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Touch-a-Truck Community Event and Resource Fair

Sunday, August 13 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Wilson Area High School Parking Lot Calling all families! Get ready for a day filled with free, fun, and educational experiences that will leave your little ones thrilled. We’re bringing the excitement to our community with an interactive event designed for young children to have hands-on experiences with vehicles and meet the community members who operate them. The event will feature free giveaways as well as healthcare and other…

Wilson Area Communities That Care Coalition Hosts Touch a Truck Community Event and Resource Fair

Calling all families! Get ready for a day filled with free, fun, and educational experiences that will leave your little ones thrilled. We’re bringing the excitement to our community with an interactive event designed for young children to have hands-on experiences with vehicles. The event will feature free giveaways as well as healthcare and other family resources. The Wilson Area Communities That Care Coalition is hosting a free Touch a Truck Community Event and Resource Fair on Sunday, August 13th…

LINCS Receives Criminal Justice Grant

LINCS Family Center received a $200,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) for the Wilson Area Communities that Care Coalition. Grants were given to local nonprofits including LINCS Family Center and St. Luke’s Hospital. Senator Lisa M. Boscola mentioned LINCS Family center in a Lehigh Valley News story when announcing the grants, “I am particularly pleased to see the Wilson Area LINCS Family Center receive funding as they continue their efforts to provide resources to raise…

LINCS in the News

LINCS Family Center was recently featured in the “Company News” section of The Morning Call! The announcement concerns the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency grant we received for our upcoming Violence Intervention and Prevention program. Click here to see the article (PDF). Our coalition is getting attention! Email LINCS@wilsonareasd.org if you would like more information or to attend our next Community Board meeting on April 27.

Donate Your Formal Wear at LINCS!

DONATE YOUR FORMAL WEAR! Wilson Area High School is organizing an upcoming prom clothing event and LINCS would like to help! On Monday, April 17 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. you can drop off gently used formal wear at LINCS, 2400 Firmstone Street, Easton (on the campus of the intermediate school). We are looking for all types of formal wear- dresses, gowns, dress shirts, dress pants, ties, shoes, that are gently used, and in all Junior/Adult sizes. Please call…

Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser for LINCS April 19

LINCS Family Center provides 115 weekend meal bags to district students weekly throughout the year and serves almost 2,500 individuals at our food pantry.  This is in addition to our work connecting area families to the resources and services they need. Please consider joining us for dinner at Texas Roadhouse on April 19th and 10% of your food order will be donated to LINCS! Mention that you are there for the fundraiser and show them a copy of the flyer….

Weekend Meal Donations Needed for Students

We are asking for assistance from the local community to help support our continued efforts in providing food to over 100 Wilson Area School District students each week. LINCS is looking for nutritious and kid-friendly but lightweight donations to include in our weekend meal bags for our students experiencing food insecurity. Needed items include: Microwave mac and cheese cups, shelf-stable microwave meals, ramen, noodle or rice cups, packets or boxes of soup, or stew, pasta and sauce in pouches or…

Mary Meuser Library and AARP Volunteers Offer Free Tax Preparation

Mary Meuser Library, 1803 Northampton St. Easton, PA 18042 in Wilson, and volunteers from AARP are offering free income tax preparation. Volunteers are available to assist Spanish and Russian speaking residents. This service is only provided for simple tax returns only and cannot accommodate stock portfolios or any complicated tax situations. The program runs from February 1st to April 18th this year. The service is available by appointment only on Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m. at the library. Please call…

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