News and Events


Welcome to Our Newest Members!

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.

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30th Anniversary Golf Tournament: Book Your Foursomes Today!

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:

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Looking Back on Our Past Year’s Accomplishments

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…

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Welcome to Our 2018-19 Board of Directors!

 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

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Thursday, Jan. 18: Stuffing Party for School Supplies

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…

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Assistance League Antelope Valley Donates Riding Helmets for Painted Turtle Program

Assistance League Antelope Valley purchased riding helmets for children with disabilities to use when riding on horseback with The Painted Turtle. Featured image above: Dondra Arcidiacono’s granddaughter, Victoria, helping with the horses. Clockwise, below: Assistance League volunteers deliver the riding helmets for the kids at the Painted Turtle: Judy Cruz’s daughter, Jessica, Fay Harrison-Bergier, Dondra Arcidiacono and Dondra’s granddaughter Victoria; not pictured is Judy Cruz; and, Dondra Arcidiacono’s granddaughter helping with the horses and wearing one of our riding helmets that we purchased.…

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