Transforming Lives • Strengthening Community

Children playing musical instruments.

WHO WE ARE | A Links to Learning Grant in action.

We are committed to serving our community.

Assistance League is a nonprofit organization of volunteers committed to identifying unmet needs and addressing them through programs developed and administered by our members. We are a 501( c)(3) philanthropic nonprofit, nonpolitical, nonsectarian, all-volunteer organization. The money for the programs is generated from our Assistance League Thrift shop and from grants and donations. The Minneapolis/St. Paul chapter is one of 120 Assistance League chapters nationwide.

Each year, over 170 members work to fund and serve our community programs.

Our Mission
Assistance League® of Minneapolis/St. Paul is a nonprofit organization whose volunteers feed and clothe children, enhance and enrich education and support and serve our community.
Our Vision
Essential needs of children and adults are met in our communities.
Our Values
Assistance League of Minneapolis/St. Paul supports the talents of our volunteers and embraces the chapter values of Ethics, Leadership and Accountability along with members’ Commitment, Respect and Teamwork.
How we make a difference
Learn about our community programs and Thrift Shop.
Chapter Leadership
Meet the Board and Committees.
Assistance League Annual Report
A quick glance of our programs’ successes.
Assistance League Financials
View our Current IRS Form 990
Assistance League Minneapolis/St. Paul Reviewed Financials
Join Us
Click here to receive more information about membership
Assistance League Thrift Shop
Our chapter operates a Thrift Shop to help fund our efforts. Located just a few miles south of Minneapolis, our Shop accepts gently used donations such as clothing, housewares, books, collectibles, shoes, linens, art and jewelry. All Thrift Shop proceeds support our community programs, and donations are tax deductible. Visit the Shop today and see what treasures you can find!
Speakers’ Bureau
Assistance League offers short presentations detailing our community programs, intended to increase public awareness of the needs in our community and motivate action. These presentations can be tailored to your needs. We welcome the opportunity to visit your organization. Call 612-866-2135 to request we contact you about a visit or complete our contact form.

Looking for a fitting opportunity?

The members of Assistance League invite you to share your time and talents in ways that will enrich your life as much as it does the lives of others.
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Thanks to Debra Fisher Goldstein Photography for many of our photos.

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