THANKFUL FOR TECHNOLOGY

Posted on November 15, 2020 Al Greater-Placer Nugget Written by Carol Barry “The computer was born to solve problems that did not exist before.”   Bill Gates There’s no doubt that sheltering in place in 2020 is critically important to our health.  We’ve adapted, read more books, cleaned out closets, drawers and garages. We’ve sorted through … More THANKFUL FOR TECHNOLOGY

A NEW WAY TO SHOP!

Posted on August 23, 2020 Al Greater-Placer Nugget Written by Carol Barry “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” Stephen Hawking So what are YOU doing while sheltering-in-place for the fifth consecutive month this year? ? ? Perhaps you are learning to use your online resources more??? Some of us seniors are struggling to … More A NEW WAY TO SHOP!

YOUTHFUL VOLUNTEERS

Posted on July 15, 2020 by Al Greater-Placer Nugget Written by Carol Barry “You make a living by what you get.  You make a life by what you give.” Winston Churchill Amidst a multitude of COVID-19 restrictions lives an energetic and dynamic team of teens from grades 7 – 12 who channel their youthful enthusiasm … More YOUTHFUL VOLUNTEERS

TURNING LIVES AROUND

Posted on June 15, 2020 by Al Greater-Placer Nugget Written By Carol Barry “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” W.B. Yeats Throughout COVID-19 stay-at-home months, Assistance League® of Greater Placer (ALGP) Scholarship Committee members have been busier than ever STAYING CONNECTED with their scholarship recipients by email, … More TURNING LIVES AROUND

Teamwork!

Posted on May 13, 2020 by Al Greater-Placer Nugget Written By Carol Barry “Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.” Ryunosuke Satoro A lot has been said about the magic of teamwork. Nowhere is magic more evident than in our Assistance League of Greater Placer Thrift Shop. Sherri Ewoldt and Sharon Roloff … More Teamwork!

Staying Connected

Posted on April 16, 2020 by Al Greater-Placer Nuggets Written By Carol Barry “When something goes bad, turn it around, and find something good.” Assistance League of Greater Placer members are not homebodies by nature. Quite the opposite. We love to raise funds that we can use to provide clothing, scholarships or educational aids for … More Staying Connected