Tag: Children

Tag: Children

Pack of Hope Needs Volunteers
July 25, 2012 Archives Brett

    A message from McLennan County Pack of Hope Join the Pack! With a new school year approaching, McLennan County Pack of Hope is gearing up for its important backpack program. Pack of Hope is a backpack program that works to end weekend hunger for children living in McLennan County by providing backpacks of

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Dewey Rec Center Opening Photos
July 18, 2012 Archives Brett

Here are some  photos taken during the opening of the Dewey Rec Center kickoff for Summer Meals.                                                                 You can view the rest of

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Summer Meals
June 1, 2012 Archives Brett

  The temperature is not the only thing that rises during the summer months. Every summer the demand for food rises in many McLennan County households.  With Waco schools out for the Summer many children who rely on reduced or free school meals for lunch and breakfast will now have to get their meals elsewhere. Often

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MCHC contributes $2500.00 to WIC’S (Women, Infants and Children) Efforts In Nutrition Education
March 27, 2012 Archives Brett

  Using grant funds obtained from the Valero Energy Foundation, MCHC is providing $2500.00 to a little known program of WIC, which involves providing nutrition education materials for its clients.  Most persons are aware of the food benefits that WIC provides for families in need, but WIC also provides nutrition education through individual counseling twice

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