Businesses, groups encouraged to enter displays for free during fifth annual Lights on the River in Lisbon
The above maps shows the towns in St. Lawrence County that have received funding from Lights of the River Donations.LISBON -- Lights on the River will begin its fifth year Dec. 13 and run through Dec. 21st from 5 p.m. 9 p.m. each night at the Lisbon Beach and Campground.
Lights on the River is a 501(c)(3) local non-profit charity that helps local food pantries.
Over the past 4 years, with the public’s assistance, Lights on the River has donated over $50,000 and thousands of pounds of food to local food pantries.This year, Lights on the River will benefit the following food pantries: Canton Church and Community, Canton Neighborhood Center, Gouverneur Neighborhood Center, Hammond Neighborhood Center, Heuvelton Food Pantry, Lisbon Food Pantry, Massena Neighborhood Center, Norwood-Norfolk-Raymondville Outreach, Ogdensburg Neighborhood Center, Potsdam Neighborhood Center, Richville Food Pantry, and Waddington Family and Resource Center. The Potsdam & Richville food pantries are new additions to this year’s beneficiaries.
Lights on the River is looking to continue its growth. Organizers are encouraging displays from businesses, groups, organizations and families throughout the North Country.
It is free to enter a display.
To learn more, please visit our website at http://www.LightsOnTheRiver.org, you can also contact us at [email protected], or you can call Scott at 315-854-2657 or Amy at 315-528-5660 or Stephanie at 315-393-1796.