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Tickets Still Available for Photos with Santa

Discounted ticket sales for the LINCS Center’s Photos with Santa event are available until December 8 by visiting https://donorbox.org/events/350609 Ticket pricing is as follows: VIP Pass for One Child, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo, Craft, Games, Snack  – $10 ($9 Advance Sale) VIP Pass for Two Children, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo, Craft, Games, Snack  – $15 ($13 Advance Sale) VIP Pass for Three Children, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo, Craft, Games, Snack  – $20 ($17 Advance Sale) VIP Pass for Four Children, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo,…

Winter Holiday Grab Event at CONCERN

Wilson Area School District and CONCERN Present Winter HOLIDAY GRAB EVENT Please Join Us For: FOOD, DRINKS & RAFFLES While We Give Away: COATS, BLANKETS, TOYS/FAMILY GAMES When: DEC. 9 From: 2pm-4pm and 4pm-6pm Location: CONCERN EASTON OFFICE 175 S. 21st Street Easton PA, 18042 RSVP-484-957-6044 Winter Market Flyer Template – Made with PosterMyWall-2

Heating Assistance Application Help

Get Ready for a Cold Winter! Contact: Sherry Darr, WASD School Based Resource Coordinator Phone Number: 484-577-0056 Call Sherry Darr to learn about LIHEAP (low-income heating energy assistance program) and for help applying for LIHEAP! LIHEAP begins accepting applications on 11-1-22. Sponsored by CONCERN: Hope. Opportunity. Change.

Thanksgiving Food Drive

LINCS provides Thanksgiving meal supplies to families in need in our district. We could use some help this year and are hoping for donations from the local community! At least 100 of each of the following items are needed: Cans of turkey gravy, boxes of stuffing and instant mashed potatoes, cans of corn, cranberry sauce, pumpkin, and sweet potatoes, cornbread or biscuit mix, pie crust mix, and cookie mix. Call 484-373-6200 or email LINCS@wilsonareasd.org to make arrangements to drop off…

LINCS Seeking Board Members

Do you like what you see here? Would you like to help us with our mission to support families in the greater Wilson Area School District Community? We are currently looking for new board members to help us with our important work. Please email LINCS@wilsonareasd.org for more information!

How Does the LINCS Garden Grow?

  We had a wonderful group of volunteers help to maintain the teaching garden over the summer. As a result, fresh produce was offered on a weekly basis to those who came to our food pantry. In May, LINCS presented our Volunteer Challenge Project at Steel Stacks. We were one of 30 organizations who paired with local businesses to complete our garden renovation. ZeKraft was great to work with and we appreciated all of the time and resources they donated. The…

2022 Summer Playground was a Success!

Our Summer Playground program returned for the first time since 2019 and we had four weeks of fun with some amazing kids! It offered a safe environment for play, exercise, and building social skills for children entering first grade through fourth grade in the 2022/2023 school year. We had special presentations by the Wilson Area Fire Department, Lehigh University students representing the Southside Permaculture Park in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania State Police and the Wilson Borough Police Department K-9 unit. Two district…

Community Coalition Update

Almost 30 members of our local community, including representatives from human service organizations, the Wilson Area school district, and healthcare organizations, attended our first Communities That Care Board Orientation in September. We are still looking for district parents, students, local businesses, members of area service groups, faith communities, fraternal organizations, and other community members to serve as part of this coalition. The goal of this group is to encourage healthy behaviors in the youth in our area. Our next Communities…

Photos with Santa Advance Ticket Sales Now Open

Discounted ticket sales for the LINCS Center’s Photos with Santa event are available now through December 8 by visiting https://donorbox.org/events/350609 Ticket pricing is as follows: VIP Pass for One Child, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo, Craft, Games, Snack  – $10 ($9 Advance Sale) VIP Pass for Two Children, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo, Craft, Games, Snack  – $15 ($13 Advance Sale) VIP Pass for Three Children, Inc. Santa Visit/Photo, Craft, Games, Snack  – $20 ($17 Advance Sale) VIP Pass for Four Children, Inc. Santa…

Local Photographer Supports the LINCS Pantry

Thank you to Bill Stank of PhotoSynthesis Photography for being a consistent donor to our pantry! Through his business, he has been donating to LINCS for over a year and most recently purchased a new chest freezer! The new addition allows us to stock more meat and fish for our pantry recipients. Visit  www.PhotoSynthPhoto.com for more information and call 484-373-6200 to see how your business can help! “I used to organize food and supply drives around the holidays as a…

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