Assistance League Greater Collin County

Volunteers transforming lives through community programs since 1998

Programs

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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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®

This is our signature program!  Elementary children in need at five school districts within Collin County are supported in the areas of clothing, health, supplies, literacy and hunger.  Kids are given the confidence they need to succeed. Testamonial:  “What happened there, that day, will remain with me for the rest of my life.”  Jackie Pham […]

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