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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Back to school with LINC Before & After School program

Enrollment for the LINC Before & After School program is coming up in August at schools throughout the Kansas City, Mo. area. Learn more about LINC Before & After School enrollment.  

2015 KIDS COUNT data book published

Missouri ranks 26th in the just released 2015 KIDS COUNT national data book. Missouri showed improvement in education and health rankings but worsened on child poverty measures, children in single-parent families and children living in high-poverty areas.

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New computer lab connects residents to online resources closer to home

A new computer lab opening in Chouteau Courts aims to connect residents to online job opportunities, homework help, and more in addition to developing computer skills  and job readiness. The computer lab is a result of  a partnership between the local Google Fiber office, the Housing Athority of Kansas CIty, and local churches. 

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Increase in LINC Chess participation continues into summer

Students continue to play chess into the summer. Seventeen elementary schools in Kansas City Public Schools are open with LINC Summer Schools students playing and learning chess. LINC Chess camp will once again be offered this summer at Woodland Early Learning Center July 27-July 31. 

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