L.I.N.D.A. Club

Lindas Involved in Network Development

Service Projects

Each year the L.I.N.D.A. Convention planners pick a local charity in the convention’s city to donate the money raised at the convention.

Pictured above is Linda Barron presenting a check to Marg of Trinity Heights and to Bonnie of Her Health Women’s Center.  Total donations were $2,440.

Here is a list of the past years’ charities:

2022:  Trinity Heights and Her Health Women’s Center, Sioux City, Iowa

2021:  Mother’s Refuge, Independence, Missouri

2019:  Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center, Chadron, Nebraska

2018:  Pleasant Acres Day School, Natchez, Mississippi

2017:  Opening Doors – Maria House/Teresa Shelter, Dubuque, Iowa

2016:  U Work College of the Ozarks, Branson, Missouri

2015:  Linda Fire Department, Linda, California

2014:  Memphis Family Shelter, Memphis, Tennessee

2013:  The Shade Tree, Las Vegas, Nevada

2012:  WayPoint Services and Cedar Valley Humane Society, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

2011:  Valentine Boys and Girls Club, Chicago, Illinois

2010:  Joshua’s Friends, Elizabethtown, Kentucky

2009:  Up with Downs of Pinellas, Indian Rocks Beach, Florida

2008:  Open Door Pantry, 2008 Cedar Rapids Flood Victim, Omaha, Nebraska

2007:  Prisoners for Christ Ministries, Moline, Illinois

2006:  Youth Hope Ministries, Columbus, Indiana

2005:  Woodford County Humane Society (a no-kill animal shelter), Lexington, Kentucky

2004:  W.A.V.E. (Women Against Violent Environment) and Noah’s Ark (a no-kill animal shelter), Rockford, Illinois

2003:  Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

2002:  Donated tree in park, YWCA Abuse Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

2001:  Galena Volunteer Fire Department and EMT Unit, Galena, Illinois

2000:  Joliet, Illinois

1999:  Women’s Safe House, St. Louis, Missiouri

1998:  PADS (Twin Cities Homeless Shelter), Sterling, Illinois.  Convention held in Rock Falls, IL.

1997:  Davenport, Iowa

1996:  Good Samaritan Urban Ministries (women’s shelter), Des Moines, Iowa

1995:  Park bench at the Franklin Park Conservatory, Columbus, Ohio

1994:  Planted tree in Pioneer Village by church where Sunday morning send off was held, Des Moines, Iowa

1993:  Fulton, Illinois/Clinton, Iowa

1992:  No convention

1991:  Davenport, Iowa

1990:  Planted tree in Sinnissippi Gardens, Rockford, Illinois

1989:  Cedar Rapids, Iowa

1988:  Des Moines, Iowa

1987:  Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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