Business Category: Organizations

1922 Foundation

Mission: To improve the quality of life in Lincoln, Kansas, by restoring the historic Lincoln High School building as a focal point for enhancing community education, arts, wellness, and small businesses. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The 1922 Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is dedicated to seeing the building redeveloped into a new kind of cornerstone for the …

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American Legion

Since WWI the American Legion has provided an information base for veteran affairs as well as many volunteer activities within the Lincoln community. The American Legion sponsors Boys and Girls State sponsors the local baseball team and provides military services at funerals of veterans. The American Legion Hall also serves as the voting location for Sylvan …

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Beverly Community Club

The club has a Turkey Shoot fundraiser every year to help support activities for children. They have a Halloween and a Christmas party, as well as an Easter Egg Hunt for children in the community.

Boy Scouts

The local troops are in the Coronado Area Council and are part of 32 counties. The council has more than 3,700 youth participants with nearly 1,500 volunteers.

Crispin Antiquarian Foundation

The Crispin Antiquarian Foundation has been organized as a tax exempt, not-for-profit institution to preserve and promote the history of scouting and other youth organizations and to promote and improve public understanding of the science, technology and history of pharmacy. The Drug Store Museum and the Post Rock Scout Museum are open most afternoons and …

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Denmark Dames Club

The group meets once a month and have one fundraiser a year. With the proceeds of the bake sale, which is held on opening day of pheasant season, they donate to several Lincoln County organizations.

Denmark Preservation Foundation

Mission: The Denmark Preservation Foundation is a 501(c)3 whose mission is to preserve architecturally significant structures in Denmark, Kansas. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The foundation is currently trying to raise funds through the sale of a book about Denmark, “Beyond the Prairie Wind,” by Ruth Sorensen. Price is $25 and includes tax and shipping. The foundation is …

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Finch Theatre

The Finch Theatre began as a community project that addressed the Lincoln County residents’ desire for an entity that would not only meet entertainment needs but serve as a location where individuals of all ages could enjoy the company of others while cultivating the arts. Services they provide include weekend movie showings, the option of …

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Friends of the Lincoln Carnegie Library

The Friends goal is to help support the work of the Library’s Board of Trustees as they strive to keep the library functional and innovative.

Girl Scouts of Lincoln

The Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland services more than 15,000 girls and adults in 80 Kansas counties. The program encourages increased skill building and responsibility among its members. The program also promotes the development of strong leadership and decision making skills. Mission: Girl Scouts serve girls ages five to 18. At Girl Scouts, young girls combine …

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K-State Research and Extension – Post Rock District

The road to community runs through Extension. Post Rock District provides our local communities reliable education and services. Farm, home, family, health, 4-H. We’re your trusted go-to. K-State Research and Extension is a partnership between Kansas State University and federal, state, and county government, with offices in every Kansas county. We conduct research through Kansas …

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Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus is a Catholic men’s organization that promotes religious life and provides community service for local charities such as Vacation Bibile School CCD Education and St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. They host a free throw competition and annual Shrimp Dinner to raise money for St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. They also donate money to Birth …

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Lincoln Alumni Association

Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce

Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce logo

The Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce is a top information source for Lincoln County. If anyone is looking for a historical site or just trying to locate a place to stay for the weekend, the Chamber of Commerce is the place to go for information. The organization was formed in 1954 and the goal has …

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Lincoln Area Humane Society

The Lincoln Area Humane Society (LAHS) began with a few local citizens gathering to discuss their concerns regarding the welfare of animals in the county.  Awareness of the LAHS has grown as we continue to spread information about the services we offer. Mission: To improve the lives of animals and people through education, advocacy and …

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Lincoln Art Center / Lincoln Arts & Humanities Foundation

The main gallery of the Lincoln Art Center hosts exhibitions by local, state and regional artists. They also offer art workshops and classes year round. The Gift Gallery – Throughout the year, the Gift Gallery displays unique, hand-crafted items made by local artists. This partnership helps the art center cover operating expenses, while helping small artists …

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Lincoln Carnegie Library

The much loved historic limestone Lincoln Carnegie Library has been recently renovated and expanded to provide additional services to city residents. Mission:  The Lincoln Carnegie Library provides access to the world of social and cultural ideas by offering a wide variety of materials and programs. The library is dedicated to providing practical access to all …

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Lincoln County 4-H Clubs

There are many different 4-H Clubs: Salt Creek Jr. Sunflower, Westfall Winners and Bullfoot/Sylvan. Contact the Extension Office for more information.

Lincoln County Council on Aging

The primary purpose of Lincoln County Council on Aging is to provide seniors with resources that assist them with various aging-related issues in life coordinate services they may need and help disseminate information concerning Medicare supplements and Medicare Part D programs. A SHICK (Senior Health Insurance Counselor of Kansas) Counselor is available daily to assist …

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Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation

We are a non-profit organization whose mission is to enhance the economic and lifestyle opportunities for all county residents and businesses. We assist individuals looking to open their own business or grow their existing one.  We collaborate with local governments, community organizations, and volunteers on important issues such as improving housing opportunities, developing travel and …

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Lincoln County Food Pantry

Mission: To supplement or provide food for individuals and families in Lincoln County by providing assistance when emergencies and life circumstances have limited or altered the ability to purchase or supply current food resources.  Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The Lincoln County Food Pantry is a ministry of caring and outreach to all of Lincoln County. Under the …

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Lincoln County Historical Society

Lincoln County Historical Society Museum Complex

The Lincoln County Historical Society was organized in 1940 to collect and preserve historical material from the area and to promote the heritage of Lincoln County and its citizens. The main museum provides exhibits, programs, and educational tours. Summer hours are Wednesday 1 to 4 p.m., Thursday 4 to 7 p.m., Friday 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. …

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Lincoln County Hospital & Health Care Foundation

Mission: The mission of the Lincoln County Hospital & Health Care Foundation is to strengthen community health care and ensure that Lincoln County Hospital remains a viable institution into the future by encouraging philanthropy. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The largest fundraiser each year is the “Golfing for Greater Health” tournament held in conjunction with Alumni Weekend. Contact …

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Lincoln County Hospital Auxiliary

The vision of the Auxiliary is to provide modern hospital facilities to meet the health care needs of the rapidly growing and changing area to improve healthcare with their annual Soup Supper & Sale on the first Friday of October.

Lincoln Golf Club

The Lincoln Golf Course is a 9-hole sand green course featuring an undulating layout with both uphill and downhill fairways and elevated tee-boxes. The course has recently undergone significant upgrades with members and volunteers improving tee-boxes, fairways, and greens. The golf course’s club house is available for rent for private parties or family gatherings and …

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Lincoln Kansas PRIDE Program

The Lincoln PRIDE Program is a volunteer-driven organization dedicated to improving our community by fostering a sense of pride among residents.  Projects thus far have been to create a Volunteer of the Month program, planting flowers in the city park, and recognizing residents who take care of their yards. The Lincoln PRIDE Program is always …

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Lincoln Lions Club

The Lincoln Lions Club primary goal is to assist youth with financial aid for vision therapy. They meet the 2nd & 4th Monday from September to May at 6:30 p.m. for a dinner meeting at the Lincoln Golf Country Club.

Lincoln Recreation Department

The Lincoln Recreation Department offers an abundance of programs for the Youth, Adults and Seniors alike. Our aim is for varied, enjoyable year-round programs and interesting, fun-filled activities. The Lincoln Recreation Department also organizes the Annual Post Rock Classic Run 5K Run, 2-mile walk and children’s runs: 100 yard dash, “Down the Block” and “Around …

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Lincoln Senior Center

The Lincoln Senior Center provides information about health topics, local events, information that impacts seniors and more. The Fellowship Meals Program for seniors involves nutritionally balanced meals that are served Monday through Friday. Frozen meals are also available.

Live Healthy Lincoln County

Live Healthy Lincoln County (LHLC) is a new coalition of organizations and businesses that are joining together to improve the health and well-being of our residents. Much of the coalition’s efforts are aimed at implementing projects to prevent obesity, diabetes, heart disease and strokes along with encouraging physical activity and healthy eating. The LHLC coalition …

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NCK CASA advocates for abused and neglected children in Cloud, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Republic & Washington counties. Hope’s Place CAC offers a friendly environment where children can come for a forensic interview and an advocate will be assigned.

Pheasants Forever Post Rock Ringnecks #635

The local Pheasants Forever chapter is dedicated to the Conservation of Pheasants, quail, and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Mission: Pheasants Forever was founded in 1982 to respond to the continuing decline of the ring-necked pheasant populations. PF is a conservation organization dedicated to the protection …

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Post Rock Community Foundation

Mission: To enhance quality of life, today and in the future, by enabling donors to fulfill their charitable desires, building a permanent endowment, facilitating prudent management and care of funds, and meeting needs through grants, awards, and scholarships. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The Post Rock Community Foundation is a non-profit organization and is a vehicle for charitable …

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Sylvan Grove Fair & Agricultural Association

The association oversees the annual county fair in Lincoln County. Mission: The mission of the association is to promote the agricultural, youth and cultural programs of the traditional county fair through education, fellowship, and participation. The fair board provides for premiums and awards for achievements in exhibits and promotes education and entertainment in the annual …

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Sylvan Grove Public Library

Hours: Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday: 3:00 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday: 1:00 p.m. to 5 p.m.  

Sylvan Historical Society

Sylvan Historical Society is dedicated to the preservation of the history and heritage of the Sylvan Grove area. The organization sponsors demonstrations which have featured antique machinery and women’s vintage baseball. Expand your interest in preserving local history by joining this progressive group. Or maybe you’d just like to assist at the Museum, Depot or …

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Sylvan Lions Club

The Sylvan Lions Club has been serving the Sylvan community for 53 years. This organization is for men and women. They sponsor various events in the local school and the community such as donating money to the Sylvan Baseball team being a sponsor for the Sylvan Cookies baseball team taking tickets at all home sporting …

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Sylvan Senior Center

The Radish Patch (Lincoln’s Community Garden)

Mission: To grow good food, good friends, and goodwill while providing fresh vegetables from the garden and supplementing food needs for individuals and/or families in Lincoln, Kansas, and the surrounding communities in Lincoln County. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The Radish Patch is an outreach project established to promote the enhancement and growth of community through gardening. Individuals …

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Vesper Community Center

Mission: To provide a clean and safe place for community interaction. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The center provides bingo the first Saturday of each month, recently hosted a Christmas soup supper, hosts, an annual Memorial Day dinner and also provides a space that can be rented for reunions, wedding receptions, public meetings and events of all types. …

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VFW Auxiliary Post #7928

The Auxiliary operates the Stop and Shop thrift store at 134 E Lincoln Ave. They are open Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Proceeds are donated to area community and county organizations such as schools, the food bank, the Senior Center, the Friends of the Carnegie Library, …

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VFW Post No. 7928

The Veterans of Foreign Wars has a rich tradition in enhancing the lives of millions through its community service programs and special projects. Because of their dedication to the community, they provide scholarships to both schools in the county. The VFW Post No. 7928 meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 8 p.m. The …

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