A second class of the Teen FAST program at Van Horn High School in Independence has graduated. Since 1999, LINC has used the FAST program as part of its Caring Communities initiative.
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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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When schools or school districts are closed due to inclement weather, there will be no LINC Before & After School programs.
Students from Van Horn High School in the Independence School District recently attended Motown The Musical.This school year over 600 LINC students from three school districts (Kansas City, Hickman Mills, and Independence) have attended shows at the Coterie and Music Hall.
The Kansas City Digital Inclusion Coalition has issued a report based on what is learned at an earlier summit last October. The report lays out nine broad themes and strategies to address the issue. In conjunction with the report, the coalition publicly launched a website that includes links to community resources, research data and reports and ways to get involved.