Assistance League of Greater Placer

Auburn Indian Community gives $47,500 to local groups

The United Auburn Indian Community (UAIC) announced Tuesday that it’s given more than $47,500 to community-based organizations in Placer County. The recipients of the funds i ...

Assistance League awards scholarships

Assistance League of Greater Placer is a nonprofit, all-volunteer organization that has been helping people in need in this community for more than 20 years. Last year, 263 members ...

Assistance League gives kits to assault survivors

Assistance League member volunteers in 51 chapters across the United States provide assistance to victims of assault and rape through the Assault Survivor Kits philanthropic progra ...

Assistance League celebrates 25 years of service

The Assistance League of Greater Placer celebrates 25 years of service this year. It was formed as the Assistance Guild of Auburn Foothills in 1987, with Betty Crandall as presiden ...

Assistance League helps job-seekers dress appropriately for interviewers

There’s a lot that goes into the job hunt – poring over the want ads, pounding the pavement to turn in resumes and applications, preparing for the questions that could ...

Assistance League teddy bear program helps comfort kids

Assistance League of Greater Placer’s Sierra Bears program began in 1989. Since then, more than 8,100 teddy bears have been given to children in our community to offer comfor ...

Assistance League volunteers help Placer County in many ways

All across Placer County, hundreds of women are making the lives of others better. They are the Assistance League of Greater Placer, in place since 2007. The vision statement of th ...

Puppy love comes to Rock Creek Care Center

The holidays will shine a little brighter when the Assistance League of Greater Placer’s “Angels” visit residents at Rock Creek Care Center in Auburn. The angels are Assista ...

New members join Assistance League

Assistance League of Greater Placer recently welcomed 11 new members at an installation luncheon. These ladies join over 200 members living in local Placer County communities who u ...

Placer’s Assistance League quite a fashionable bunch

The Assistance League of Greater Placer is available to model their “Fashions on a Budget” free to organizations in Placer County. The fashions are from the chapter’s thrif ...

Hooked on Festival of Lights parade

This year I decided to attend the Festival of Lights parade in Auburn for the first time. I had never really thought of attending before but I was motivated by the fact that the A ...

Operation School Bell gets students clad for class

A group of Placer County children got some much-needed support Thursday. The non-profit Assistance League of Greater Placer hosted Operation School Bell from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at K ...