Assistance League of Austin
Assistance League® of Austin, a chapter of National Assistance League®, is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to addressing specific needs through practical and innovative programs. ALA has been serving the Austin community since 1973 as an all-volunteer, "hands-on" organization of 408 dedicated members (as of June 2013) with no paid staff. These volunteers cheerfully gave more than 65,000 hours to serve and fund our nine philanthropic programs by providing:
As a recognized and respected all-volunteer philanthropic organization, Assistance League of Austin provides valuable services to individuals within our community through innovative programs.
The mission of Assistance League of Austin is to enable children and adults in the Greater Austin community to achieve a higher quality of life by providing for specific identifiable needs.
Assistance League of Austin, with a rich history of supporting the vision and talents of volunteers engaged in personal service to our community, embraces the following values:
|COMMITMENT||Compassionate and caring service|
|LEADERSHIP||Professionalism that is visionary, ethical, and sensitive|
|ETHICS||Honesty in communication and action|
|RESPECT||Appreciation and consideration for others|