Mission and Strategic Plan

Mission

Assistance League Pomona Valley is a non profit volunteer organization dedicated to improving the lives and well-being of children and families in our communities.

Vision

Assistance League of Pomona Valley will support our communities through philanthropic programs that build self-esteem and create "one smile at a time" for children and their families.

Values

  • Committing to the children and families we serve
  • Appreciate the energy, experience and contributions of all members
  • Demonstrating respect, kindness and compassion toward others
  • Enhancing partnerships with school districts and Chambers of Commerce

Goals

  • Increasing revenue by 10% annually
  • Expanding the quality and number of items for Operation School Bell®
  • Increasing the number of new clients served by Operation School Bell® by 10% annually
  • Increasing the number of volunteer hours by 10% annually
  • Evaluating the efficacy of operating the Dental Center in light of significant decrease of clients

Strategic Plan (February 2018)

Increasing revenue by 10% annually
  • Increase surplus of current fundraisers
  • Evaluate fundraisers annually
  • Hire/Groom grant writer
Expand the quality and number of items for Operation School Bell®
  • Identify and write grants to support Operation School Bell® growth
  • Increase average cost per child from $13 to $50
  • Focus efforts on adding jackets, pants (including girls), and shoe certificates
Increase the number of clients served by Operation School Bell® by 10% annually
  • Improve communications with Pomona, Claremont and Bonita school districts
  • Expand services to include referrals from non-district sources with board approval
Increase the number of volunteer hours by 10% annually
  • Recruit and retain new members
  • Recruit community volunteers
  • Develop an effective system of tracking hours
Evaluate efficacy of the Dental Center
  • Conduct a needs assessment with input from school districts
  • Use assessment to evaluate Dental Center's future direction