The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has received funding from the Essex County Community Foundation to help clients with disaster preparedness.
The $17,350 grant will be used to train staff and provide additional services and programs for families affected by the Columbia Gas disaster in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover last year.
Specifically, the money will allo
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has received a $15,000 grant from DCU for Kids that will be used to enhance STEM and STEAM curriculum in the agency’s early education programs.
The funding will be used to train GLCAC’s teachers and aides in science, technology, engineering, arts and math so they can carry out additional lessons and programs at the Community a
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has received several generous donations to support the agency’s food pantry.
Using a $5,000 grant from the Essex County Community Foundation and a $500 donation from Harmonic Drive LLC in Peabody, GLCAC will purchase an industrial refrigerator and freezer, reusable bags and coolers.
“We are so thankful for the support th
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. welcomes Gerald Walsh as the agency’s new housing & energy services director. Walsh will oversee GLCAC’s housing, fuel assistance and energy conservation programs, which help thousands of residents each year.
“We are thrilled to have Jerry leading these important programs at GLCAC,’’ said Evelyn Friedman,