Operation School Bell (OSB) provides new school clothes to 5,000 Los Angeles Unified School District students from impoverished circumstances. By working with these children, we improve school attendance, promote learning and enhance self-esteem.
Foster Children’s Resource Center aims to bolster the self-esteem of young people in the foster care system by providing school uniforms, jeans and tops, sweat suits, jackets and backpacks filled with school supplies and personal care kits.
Through a combination of fundraising and professional support, our pre-k services are able to be provided free of charge to children from low-income families ages three to five years old.
Hollywood Children’s Club works with the Department of Child & Family Services and the Los Angeles Unified School District to provide new clothing and childcare necessities for new parents living in poverty.
Theatre for Children brings the joy and wonder of live theatre to low-income children and their families, many for the first time. The oldest children’s theatre in Southern California, Theatre for Children produces and performs two full-scale, originally-written and scored musicals per year based on classic children’s literature.
Court Referred Volunteer Center (CRVC) enables defendants to complete their community service sentences by matching them to nonprofit agencies and their program needs. The program allows defendants to make restitution to the communities they have wronged, provides nonprofit agencies with volunteer labor and instills in the defendant a sense of civic responsibility.
Work one-on-one with children, make new friends, and facilitate a variety of fun and creative events throughout the year. You make all the difference when you get involved.
Learn more about joining one of our auxiliaries and the many ways that our members give back to their community and to each other.
Volunteer to help with one of our programs and make a direct impact in the lives of children from across Los Angeles.
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Assistance League® of Los Angeles is made up of 8 auxiliaries through which our members are able to improve the lives of children across Los Angeles through fun, exciting programs and one-on-one attention.
Anne Banning Auxiliary (ABA/OSB) was formed in 1955 and began as a service organization for young women.
Founded in 1937, this auxiliary was founded by juniors and seniors at local colleges.
Named for the original members, who lived in the San Fernando Valley on the other side of the Santa Monica Hills.
Fashionable women making a difference in Los Angeles through gala and luncheon functions and fashion shows.
Nine O’Clock Players
Bringing the wonder and joy of live theatre to children and their families in our very own Theatre for Children.
The Preschool Auxiliary was formed in 1924 to provide pre-k schooling for underprivileged youth.
The Founder Assisteens came about in the 1930’s by the daughters of Assistance League® members.
Young Men’s Assisteens
A volunteering group specifically designed for high school young men.
Young Professionals Group
Millennials making a difference, making friends, and making it count.
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The Assistance League® of Los Angeles provides opportunities to forge new connections and make meaningful contributions to the lives of thousands. Looking forward to serving together soon!
Assistance League® of Los Angeles’ programs depend on the kind support of people like you. With the support of our donors, we are able to provide vital services and support to children and families living in poverty.