Assistance League Greater Collin County

Volunteers transforming lives through community programs since 1998

Programs

Caring in Action

Caring In Action provides activities based upon community needs. Purchased Dr. Seuss books for each first grader at Elementary Schools in Collin County, and members read a book to each first grade class, while dressed as The Cat in Dr. Seuss’ book. Decorated 300 baseball caps for children undergoing treatment at Children’s Medical Center of […]

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Outreach

Members engage in activities that are specifically short term, or one-time responses, to meet community needs. Provided car seats and other children items to Frisco Police Department. Delivered 1,200 pair of socks to Collin County Coalition for the Homeless. Filled a baby closet with needed supplies at Emily’s Place in Plano. Provided Lovepacs to 125 children […]

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Pass the Word

Members provide and distribute new magazines to patients’ rooms and around the waiting room areas at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. Pass the Word has been an integral part of volunteer services at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital for over fifteen years.

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Wee Memories

Members prepare bereavement memory boxes for Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Plano and Allen.  These boxes are presented to parents whose babies have died at or shortly after birth. This program provides a bright light during a very dark time for families who have lost their little ones. Jeanne Kelley, chapter member, shares her experience: […]

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Operation School Bell®

Members provide new clothing and personal items for school age children in need within six school districts — Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Allen, Prosper and Wylie.  Support also includes areas of health, hunger, literacy and supplies. The display board above shows the type of clothing given to Collin County children in need. “Thomas had a smile […]

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