
The annual Spring Handbag Trade-in Event at Dillard's Fashion Place store resulted in more sales for our Thrift Shop.  Dillard's customers donated the bags which were then given to Assistance League. Proceeds from the sale of the bags (and all donated items!) help fund our eight philathropic programs. Watch for the next Dillard's event in October!!             Dillard's handbag department manager, Stephanie Lyon, Assistance League members Pat Alter and Kathy Grandinetti
On March 10, the Chico's Foothill Village store held a special event to support Assistance League.  Chico's customers donated gently used Chico's and other quality brand clothing which will be sold at Assistance League Thrift Shop. Proceeds from our shop help support our eight philanthropic programs so these donated clothes will go a long way in helping us help others in our community.  Many thanks to Chico's store manager, Lisa Koch, for her ongoing support!  Lisa went the extra mile by providing an informative "Style and Pack" demonstration and treats for customers during the event. Watch...
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.

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