Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc

Stop & Shop Stop Hunger

Stop & Shop Stop Hunger Donation

July 16, 2021

The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council’s weekly food pantry has been selected by the North Andover Stop & Shop as the July beneficiary of its Bloomin’ 4 Good Program which donates money to fight hunger in the community. Every month at every Stop & Shop location a different local hunger organization is selected to benefit from the sale of the Bloomin’ 4 Good Bouq

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Heal Lawrence amps up Insurance after spate of June fires

July 1, 2021

LAWRENCE --A grandmother jumped from a second floor window to escape the fire spreading in her Lafayette Street home. It was after that blaze a decade ago, which was fueled by a driedup Christmas tree,that veteran Lawrence firefighter Juan "Manny" Gonzalez knew more had to be done. For10 years now, Heal Lawrence, co-founded by Gonzalez, has been helping Lawrence fire victims. Af

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GLCAC Hires Staff for Three Key Positions 

March 2, 2021

The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council is pleased to welcome three new employees, who will play a key role in the agency’s immigration services, consumer protection and lead poisoning prevention programs. Dayanna Moreno, an immigration attorney, is the agency’s new director of legal services. In this position, Moreno will bring her legal expertise to oversee the immigration s

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Health Insurance Enrollment for 2021 is Open

November 12, 2020

LAWRENCE – The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. is offering extended customer service hours to help residents sign up for health and dental insurance. Open enrollment for plans offered through the Massachusetts Health Connector runs from Nov. 1, 2020 through Jan. 23, 2021. This is the time of year when anyone without health insurance can sign up for coverage, and when e

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$1.6M COVID-19 Emergency Rent Assistance Cash Support for Residents

$1.6M COVID-19 Emergency Rent Assistance

October 20, 2020

October 20, 2020, Lawrence, MA- Mayor Daniel Rivera with Congresswoman Lori Trahan, Community Development Director, Vilma Martinez-Dominguez, and the Greater Lawrence Community Action Council (GLCAC) announces the rollout of $1,664,754 for a program to provide emergency rental assistance to low income Lawrence residents who are housing insecure as a direct result of the COVID 19 pandemic. The prog

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