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Help for Sexual Assault Survivors

As we celebrate our 20th Anniversary in 2015-2016, we hold our Assault Survivor Kits® program dear to our hearts. It was our chapter’s very first program! Our founders wanted to serve people in our community who weren’t being helped by other organizations. We learned 20 years ago that sexual assault survivors needed clothing and toiletries after their visits to the…

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Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation Awards Grant to Assistance League

President Annette Anderson and Clothes for Kids program chairperson Carolyn Pierce accepted a $5,000 check from the Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation during a pre-game ceremony on October 30th. The grant was awarded to Assistance League based on the theme New Seasons, New Beginnings and will help fund new school uniforms  through the Clothes for Kids program to students in Minneapolis and…

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Food for Kids Kick-Off

October 27, 2014 , , ,

It’s October and that means our warehouse rooms are filling up with food. Cases of cereal, pasta and rice as well as canned vegetables, fruits, and ready to eat items such as beef stew, chili and soup line the shelves ready to be packed into backpacks and given to families in need at both Lucy Laney and Jenny Lind Schools…

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Member Awarded for Dedication to Assistance League

October 12, 2014 ,

One of our chapter members, Susan Dolan, was recently awarded the Assistance League Circle of Honor at the National Conference in Orlando, Florida. Susan, a member for more than 14 years, was recognized for her strong commitment to Assistance League. She has served on a number of committees of our local chapter and is, also, currently serving on the Assistance…

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All Star Event at Maxfield Elementary School

St. Paul’s Maxfield Elementary School’s Academic All Star event was a wonderful success. Assistance League honored 76  Academic All Star students with shirts bearing the Academic All Star logo and recognized 20 students who demonstrated academic improvement with “Success” wristbands. Assistance League along with school administration and staff celebrated at an assembly that was led by the graduating 5th grade students.…

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New 2014-2015 Board Installed

May 18, 2014 ,

We welcomed the newly-installed Assistance League Board for 2014-2015 on May 13th at the Lafayette Club located in Minnetonka Beach, MN. This group of dedicated and enthusiastic women will serve the chapter well in the year ahead. During the next twelve months they will supervise the various chapter committees and will be the committee liaisons on the Board. With over…

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The 2014 Shining Star Award

May 13, 2014 ,

The 2014 Shining Star Award was presented to Amy Stark today at our Assistance League May Luncheon held at the Lafayette Club. This award is given annually to a member who has generously and consistently devoted time and talent to the chapter and is voted upon by all members. Amy, a member since 2010, has been on the Thrift Shop…

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Thank you Ashley Furniture

For over ten years, Ashley Furniture has provided trucking services for our Operation School Bell uniform clothing event.  Ashley is offering 35% savings on all purchases made in any of their Twin Cities store locations on April 25, 26, and 27th.  Hurry!! Five percent of the proceeds benefit Assistance League.  Thank you Ashley.

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