Posted in December 2020


Hi Neighbors, I just wanted to let you all know that I delivered a laundry basket FULL of personal care items and *20* $25 Walmart gift cards to the DARE Center just before Christmas.  Loring Henderson, there at DARE, told me to pass on to you all that these items and cards will be very … Continue reading »

Neighborhood Needs Assessment

We’d like to hear from you. How are you faring in these topsy turvy days?  How can we help you?  How can we help you get the information you need? Please return/ respond by March 1st 2021 Assessment Return Options: return paper (found in your Jan Feb paper newsletter or HERE) by mail in an … Continue reading »

Adopt a Family Project 2020

Like all things 2020, ELNA’s holiday Adopt a Family effort will be different this year.  Instead of purchasing gifts for a single large family like usual, we’re adopting the DARE Center. If you’re unfamiliar, the DARE Center is the Drop-in And Rest facility for Lawrence’s houseless, or at risk of houselessness, citizens.  Located at 944 … Continue reading »

ELNA Meeting Dec 14th, 2020

The East Lawrence Neighborhood Association board and members will meet again on Monday December 14th, from 7-9pm, via zoom. Register in advance for this meeting: registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Questions, comments, needs to Lane at