Tag: Assistance League of Los Angeles

Buy a toy, give a toy at these local organizations

Buy a toy, give a toy at these local organizations

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

It is easy to go “off list” and get in the habit of impulse buying during the holidays. Put some of those impulses to work and donate toys and gift cards to some of these local organizations. In most cases, toys should be unwrapped and gift cards are requested to be from major retailers. Olympic […]

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Bountiful ways to give back during season of giving

Bountiful ways to give back during season of giving

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Climate change, homelessness, mental and physical diseases, and other societal issues pepper our newsfeeds letting us know what is wrong or chaotic in the world. But these issues also can be motivating, inspiring us to reach out to others to try to do good in small ways close to home. Then we can have some […]

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Scrooge returns to stage at local children’s theatre

Scrooge returns to stage at local children’s theatre

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The stage show based on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” is returning to Los Angeles’ longest-running children’s theatre next month. The Nine O’Clock Players production of “Mr. Scrooge” opens Sun., Nov. 6, and runs through Dec. 3 at the Assistance League of Los Angeles Theatre for Children — 1367 N. St. Andrews Pl., Hollywood. The […]

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League met at Grove; NGA ladies were in red at Busby’s

League met at Grove; NGA ladies were in red at Busby’s

| March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Assistance League of Los Angeles held its annual Founders Day Luncheon on Feb. 25 at Maggiano’s at The Grove.  A champagne reception was followed by an Italian feast of pastas, salads and a variety of wines.  The time-honored tradition of the presentation of awards honoring League members for their dedication was announced by Past […]

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Girls get dolled up for the prom

Girls get dolled up for the prom

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cinderella has nothing on these girls. And lucky for them, they won’t turn into pumpkins at midnight. On March 5, for the eighth year in a row, the Assistance League of Los Angeles collaborated with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for the Operation School Bell Prom Day. The annual event provides free prom […]

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Homeless teens treated to a day of prom pampering; benefit May 3

Homeless teens treated to a day of prom pampering; benefit May 3

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Operation School Bell (OSB) is known for providing new school clothes to nearly 5,000 Los Angeles Unified School District students from impoverished circumstances. But each spring for the last three years, the charity has turned its attention to the homeless teenage girls in the community with a different focus in mind: prom. “Many of these […]

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