What We Do

Overview of ALF Philanthropic Programs

ALF Drama

Theater experience for grades 3-10 that culminates in an on-stage performance

ALF Instrumental Music

String and Band classes for grades 4-6 at three La Cañada Flintridge elementary schools

ALF Summer School

Summer enrichment classes for grades 1-8 for the “joy of learning”


Educational assistance for college, trade school and enrichment programs

Retired Service Volunteers

Service opportunities and social engagement for retired seniors

Operation School Bell

Clothing, shoes and school supplies provided for children in need

Community Outreach

Short-term projects to fulfill a need in the community

Cappy Bears

Comfort to children and others suffering from trauma


New clothing and essential toiletries for hospitals and shelters


Early childhood enrichment for students in La Cañada Unified School District

Infant Blankets

Assisteens make blankets that are provided to mothers in need

Bad Weather Shelter

Assisteens provide food service and clean-up assistance on rainy days

Union Station Goody Bags

Assisteens create and deliver fun goody bags to children at Union Station, Pasadena


Assisteens sign up to help students in grades 4-6 after school