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Spotlight on Staff

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 14:16 -- Anna

Each quarter, we will feature an LCRC Staff member in the Advocate Newsletter.  We want our supporters and those interested in what we do to have the opportunity to get to know the individuals that make up the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center team.  This quarter, please enjoy getting to know our Executive Director Jan Logan.

Summer's Story - May 2014

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 15:22 -- Anna

Five years ago was the first time he hit her. He was high on meth when he hit her with a belt.  He thought she had bugged the house and was working with the police but that was not the case…he was hallucinating.  In reaction to the abuse, she didn’t leave the house in an effort to show her husband that she was true to him. She isolated herself from her friends (her parents were deceased and she thinks her brother is in prison).

Kinship Kick-Off Event: Birds & Blooms Open House

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 20:04 -- Anna

Mark your calendars for "Birds & Blooms" on May 6th at La Barista!  This open house event is a kick-off for our new Kinship Program.  This will be an opportunity to learn more about Kinship, talk with LCRC Staff and volunteers, and socialize with fellow community members who join you in your comittment to supporting the youth of our community.   In addition, there will be items available for purchase including beautifully decorated birdhouses that have been handmade by local artisans and undecorated houses for you to adorn with your

“Michelle”

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 20:51 -- Anna

“Are we going someplace where daddy can’t yell at us anymore?”

“Yeah,” she told her son as she left their home with only her pre-school children and her purse, telling her husband they were just going to the grocery store.

Your Donation will be DOUBLED on Giving Hearts Day 2-13-14!

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 16:41 -- Anna

On Thursday, February 13th Lakes Crisis & Resource Center will once again be participating in Giving Hearts Day.   On that day, Dakota Medical Foundation will match online contributions made to LCRC.  We are so pround to have been selected to participate in this opportunity and we invite you to give from the heart & have your donation DOUBLED!

Attention all Amazon.com Shoppers!

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 16:36 -- Anna

Lakes Crisis & Resource Center is now a participant of the AmazonSmile program.  By participating in this program, Amazon will donate .5% of all purchases made when you select our agency as the recipient.  There is no additional cost to you, nor does it affect the purchase price of your items!  The contribution is solely that of Amazon.  Follow this link to go directly to the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center portal:  http://smile.amazon.com/ch/41-1456433

What are you waiting for?  Start shopping!

LCRC Annual Banquet - April 4th, 2014

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 17:33 -- Anna

SAVE THE DATE - APRIL 4TH

It's not too early to start thinking spring!  The Lakes Crisis & Resource Center will be hosting our Annual Banquet on Friday, April 4th at the Holiday Inn in Detroit Lakes.  We want everyone to join us for a wonderful evening with great food, games, socializing, live and silent auctions, and philanthropic FUN! 

Board Member Positions Available!

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 20:43 -- Anna

We've been blessed with fantastic Board Members.  Unfortunately, we recently said goodbye to 2 devoted members who had fulfilled the maximum length of board membership.  Perhaps you have been thinking of getting involved, learning more about LCRC, or sharing your time and talents.  If so, please call us at 847-8572 or stop in and chat with Jan or Anna.  We would be happy to give you more information.  

 

We'd love to work with you! 

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