Salt Mine

Thanksgiving over for Salt Mine

Thanksgiving is over and there is a sense of relief at Lincoln’s main food closet, the Salt Mine. Eric Long, minister at the Salt Mine, said, “Thanksgiving is our Supe ...

Walmart and Lincoln Salt Mine create a nicer Thanksgiving for many residents

For the last five years, Joyce Tillotson, a Lincoln Hills Community Church member, has applied for and was awarded a $1,000 grant from Walmart in Rose ...

Thanksgiving and Christmas are fast approaching, and The Salt Mine needs your help

The holidays are upon us … help! Gobble, gobble! Thanksgiving is almost upon us and then Christmas follows quickly after, and “Old Mother Hubbard’s” Cupbo ...

Lincoln Rotary Club installs signs at parks, distributes food at Salt Mine

Lincoln Rotary Club members have been busy distributing food at the Salt Mine and installing educational signs at local parks. On Aug. 28, Lincoln Rotarians volunteered at the Sal ...

Salt Mine serves up “appreciation” lunch

Kiwanis members Ruth Palacios, left and Gay Sprague look over the donations given to the Salt Mine on Monday. The Salt Mine community food closet and service center hosted an appre ...

Salt Mine sponsors appreciation lunch Monday

All Lincoln residents are invited to an “appreciation lunch” and celebration of the Salt Mine staff and volunteers at noon Monday. The celebration will be at Lincoln H ...

Salt Mine in need of donations to help others

The Salt Mine’s Pastor Eric Long has a two-word message for residents: Please donate! The nonprofit organization has helped at least a hundred thousand residents during the ...

Get your fines erased at library by donating food

April is Library month nationally and locally. The Lincoln Public Library celebrates this month by offering “fine forgiveness” to patrons who return books and donate f ...

Lincoln Hills Foundation aids local seniors though The Salt Mine

Since its inception in 2001, the mission of the Lincoln Hills Foundation has been to help Lincoln-area seniors maintain their independence and quality of life.  “We ar ...

Is Lincoln facing a heroin use problem?

While heroin is a big problem in Northern California since at least two years, according to Lincoln Police Chief Rex H. Marks, it’s not prevalent in Lincoln. The “drug ...

Entertainment night to benefit The Salt Mine

To raise funds for a new roof project and its food closet, The Salt Mine will hold a night of entertainment including improv on Saturday. The Salt Mine is Vine Life Ministries, In ...

Food for Fines to Support Salt Mine

  The Salt Mine and the Lincoln Library are partnering again this year for the month of April to celebrate National Library Week with our Food for Fines program to help suppo ...

Dem. Club hosts food drive Saturday

  On Saturday, Jan. 19, the Lincoln Democratic Club is sponsoring a food donation drive for the Salt Mine as the club’s National Day of Service activity.  All res ...

Placer County Chapter, Women’s Council of REALTORS® hosts Battle of the Bands and Fall Chili Cook Off Tuesday

Join the Placer County Chapter, Women’s Council of REALTORS® for its Battle of the Bands and Fall Chili Cook Off on Tuesday. Bring a can or a non-perishable food item an ...

Teen donates 37-pound turkey to local food closet

To help donate for Thanksgiving To provide a turkey and/or Thanksgiving side dishes for The Salt Mine’s Nov. 21 Thanksgiving dinner, contact Blake Long at blake@thesaltminelinc ...