On Tuesday, May 14, members of Assistance League® of Mid-Missouri celebrated 20 years of service to the Columbia community with a special event at Lela Raney Woods Ballroom on the Stephens College campus. The evening was highlighted by showing a video telling the story of Assistance League from dream to reality featuring the people and programs that have made a difference in many lives in the Columbia community.  Members happily shared memories of accomplishments and successes while enjoying a wonderful buffet dinner and special entertainment celebrating the occasion.

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