Tag: Waco

Tag: Waco

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

Read More
Bohemia Music & Poetry Festival & Canned Food Drive
July 13, 2012 Archives Brett

Bohemia will be hosting a festival type event with poets, storytellers, musicians, and artists at Waco’s The Art Forum (located at 1826 Morrow Ave) on July 21.  Bring one canned food item or dry food item to get in free. All canned food donations will go to Shepard’s Heart Food Pantry of Waco. There will

Read More
Urban Gardening Coalition Opening New Training Farm
July 1, 2012 Archives Brett

The Urban Gardening Coalition is having the groundbreaking ceremony for their new Urban Training Farm on July 9th at 10:00am at 312 Chestnut Street Waco, TX 76704.  They invite everyone to come out and show their support for the program. The UGC has received support or pledges of support from the Cooper Foundation, the McLennan County Hunger Coalition,

Read More
Support Brett’s Race for Hunger
June 27, 2012 Archives Brett

On July 22nd Brett Case will be competing in the 4th annual Waco Triathlon on behalf of the McLennan County Hunger Coalition and Pack of Hope.  The sprint triathlon Brett will be competing in involves a 400m (.35 mile) swim, 12 mile bike ride and 5k run (about 3.2 miles). More information about the triathlon

Read More
Food Drive this Wednesday at Katie’s Custard in Waco. One Can of Food for One Ice Cream
June 19, 2012 Archives Brett

Update 6/27: Thank you to everyone who showed up to the food drive. We raised over 400 pounds of food for Caritas. We are looking forward to working with Katie’s Custard sometime August for another fundraiser or food drive. This Wednesday the McLennan County Hunger Coalition will have a food drive at Katie’s Custard in

Read More
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

Read More
Urban Gardening Coalition Opening New Training Farm
June 1, 2012 Archives Brett

The Urban Gardening Coalition is having the groundbreaking ceremony for their new Urban Training Farm on July 9th at 10:00am at 312 Chestnut Street Waco, TX 76704.  They invite everyone to come out and show their support for the program. The UGC has received support or pledges of support from the Cooper Foundation, the McLennan

Read More