The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. (GLCAC) is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children under the age of 18 without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided at the sites and
Lawrence, Mass. —June 5, 2018— Effective programs that help families to make ends meet, like the Earned Income Tax Credit, SNAP, fuel assistance, school lunches, Head Start, and Social Security cut the number of people in Massachusetts living in poverty by almost half and reduce the number of children living in poverty by more than half, according to a new report on poverty called &q
Helen Ann Knepper, a retired pediatric nurse, and National Grid, will be honored by the Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. as the 2018 Heroes in Action.
Knepper, a former GLCAC board member, and the utility company, will be honored at the agency’s fundraising gala on Friday, April 27 at DiBurro’s Function Facility in Haverhill.
Knepper, an Andover residen
Catherine Flynn, the executive director of child care services at the Merrimack Valley YMCA, will be honored at the 5th Annual Children’s Champion Award Ceremony April 4 at the Methuen YMCA.
The Children’s Champion Award is given out annually by a coalition of Merrimack Valley non-profit organizations to recognize an individual who has made a significant contribution locally in
Our amazing Family Advocates work to help families overcome problems like homelessness and unemployment. We are so thankful for their dedication to the clients we serve.
Read more about two of our amazing Family Advocates, Martha and Barbara, and the work they do to help others on the road to success.