Category Archives: Community Resources

Toys for Tots

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Lincoln TeamMates is partnering with the Marines for the 2016 Toys for Tots program. For more information and to download a Family Request Form, please click here. Applications are due on November 29th. If you have questions, please contact the TeamMates Office at 402-436-1990 or email Audrey at aclauson@lps.org.

Hawk Food Mart

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Students/staff and their families are invited to shop at the Hawk Food Mart on Tuesday, October 11th  from 2:00 to 3:00 pm in the A118 Forum. The Food Bank of Lincoln provides such items as pasta, canned meat, bread, pastries, and other staples. Gently used clothing will also be available from Rob’s Closet. There is no cost and no income… Read more »

Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin’ By World

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Family Service is working with some community partners to provide the program called Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin’ By World.  Anyone any parents or adults that can benefit, please pass this along.  Participants receive pay, a meal, and childcare! Highlights about the program include the following: A course that offers useful tools, practical advice, valuable communication, and the time… Read more »

UNL’s Kit & Dick Schmoker Reading Center

The UNL Kit & Dick Schmoker Reading Center new location this fall will be at the Barkley Memorial Center!124 Barkley Memorial Center – East Campus UNL Reading Sessions – Fall 2016 Tutoring for Struggling Readers   |   Grades 1-12 Is your child reading one or more years below grade level? The Kit & Dick Schmoker Reading Center can help! We provide… Read more »

Camp Kesem

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Camp Kesem is a national non-profit with chapters on over 70 college campuses, seeking to provide support for children who have or had a parent with cancer. One of the biggest ways it helps these kids and their families is by providing a free week of summer camp to the kids, allowing them to be surrounded by other individuals who… Read more »

Community Action Free Tax Preparation Services 2016

Community Action is offering Free Tax Preparation Services to individuals and households earning $62,000 or less annually. The returns that will be prepared are those with limited tax issues. To schedule an appointment or ask questions, please contact  Andrew Ritta at aritta@communityationatwork.org or 402-875-9351. Please click here for additional info or visit http://www.communityaction.us/schedule-a-free-tax-appointment.html Completed tax returns are needed for seniors and… Read more »