April 26, 2014
YMCA 5K Run – Four partners volunteered to pass out water to the runners for twenty hours.
April 22, 2014
Whitehouse Business Expo – Four partners volunteered to pass out bakery and deli samples to attendees of the annual Whitehouse Expo for sixteen hours.
April 5, 2014
Keep Whitehouse Beautiful – Nine partners volunteered to keep their area in Whitehouse clean for forty-five hours over several months.
May 24, 2013
Tornado Efforts – Multiple partners helped take and sore donations for the Oklahoma Tornado efforts. They volunteered for twelve hours.
May 18, 2013
Nursing Home – Two partners took bananas to residents of a local nursing home. While there they visited with the residents for two hours.
May 18, 2013
Keep Whitehouse Beautiful – Each month partners volunteer to clean flower beds and pick up trash at their designated corner. Five partners volunteered for five hours.
May 3, 2013
Troup Elementary School – Partners assisted with Track and Field Day for four hours.
May 3, 2013
Smith County Alzheimer’s Alliance – Two partners volunteered at the Alzheimer’s Alliance for three hours.
April 27, 2013
Whitehouse YMCA Fun Run – Store volunteered at the annual YMCA Fun Run. They gave out water and bananas to participants for a total of twelve hours.
April 9, 2013
Chamber of Commerce Business Expo – Five partners volunteered for eighteen hours showcasing their products from the deli and bakery.
April 6, 2013
Great Texas Trash Off – Thirteen partners volunteered for a total of fifty-two hours picking up trash for over two miles.
February 2, 2013
St. Gregory Annual Fundraiser – Partners volunteered to help sign up people for the silent auction.
February 1, 2013
East TX Crisis Center Car Show – All proceeds from the car show benefited the East Texas Crisis Center. The show featured vintage, classis, and special interest cars, trucks and motorcycles. Partners volunteered for two hours.
January 2, 2013
Make A Wish Foundation Fundraiser – Store Director Chris Bain volunteered eight hours of his time to help with the Make A Wish Foundation Fundraiser.
December 15, 2012
Adopt A Spot – Five partners volunteer each month to clean their Adopt A Spot along FM 346 on Hwy. 110.
December 14, 2012
Prestige Estates – Store Director Chris Bain donated five hours of his time to assist with the Alzheimer’s Alliance Christmas Dinner at Prestige Estates.
December 7, 2012
Salvation Army Bell – Partners rang the Salvation Army bell for six hours at a local business. All proceeds provide Christmas dinners, clothing and toys for families in need.
November 9, 2012
East Texas Crisis Center – Store Director Chris Bain spent three hours delivering diapers the store had collected and working with the staff at the Crisis Center.
November 3, 2012
East Texas Crisis Center – Major League Baseball Pitcher Josh Tomlin signed autographs and took donations for the East Texas Crisis Center. They were able to raise $585.00 in cash and diaper donations.
November 2, 2012
Football Game – On Senior night at Whitehouse Football Game nine partners ran the concession stand during the game so parents could watch the game.
September 8, 2012
East Texas Book Fest – Project was made possible in part with grants from the Jr. League of Tyler. Partners volunteered for four hours to assist with the books.
July 28, 2012
Adopt A Spot – Six partners cleaned there adopt a spot in Whitehouse for nine hours. This is a project that the store is involved in each month.
June 30, 2012
Lakefest – This annual event is held at Lake Tyler. Five partners volunteered for thirty-three hours setting up a canopy passing out stickers and cold refreshments to participants.
June 26, 2012
Father’s Day – Partners visited local daycares and helped the children decorate cakes for Father’s Day.
June 21, 2012
School Tour – The Summer Youth Program from Stanton Day Elementary School visited the store and was given a tour of each department.
June 8, 2012
Day of Caring – This day each year volunteers mobilized into work forces to provide hands-on help for non-profit human service agencies. Partners helped with small projects and clean up at Whitehouse library.
May 20, 2012
Adopt A Spot – Each month store partners volunteer to pick up trash and clean flower- beds for four hours.
May 12, 2012
Teacher of the Month – Each month Brookshire’s selects a teacher to be Teacher of the Month and they are given a gift bag.
May 12, 2012
Susan Komen Race for the Cure – Annual race that is held at Bergfeld Park with over 4,700 runners and walkers involved. Twelve partners participated in the walk/run. Money raised from the race funded grants that benefited breast cancer research.
May 11, 2012
Mother’s Day – Two partners visited the local daycares and helped the children decorate cakes for Mother’s Day.
April 28, 2012
YMCA 5K Race – Five partners represented Brookshire’s at the local race. They ran and passed out water to participants.
April 14, 2012
Great Texas Trash-Off – Each April, volunteers from throughout the state remove litter from roadsides, etc. during the state’s single largest one-day cleanup event. Partner volunteered from 8 am – 12 pm for a total of twenty hours.
April 10, 2012
Whitehouse Business Expo – Over 200 people participated in the Business Expo. Partners sampled bakery, deli and produce items to participants. They volunteered for thirty-two hours.
March 18, 2012
Adopt a Spot – Each month partners clean a spot they adopted in Whitehouse. They have planted flowers and they volunteered 5 hours during the month of March.
March 18, 2012
Smith County Alzheimer’s Alliance Auction – Partners volunteered their time to helped with the recent auction.
March 17, 2012
Teacher of the Month – Each month Brookshire’s honors one teacher and Store Director Chris Bain awards them a gift card and bag for their service to the community.
March 1, 2012
Chamber of Commerce Car Show – Car show was held in the Brookshire parking lot and partners volunteered 16 hours for the car show.
December 20, 2011
Crisis Center – Volunteers from the store assisted the Crisis Center with putting together care packages.
December 12, 2011
Salvation Army – Partners helped ring the Salvation Army bell during the Christmas holidays.
November 12, 2011
Adopt a Spot – Brookshire partners adopted a spot in Whitehouse to keep clean each month.
October 22, 2011
YMCA Spooky Trail – Several partners volunteered to assist the YMCA with their annual Spooky Trail.
October 4, 2011
Chamber of Commerce Car Show – Partners volunteered at the car show that was held in the stores parking lot. They volunteered over twenty-five hours.
July 17, 2011
Keep Whitehouse Beautiful Adopt A Spot – Several partners helped clean out flowerbeds and picked up trash in their designated spot. They volunteered for 8 hours.
July 16, 2011
Stanton Smith Elementary School – English as a 2nd Language Class visited the store. Several partners helped with this event, showing the kids how each department works.
July 13, 2011
United Way Check Presentation – Store Director Chris Bain presented the check presentation for United Way on the Square in Tyler.
May 28, 2011
Donations for Joplin, Missouri – Partners helped sort and stack the trailers for donations going to Joplin, Missouri’s disaster relief. They volunteered over 23 hours of their time.
May 14, 2011
Kid’s Day in the Park – Event was set up at the city park in Whitehouse to bring awareness to parents about kid friendly businesses. Partners volunteered over 30 hours.
May 9, 2011
Teacher of the Year – The store names a teacher of the year from the local elementary schools. The teachers are given a gift card and other items.
May 7, 2011
Race for the Cure – Had 18 partners and family members participate in the events for the Race of the Cure.
May 6, 2011
Mother’s Day – Volunteers from the store decorated Mother’s Day cakes from several classrooms at the local elementary school.
April 16, 2011
YMCA 5k – Brookshire’s received the award for the most participants in the race with 12. They had a total of 36 service hours.
April 2, 2011
Great American Texas Trash Off – Several Brookshire employees volunteered for the Great American Texas Trash Off in Whitehouse. They donated over 40 hours of their time for this project.
October 9, 2010
Fall Car Show – Show was held in the store parking lot. It was an opportunity for car enthusiasts to bring their new and antique cars to show the community of White Oak.
August 14, 2010
4th Annual Community Pep Rally – Partners assisted with a community pep rally to bring the community together to recognize the upcoming school year and sports program.
July 10, 2010
Adopt A Spot / Keep Whitehouse Beautiful – Store partners adopted a section of Hwy. 346 and 110 to keep clean. They weed the flowerbeds and keep the trash picked up. They donated 21 hours to this project each month.
May 8, 2010
A large group from the store ran or walked in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
April 13, 2010
Several employees helped at the Whitehouse Business Expo.
April 10, 2010
Some 25 employees logged 75 volunteer hours for the “Keep Whitehouse Beautiful” project.
April 1, 2010
One employee worked at the Whitehouse Career Fair.