The Consociates Auxiliary of Assistance League will honor Julie Wissler as their Woman of Distinction at their annual luncheon on Saturday, May 2. Julie is the founder of Helping Kids With Cancer, a nonprofit charity whose mission is to assist with critical needs for child cancer patients and their families. In 1998, she sponsored a charitable event that provided Christmas stockings for children in the oncology clinic at Primary Children's Hospital. Since that time, Helping Kids With Cancer has provided over 2,500 Christmas stockings to children in the Intermountain Region who are in...
You're never too young...or too old...to find a special treasure at Assistance League Thrift Shop. Our inventory is constantly updated with quality, low-priced clothing, decorative pieces and household goods. Spring cleaning? Donate your gently used "extras" to our shop and support those in need in the community. Come visit us and leave with a smile as wide as this adorable young shopper.
The Consociates Auxiliary was honored in October by the Catholic Women's League at their fall fundraiser and presented with a check for $2,000 on January 27. Many thanks to the Catholic Women's League fortheir much appreciated support! Linda Itami presents check to Consociates Chair, Cynthia Sulprizio
Orientation classes for prospective new Assistance League members will be starting in early February. If you are looking for a way to contribute to our community and make new friends, we welcome you to join our great organization. To submit an online application, please click here. If you have questions about membership, please go to "Contact" and send us a message. A volunteer will send you a prompt response.
Shop at Assistance League Thrift Shop up until 4:00 on December 20 for outstanding holiday bargains. Thrift Shop will be closed on December 21 and will reopen after the holidays on January 2 at 10:00 a.m. Thanks to all our loyal friends, customers, donors and members for another wonderful year. Your support allows us to serve thousands of people, from infants to seniors, throughout the community. Happy Holidays!!
On September 24 and 25, the Holladay Chico's store hosted a special event in support of Assistance League. Shoppers were treated to cookies, apples and water donated by the new Sprouts store on Murray-Holladay Road and learned about Assistance League from our volunteers. Chico's donated 10% of sales made during the times of the event. Thanks, Chico's, for your great support!
Our new class of Assistance League members, or Novas, had their first meeting on Monday, September 8. Six new members attended this first session. The next meeting will be held on Monday, October 6 at 9:30 a.m. at the Chapter House, 2060 East 3300 South. For the final class, new Novas will attend the Regular Chapter meeting on October 20, at 10;00 at the Chapter House. If you are interested in joining Assistance League, please submit an online application and you will be notified of the next orientation class dates.
The Consociates Auxiliary of Assistance League of Salt Lake City will honor two "Women of Distinction" at their annual Champagne Brunch on Saturday, May 3. This year's outstanding honorees are Linda Simpson and Evelyn Sadler. As an English teacher at Judge Memorial High School, Linda Simpson has gone above and beyond her teaching duties to motivate and inspire her students to utilize their skills to expand their own creative pursuits. She is a mentor to younger teachers and collaborates with her colleagues for cross-curricular projects. She is THE antidote for many of the things that...
Assistance League's Operation School Bell program has benefited from the efforts of two energetic nine-year-olds, Jackson Shemwell (right in photo) and Manuel Gayton. The boys are pointing to a can containing money that they and their families collected during November to help provide clothes for children served in the OSB program. Jackson is the grandson of Assistance League member, Pat Blodgett and her husband, Roger. Thank you, Jackson and Manuel, for your kind hearts and generous donation!