October 5, 2015
Red River Revel – Six partners volunteered to work at the little grocery store for children designed after a Brookshire’s store. They assisted checking out the children and putting the food back on the shelf.
June 1, 2015
March of Dimes Signature Chef – Each year the March of Dimes brings in a Signature Chef to prepare a meal as their fundraiser. One partner attended for five hours.
May 7, 2015
March of Dimes Board Meeting – Store Director Zac Palmer is on the Board of the March of Dimes and meets monthly.
April 1, 2015
Suicide Prevention Night/Walk – One partner volunteered to assist with the walk for four hours.
March 7, 2015
FRESH 15 – Two partners attended the FRESH 15 Race held in Tyler, Texas.
December 11, 2013
Benton Elementary Christmas on the Square – Two partners volunteered to help the students decorate Christmas tree for the Christmas Festival and later served them hot chocolate and cookies.
November 16, 2013
Legacy Elementary Turkey Trot 5K – Three partners volunteered for fifteen hours helping prep and pass out food to race participants. Also, they helped set and clean up.
October 19, 2013
Akela Family Cub Scout Camp – A partner helped with a camp out. He made sure parents and children were at the correct locations for their activities. Also, he prepared and served meals to the families of the pack.
October 11, 2013
Red River Revel – Three partners manned the children’s grocery store for thirty-six hours at the annual Red River Revel.
October 4, 2013
Check Presentation – Store Director Stuart Jones presented a check to Benton High School during halftime at the football game.
April 20, 2013
Brother’s Keepers Motorcycle Club Burn Run – Partners volunteered to help with the poker run event that benefitted Ark-La-Tex Burn Foundation.
February 23, 2013
Legacy Elementary Spring Sprint 5K & 1 Mile Bear Run – Brookshire’s donated the fruit that was given out by partners at the race. Four partners volunteered for fourteen hours setting up, passing out fruit and cleaning up.
December 5, 2012
Breakfast for Elementary Students – Partners prepared and served hot chocolate and cookies to Benton Elementary students after they decorated the Benton Square for Christmas Festival on the Square.
October 8, 2012
Red River Revel – Partners helped children shop in the mock grocery store, checked them out and restocked the store. They volunteered for 33 hours.
October 7, 2012
Tyler Rose Half Marathon – Two partners participated in the half marathon in Tyler.
September 15, 2012
Susan Komen Race for the Cure – At the annual Race for the Cure partners helped pass out fruit to participants that walked/ran in the race. Nine partners volunteered for twenty-seven hours.
May 29, 2012
Adopt A School Involvement – Store Director Stuart Jones served on a committee to vote and make amendments to the Benton High School uniform policies. He volunteered for three hours.
March 17, 2012
Legacy Spring Sprint 5K – Volunteers from the store prepared fruit and handed out to the runners. All proceeds from the race were used for Legacy Elementary track and playground equipment.
September 17, 2011
Susan Komen Race for the Cure – Brookshire’s is a sponsor of this race/walk. Ten partners volunteered over 35 hours. All proceeds benefit breast cancer research.
May 17, 2011
Veteran’s Return – Partners from the store welcomed the WWII Veterans back from their trip to Washington DC at Shreveport Regional Airport.
May 14, 2011
Action Autism – Volunteers helped with registration and participated in a walk to raise Autism Awareness.
May 12, 2011
Veteran’s Return – Partners welcomed the WWII Veterans back from their trip to Washington DC at Shreveport Regional Airport.
May 10, 2011
World War II Vets – Partners welcomed the Veterans to the airport and helped them check in their luggage and get their boarding passes.
March 19, 2011
Legacy 5K Spring Sprint – Brookshire’s donated fruit for the participants of the 5K. Partners sliced and prepped fruit the night before and handed out the fruit at the race. 22 hours were donated for this event.
May 11, 2010
The store had six employees help at the area Special Olympics track and field meet.