As back to school time is quickly approaching, Assistance League Antelope Valley is ready to provide foster care students with backpacks containing important school supplies through Operation School Bell. We have 100 backpacks to donate—and it’s clear that Mary, VP of Philanthropic Programs, and Alice, Department of Children and Family Services, are happy to help those in need!
At our recent membership reception we welcomed four ladies as new members of our organization. Please join us in welcoming our four new voting members: Robin Veil, Megan Sylvies, Erin Charles and Sandra Quinonez. Also, please welcome Rheannon Shaughnessy and Sharon Spencer, who joined as non-voting members.
Special thanks go out to all of our volunteers who gathered recently to assemble summer kits for local homeless veterans, working in conjunction with Mental Health America. We appreciate you!
Sponsorships, foursomes and player spots are now available for the 30th Anniversary edition of “Tee Off Fore Kids,” the signature golf tournament fundraiser benefiting programs of Assistance League Antelope Valley, Aug. 27 at Antelope Valley Country Club. You can book your sponsorships and foursomes online, or you can download the mail-in registration form. Get all the details here: http://alav.org/golf/
It’s with great pride and a sense of shared accomplishment that we look back at 2017-18 for Assistance League Antelope Valley. Thanks to our board leaders, our volunteers, and our donors, partners and supporters, we were able to accomplish a great deal to improve the lives of children and families in our community. Here are just a few of the highlights from the past year: Operation School Bell: We provided an astounding 4,500 backpacks with school supplies for children who…
Welcome to our new board of directors for 2018/2019! President: Dondra Arcidiacono 1st Vice President Strategic Planning: Susan Abrams Vice President Philanthropic Programs: Mary Courtney Vice President Membership: Rose Rockey Vice President Facilities: Sharon Kindig Vice President Resource Development: Fay Harrison-Bergier Secretary: Gaylin Schmitz Treasurer: Denise German
We had a request to purchase school supplies for the Palmdale School District Homeless Youth. This was approved and all the items have been purchased and delivered. Now it is time to put the school supplies together! We need your help! We are meeting at the Chapter office this Thursday, Jan. 18 @ 4:30 PM. The Palmdale School District is picking up the supplies on Friday, Jan 26, at 10 am. STUFFING PARTY FOR 300 SETS OF SCHOOL SUPPLIES…