Assistance League Greater Collin County

Volunteers transforming lives through community programs since 1998

Programs

Wee Memories Boxes Delivered to Texas Health Allen - September 2021

A contract was signed with Texas Health Allen for our chapter to provide Wee Memories boxes. Linda Hopkins delivered several boxes to our THA liaison on September 24. Our liaison had originated a support group for recipients several years ago and is very devoted to this program! We had a great visit and she emphasized […]

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JCPenney Shopping Events - September/October 2021

The Operation School Bell® Retail Program in partnership with JCPenney held six shopping events on September 18, 19, 25, and 26 and October 2 and 3 at the Stonebriar location. A total of 616 children were very excited to receive new school clothing and personal care items. The total returned to the community was a […]

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Caring in Action

Caring In Action provides long-term activities based upon the needs of our community. Caps for Kids – Decorate baseball caps for children undergoing treatment at Children’s Medical Center of Plano. Crafts for a Cause – This group makes various items for Children’s Medical Center of Plano:  pillow slips, loveys, blankets and puppets. Victoria Gardens Senior […]

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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. Maintain a women’s abuse shelter supply closet with much needed items. Provided Lovepacs to 125 children in […]

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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.  We also support the Behavioral Health unit and the moms who are on long-term bed rest by providing adult coloring books, color pencils/crayons, journals, puzzles/pencils and other creative diversions. Pass the Word has been […]

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