Welcome to LINC

The Local Investment Commission (LINC) is a non-profit organization that works with state and local government, businesses, community and civic leaders to improve the lives of children and families in the Kansas City region.
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LINC and Summer

LINC is deeply involved in providing summer school and summer programs.

The summer programs vary depending on the LINC school district partner. Detailed information, and a way to submit questions, are available through links below. Some summer program details are still being worked out.

The most up-to-date information on all LINC summer programs is available on our website.

Kansas City Public Schools

LINC is operating a six-week program from Monday, June 1, to Friday, July 10. Hours are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Watch a video about last year's summer school program, which this year is expanding to 17 elementary schools. LINC will also offer before- and after-school care at another three schools.

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Other School Districts

LINC will have a summer presence in Grandview, Hickman Mills, Center, Fort Osage and North Kansas City. In these districts, the school district will be operating the summer school while LINC will provide additional hours or opportunities.

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2015 LINC Book Distributions

LINC again is organizing a major summer book distribution to get a personal book in the hands of all elementary school students in over 80 LINC Caring Communities school sites.

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Summer Experience in the KCPS

LINC is deeply involved in providing summer school and summer programs. At a recent press conference KCPS Superintendent Dr. R. Stephen Green announced the opportunities and partners in their 2015 Summer Experience programs.

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