Assistance League Greater Collin County

Volunteers transforming lives through community programs since 1998

Author: Jean Ehmke

Operation School Bell Inventory Donated to Title 1 Schools - December 2020

What can be better than leftovers during the holidays? Changing times require new processes and we needed to find a creative way to distribute the remaining inventory from Operation School Bell. Therefore, it was donated to twenty-one schools in Plano with the balance of the inventory going to Wylie and McKinney as one large delivery. […]

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Streetside Showers - December 2020

In early December, just as winter arrived and the thermometer dipped below freezing, Outreach was able to serve the homeless of Collin County. Working through Streetside Showers, a non- profit that brings showers to the homeless of McKinney and Plano, our leftover stock of adult men’s and women’s underwear was distributed to the homeless. Every […]

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Wish List Complete! - Seay Behavioral Center, November 2020

Pass The Word collected additional donations for Seay Behavioral Hospital at the 2nd Donation Drive Through on November 6. The hospital’s Wish List was completely fulfilled thanks to the generosity of the ALGCC members! All donations are used for adolescent and adult in-patient recovery programs. PTW members who worked the two Donation Drive Throughs were […]

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Undies for Everyone! - December 2020

The Hi and Dry Committee distributed 804 pairs of underwear to 34 Title I School Nurses. In January, we will reach out to the nurses to supplement any sizes they have run low on and provide socks as well!

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Spreading Cheer at Victoria Gardens, December 2020

Victoria Gardens Frisco – Throughout the year we provided so many smiles to residents andstaff alike! At the beginning of the pandemic many ALGCC members donated colored pencils, crayons, coloring books, greeting cards, word and puzzle books. As the year and the virus progressed so many of you participated by supporting the VGF Food Truck […]

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