Cultural and Education Programs

Cultural and Educational Programs Current and Past

  • Tutoring – LSAF gave District 7 a donation to save the tutoring programs from being lost due to budget cuts for the Edwardsville High School and both Lincoln and Liberty Middle Schools. We hope to remain involved with these programs.
  • Lincoln Cares Program – LSAF provides the children of local families with gift certificates from a grocery store and/or a local department store.
  • Children of the Dream – LSAF supports this program showcasing local talent in song, dance and poetry to celebrate Black History month and to honor the vision of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This cultural event is held in the month of February and March.
  • Harry A. Penelton Golf Handicap Scramble – LSAF supports this golf tournament in September at the Oak Brook Golf Course in Edwardsville Illinois. Greens fees, food and prizes are included in the entry fee.
  • Harlem Globetrotters
  • Stage Plays
  • Sponsor chaperoned trips toChicago for educational opportunities
  • Children of the Dream which showcases local talent and is a celebration of Black History Month
  • Edwardsville District 7 annual Washington DC trip scholarship fund
  • A dance troupe based on the Katharine Dunham dance technique. The program is open to all students