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CSC In the Media

Open house at the Men’s Cold Weather Shelter - Corvallis Gazette-Times, October 24, 2016

Stand Down to help veterans November 3 in LebanonAlbany Democrat-Herald, October 24, 2016

Fair housing workshops set for next week - Albany Democrat-Herald, October 14, 2016

Food boxes down as mid-valley economy improves - Albany Democrat-Herald, October 5, 2016

Good Words for Saturday, Aug. 27 - Corvallis Gazette-Times, August 27, 2016

Good Words for Saturday, Aug. 20 - Corvallis Gazette-Times, August 20, 2016

Barrel to Keg Ride Leads Riders From Vineyard to Coast - Newport News Times, July 19, 2016

Samaritan awards Social Accountablity grants - Albany Democrat-Herald, June 25, 2016

Barrel to Keg Relay Race to End Poverty - News Lincoln County, June 18, 2016

Toledo CC wants to help low income pay their water bills - News Lincoln County, June 5, 2016

Invisible no more: Homeless, low-income families get help at Resource Connect - Corvallis Gazette-Times, May 20, 2016

HEART To Heart Resource Fair - Albany Democrat-Herald, May 19, 2016

'Stamp Out Hunger'- Linn Benton Food Share - Albany Democrat-Herald, May 6, 2016

'Community 101' at South Albany names grant recipients - Albany Democrat-Herald, April 20, 2016

Enroll Now at CSC Lincoln County Head Start for the 2016-2017 School Year! - News Lincoln County, March 25, 2016

Lebanon volunteers honored at DSA banquet (Denise Downer - CSC employee) - Albany Democrat-Herald, March 10, 2016

Government agency with a conscience seeking CAA Council members - News Lincoln County, February 2, 2016

Commissioners approve committee, liaison assignments - Albany Democrat-Herald, January 26, 2016

Giving young kids a “head start” on getting ready for school! - News Lincoln County, January 25, 2016

City, county move forward on homeless issue - Corvallis Gazette-Times, January 19, 2016

Whatcha gonna do with that old Christmas Tree? Chip it for Charity!!! - News Lincoln County, January 1, 2016

Movers and Shakers - Corvallis Gazette-Times, December 7, 2015

Events - Corvallis Gazette-Times, December 4, 2015

Mid-valley residents respond to Lebanon family’s eviction with offers of help - Corvallis Gazette-Times, November 27, 2015

Mid-valley residents respond to Lebanon family’s eviction with offers of help> – Albany Democrat-Herald, November 27, 2015

Hundreds find help at first Stand Down for Homeless Veterans - Corvallis Gazette-Times, November 13, 2015

Hundreds find help at first Stand Down for Homeless Veterans- Albany Democrat-Herald, November 13, 2015

What does homeless look like? - Albany Democrat-Herald, November 1, 2015

Food drive pickup this Saturday - Corvallis Gazette-Times, November 11, 2015

Event to help homeless veterans Thursday at River Center - Corvallis Gazette-Times, November 6, 2015

Movers and Shakers (Nov. 2) - Corvallis Gazette-Times, November 2, 2015

Movers and Shakers (Oct. 26) - Corvallis Gazette-Times, October 26, 2015

Event to help homeless veterans Thursday at River Center - The Albany Democrat-Herald, November 6, 2015

Event to help homeless veterans Thursday at River Center - Corvallis Gazette-Times, November 6, 2015

Local food share seeks volunteers, brings community together - Daily Barometer,September 24, 2015

Mo's Helps Head Start in Lincoln City - Oregon Coast Daily News,September 7, 2015

Samaritan Health Services Community Health Impact Report - 2015 - Samaritan Health Services

Alternative education program offers more than just GED prep - Albany Democrat-Herald, August 21, 2015

A thirst-place finish - Oregon Coast Today, July 14, 2015

Community Services Consortium relocates Lebanon services - The Albany Democrat-Herald, June 26, 2015

Commissioners told Linn County receives majority of CSC services - The Albany Democrat-Herald, June 3, 2015

The story next door: Cookie Johnson - The Corvallis Gazette-Times, May 5, 2015

YouthBuild students repair Lebanon house - The Lebanon Express, April 23, 2015

Corvallis celebrates the opening of the 25th season of the Saturday farmers market - Corvallis Gazette-Times, April 19, 2015

Local gleaners coordinator wins statewide award - Corvallis Gazette-Times, April 14, 2015

EDUCATION: Where do we go next? - The News Guard, April 8, 2015

Turning homelessness into hope - Corvallis Gazette-Times, April 5, 2015

In tandem: Old Mill Center tots get help from teens in planting a garden - Corvallis Gazette Times, April 1, 2015

Albany residents sprucing up homes, "One Block at a Time" - Albany Democrat-Herald, March 12, 2015

Little-Known OSU Emergency Food Pantry Gets National Attention - Corvallis Advocate, March 5, 2015

Editorial: Lebanon program gives students a vital leg up - Corvallis Gazette-Times, January 26, 2015

T3 program offers Lebanon students a second chance - Albany Democrat-Herald, January 26, 2015

A maze of autumn motion in the east valley - Statesman Journal, October 15, 2014

Youth clear weeds for fishing access at Cheadle Lake - Lebanon Express, September 9, 2014

Lebanon Safeway donates $1,500 to Linn Benton Food Share - Albany Democrat-Herald, August 31, 2014

Jefferson Community Food Pantry reorganizes - Albany Democrat-Herald, August 29, 2014

Paredes solos to coast - The Newport News-Times, July 16, 2014

Donations, volunteer labor help rebuild Chintimini's damaged flight cages - The Corvallis Gazette-Times, June 27, 2014

Tears flow as Albany family gets keys to their new home - The Albany Democrat-Herald, June 19, 2014

WebThriftStore fights for a slice of the charitable pie - The Corvallis Advocate, June 19, 2014

YouthBuild team honored for work - Albany Democrat-Herald, June 18, 2014

Vandalized phone booth converted to library book drop - The Lincoln City News Guard, June 7, 2014

New book drop in Lincoln Beach - Newport News Times, June 6, 2014

Improving low-income houses - Albany Democrat-Herald, June 2, 2014

American Legion schedules events to raise funds, awareness - Albany Democrat-Herald, May 30, 2014

Canyon Gleaners combat area hunger - Statesman Journal, May 21, 2014

Less Than Two Months to the Barrel to Keg Relay – Race to End Poverty! - Linn Benton Commuter, May 19, 2014

State aid program for homeowners winds down - Albany Democrat-Herald, May 16, 2014

Last chance to apply for aid to avoid foreclosure - Corvallis Gazette-Times, May 14, 2014

Resource fair open to homeless - Albany Democrat-Herald, May 13, 2014

Literacy night (Head Start) - Newport News Times, May 7, 2014

Home repair program offers grants - News Lincoln County, April 22, 2014

Head Start begins enrollment for next school year - Newport News Times, March 26, 2014

Working on Cascade Head for future generations to enjoy - News Lincoln County, March 26, 2014

Corvallis School District offers spring break crisis centers - Corvallis Gazette Times, March 23, 2014

Life is what you read into it - News Lincoln County, March 22, 2014

CSC Head Start Accepting Applications for the 2014-2015 School Year - News Lincoln County, March 21, 2014

A Place Called Home - Albany Democrat-Herald, March 20, 2014

Inspiring young readers - Newport News Times, March 13, 2014

Fundraiser to support local families fighting hunger - Daily Barometer, March 13, 2014

Comcast Newsmakers - Interview with Martha Lyon, CSC Executive Director - Comcast Newsmakers, March 5, 2014

Updates from 2013 - Albany Democrat Herald, January 5, 2014

Tenants forced out as low-rent Corvalla goes upmarket - Corvallis Gazette Times, January 3, 2014

Monroe woman works to improve her community - Corvallis Gazette Times, December 24, 2013

Food drive stacks up for 'geeks' - Corvallis Gazette Times, December 21, 2013

Giving voice to the silent - Corvallis Gazette Times, December 21, 2013

CSC nonprofit wish list profile - Corvallis Gazette Times, December 13, 2013

Volunteers help drive Sweet Home Emergency Ministries (LBFS) - Albany Democrat Herald, December 6, 2013

Finding Help - Albany Democrat Herald, December 3, 2013

Nonprofit wish lists - Corvallis Gazette Times, November 29, 2013

Nonprofit wish lists - Albany Democrat Herald, November 29, 2013

Food drive brings holiday cheer to needy families - Corvallis Gazette Times, November 26, 2013

The new face of homelessness - Corvallis Gazette Times, November 24, 2013

Thanksgiving meals for everyone - Daily Barometer, November 20, 2013

CSC Participates in #GivingTuesday - #GivingTuesday web site, November 20, 2013

Local secret: Many are poor, hungry, and struggling - Corvallis Gazette Times, November, 19, 2013

Sign up now for holiday food boxes - Corvallis Gazette Times, November 19, 2013

Benton County Holiday Food Drive - KEZI, November 19, 2013

Homeless services 'abundant' in Albany - Albany Democrat Herald, November 7, 2013

Services for vets’ families available - Albany Democrat Herald, October 29, 2013

Mid-Valley Halloween Happenings (Linn Benton Food Share) - Albany Democrat Herald, October 28, 2013

Supportive services for veterans’ families available - Corvallis Gazette Times, October 28, 2013

Reading to children at Head Start - Lincoln Courier, October 25, 2013

Vets support services now available in Linn, Benton, and Lincoln counties - The News Guard, October 24, 2013

First Story, CSC Youthbuild team up to help Albany family - Albany Democrat-Herald, October 18, 2013

Shut down forcing work force closure - KEZI, October 7, 2013

Kids may not get 'Head Start' if government shutdown continues - KATU, October 4, 2013

Film "American Winter" Shows Oregon's Poverty - Corvallis Gazette-Times, October 2, 2013

Government shutdown: Head Start programs in Lincoln County in jeopardy if closure persists - The Oregonian, October 1, 2013

American Winter movie, forum Thursday - Albany Democrat Herald, October 1, 2013

Federal shutdown affects local services for the poor - Albany Democrat-Herald, October 1, 2013

CSC Hosts Documentary Highlighting Oregon Poverty: American Winter Screens at LaSells Thursday, Oct. 3 - Corvallis Advocate, September 26, 2013

Ewanchyna family rises to the occasion in final charity bake sale (Linn Benton Food Share) - Corvallis Gazette Times, September 15, 2013

Toledo Boat Show - News Lincoln County, August 17, 2013

Today's Highlights (Linn Benton Food Share) - Corvallis Gazette-Times, July 20, 2013

School board may hire firm to search for new superintendent - The News Guard, July 19, 2013

Thursday to Thursday (Linn Benton Food Share) - Albany Democrat Herald, July 19, 2013

Barrel to Keg 110K from Philomath to South-Beach Newport - News Lincoln County, July 13, 2013

NAACP honors Lebanon teacher - Albany Democrat-Herald, July 5, 2013

2013 Barrel to Keg Relay Preview - Oregon Live, June 27, 2013

Good Words (Linn Benton Food Share) - Corvallis Gazette-Times, June 22, 2013

Building a Future - Albany Democrat-Herald, June 8, 2013

Changing Lives, One Tomato at a Time...1 Acre, 7 Kids, 200 Fed Daily - Corvallis Advocate, May 30, 2013

HEART fair sets records - Albany Democrat Herald, May 17, 2013

New CSC Career Tech Charter High School to Expand to Newport - News Lincoln County, May 13, 2013

Resource fair May 16 to aid homeless, people in need - Albany Democrat Herald, May 7, 2013

Homeless in Oregon: Corvallis’ 10-Year Plan to End Homelessness - Corvallis Advocate, May 2, 2013

Biology Class - In the Wild - The Newport News-Times, May 1, 2013

Poverty, Food Insecurity on the Rise in Benton County: More Local Families Can’t Afford Meals - Corvallis Advocate, April 11, 2013

2013 Garden Gnome Run 10k/5k Preview - Oregon Live, April 11, 2013 

CSC Youth Crews Gain Work Skills During Community Projects- KYAQ News, March 27, 2013

Youth Natural Resource Crews Make a Difference- The Newport News-Times, March 27, 2013

Good Words (Linn Benton Food Share)- The Corvallis Gazette Times, March 17, 2013

Fresh delivery (Linn Benton Food Share)- The Corvallis Gazette Times, March 17, 2013

Fresh Sheet: Taste of spring reminds us gardening time is almost here (Linn Benton Food Share)- The Corvallis Gazette Times, February 27, 2013

Food bank gets grocery haul- The Albany Democrat Herald, February 16, 2013

Parenting workshops - The News Guard, January 9, 2013

Demand for Food Skyrocketing in Mid-Valley - Democrat-Herald, January 4, 2013

Homeless memorial set for Dec. 21 - Democrat-Herald, December 21, 2012

LBFS Winner in PacificSource Healthy Life Challenge - Pacific Source, December 6, 2012

Siletz Tribe supports Community Services Consortium youth crews - Newport News Times, November 16, 2012

Land Trust opens second affordable homenewportnewstimes.com – November 1, 2012 

Lincoln Community Land Trust builds momentum with two additional homesThe News Guard, October 18, 2012

Volunteer receives governor’s award - Democrat-Herald, October 6, 2012

Youth banking on business education - The News Guard, September 12, 2012

Welcome to HandsOn Willamette! - HandsOnWillamette, August 26, 2012

HandsOn to expand its reach in state - HandsOnWillamette, August 26, 2012

Council exempts two properties from taxation - Democrat-Herald, August 24, 2012

Land Trust creates first homeowners (PDF)The News Guard – August 8, 2012

Affordable Housing in Lincoln City: Good BusinessNews Lincoln County – June 12, 2012

Community Services Consortium Announces Two Department Directors - Press Release, June 12, 2012

Community Services Consortium Receives Renewal of Healthy Kids Program - Press Release, May 31, 2012

Linn and Benton County Agencies Receive Garden Grants From Oregon Food Bank - Press Release, April 11, 2012

Linn Benton Food Share Receives $10,300 From Knights of Columbus Council 1785 “Paddle Raiser.” - Press Release, April 3, 2012

VISTA volunteer developing emergency plans for area’s vulnerable residents - Democrat-Herald, March 7, 2012

School exclusion day is Thursday, Feb. 15 - The News Guard, February 7, 2012

Building a foundation for affordable housing - The News Guard, January 31, 2012

Community Services Consortium Helps Community Outreach Save Electricity - Press Release, January 30, 2012