Cooling Off

Need a place to get out of the heat? We’re open 9-4 and welcome everyone. We have air-conditioning, free wi-fi, coffee, & ice water. Please take care in this heat and check in on your neighbors!

SELCC Shirts!

Did you spot our SELCC shirts in the Heritage Days Parade? You can get your own at One Mission in uptown Mount Vernon or online. Be sure to tell them you are supporting SELCC and 40% of your purchase will benefit our programs. Available only through August 31 so get yours today!

Thankful Thursday

Our hallway and cooler are full! We are so thankful for the HACAP Food Reservoir. Where else can you get over 1000 pounds of food for less than $100? Thanks to everyone who donates financially to our food pantry. We stretch your dollars farther than you can imagine!

“Wednesday Wishes”

photo of school supply drive 2017

Ready for back-to-school shopping? We’re collecting donations for our school supply distribution on July 31st. Top needs are backpacks, notebooks, composition notebooks, folders, and loose leaf paper. Financial donations also welcome. Thank you!

STEAM Afternoons in July

Join us for three action-packed afternoons full of  STEAM activities presented by ISU Extension 4H. July 12th, 19th & 26th from 1-2:30. Open to ages K-6. All activities are FREE but pre-registration is required. Call 455-2844 to register.  Beat the heat with some hands-on, screen-free fun!

Fans Needed!

Summer heat is here and we have clients without air conditioning or fans. We’re accepting donations of new or gently-used fans of all sizes. Or donate on our website and add a note for the funds to be used for purchasing fans. Thanks for providing relief to our neighbors and friends!

Pantry Success

Thank you to everyone who helped make last week’s Pop-Up Pantry a success! Every donation helped fill the cupboards of our neighbors and friends. Our weekly pantry at SELCC is always open Monday-Friday from 9:00-4:00 or by appointment. Extra bread, bakery and produce items are also available every Tuesday beginning at 9:00 a.m. Open to all Lisbon and Mount Vernon residents who meet income guidelines. Please call or stop in to sign up today!