Lebanon Area Foundation kicks off its fall funding campaign this week for funding of nonprofit organizations for next year. LAF Chairperson, Melinda Fries says, with COVID-19 and social distancing it has caused a downturn in fundraising:

Fries says, they still plan to march forward in their fundraising but it will be different:

Fries says all area banks, Laclede Electric, and Lebanon City Hall will be accepting donations for the Lebanon Area Foundation, Community Cares program. Once again if anyone has questions about how they can help please call 532-8868.