Our Mission

The Lid Foundation is committed to enhancing the lives of individuals in various communities by focusing on efforts in Youth Developement, Health & Wellness, Civic Engagement & Quality Of Life.

Clinton McDonald

Focus Areas

Youth Development

  • STEAM Initiatives
  • Youth Football Camp
  • Work Force Development Camp
  • Shark Tank

Health and Wellness

  • Health Screenings
  • Mobile clinic
  • Food Gardens
  • Senior Care
  • Caretakers Network

Civic Engagement

  • Recognition for families that vocal in the community through volunteerism and advocacy
  • Partner with Lions Club to recognize veteran affairs
  • Donate resources to local law enforcement, fire department and their families

Quality of Life

  • Provide home ownership education for low to moderate income families
  • Invest in programming that will aid in addressing barriers to ownership
  • Partner with financial lending institutions to provide flexible mortgage products
  • Match funds up to $5K for down payment assistance
  • Develop green space
  • Identify civil servants, active duty and veteran home buyers

Upcoming Events

“Iron Sharpens Iron” Week

Each year MACCLID host its annual “Iron Sharpens Iron” week of events in Arkansas. During the week of events it opportunity for the organization to provides needed resources for families and communities to thrive.
Registration and information for the weeks events below…

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Read 4:30 is an initiative created by The Light into Darkness “The LID” Foundation to support child literacy by encouraging all students from K-12 to read for at least 30 minutes every day.

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.

Proverbs 27:17

Charitable Events

Iron Sharpens Iron Youth Football and Cheer Camp

Iron Sharpens Iron Youth Football and Cheer Camp

In 2012, Clinton McDonald set out to impact his community through youth outreach. He set a goal to have an annual youth football camp in an effort to educate young football players and instill positive beliefs and...

Iron Sharpens Iron Camp Wichita, Kansas

Iron Sharpens Iron Camp Wichita, Kansas

This year, MACC-LID saw the need to take football camp to areas outside of central Arkansas. The organization teamed up with McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita, Kansas in an effort to ensure that more...

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