September 25, 2015
Minden High School Jr. Varsity Concession – Four partners volunteered to work the Jr. Varsity football concession stand for 16 hours.
June 13, 2015
Minden Recreation Complex Concession Stand – Four partners volunteered for 16 hours working at the concession stand.
May 23, 2015
Minden Recreation Complex Concession Stand – Four partners volunteered for 12 hours during the Little League Baseball Tournament.
September 26, 2014
Partners attended a game and handed out ExtraPoint material and, during halftime, presented a check for $1,000 to Minden High. Five partners volunteered for 15 hours.
July 12, 2014
Webster Parish Humane Society – Six partners volunteered to sell hot dogs and drinks in the stores parking lot and all proceeds benefitted the Webster Parish Humane Society for 36 hours.
June 26, 2014
Minden Youth Challenge – Three partners volunteered to help the Minden Youth Challenge place flags strategically along Main St. for the 4th of July celebration. They volunteered for nine hours.
May 16, 2014
Relay for Life – Six partners participated in Relay for Life for 36 hours.
March 1, 2014
Habitat for Humanity – Four partners volunteered to helped construct a house for the lower income. They volunteered for 32 hours.
January 2, 2014
Minden St. Jude Auction – Partners volunteered for 30 hours over a three-day period to help answer the phone for people that were bidding on St. Jude’s auction items.
December 11, 2013
Benton Elementary Christmas on the Square – Elementary students were assisted by Brookshire partners decorating Christmas trees for Benton Christmas festival and then they were served hot chocolate and cookies at the store.
November 21, 2013
Minden Farm City Prayer Breakfast – Brookshire Grocery was Co-Sponsor of the Prayer Breakfast. Partners served breakfast, coffee and orange juice during the event. It is a local event that recognizes local agriculture.
October 18, 2013
Minden High – The management staff attended and presented a $1,000 check to Minden High during the halftime of the football game.
September 7, 2013
Benefit – Five partners volunteered for thirty hours selling hot dogs, drinks and collecting donations to benefit the local police department raise money to buy bulletproof vests.
August 17, 2013
Minden Fire Dept. – Six partners volunteered to hold an event on the parking lot to collect donations to benefit the local fire department.
April 13, 2013
Relay for Life – Five partners volunteered for 25 hours selling hot dogs, chips and drinks with all proceeds benefitting the American Cancer Society.
January 31, 2013
St. Jude’s Telethon – During the annual St. Jude’s Telethon partners answered the phone and took pledges. They volunteered for 24 hours.
November 15, 2012
Minden Farm-City Prayer Breakfast – Four partners served breakfast, juice and coffee to local farmers for sixteen hours. This is an annual event that recognizes local agriculture.
October 9, 2012
National Night Out – Partners joined forces with the David Raines Community Health Center to host this annual event. They sampled fruit, orange juice and passed out trinkets for the children and conducted bingo games for the adults. Eight partners volunteered for 24 hours.
October 3, 2012
VFW – Four partners worked with the VFW to serve lunch to senior citizens at the VFW concession booth during the Webster Parish Fair.
June 9, 2012
Med Camp – Partners raised $370 selling hot dogs, chips and drinks for Med Camp. This is a summer camp for children with physical disabilities.
March 6, 2012
Fuller Center for Housing – Partners volunteered to work with other volunteers in the community to help construct a house for a local resident. They volunteered 24 hours.
February 4 – 6, 2012
St. Jude Auction – During the Minden St. Jude Auction partners helped answer the phone lines for donations. They volunteered 7 hours.
November 17, 2011
Farm-City Annual Prayer Breakfast – Partners volunteered to help serve at the annual breakfast to show their appreciation to the local farming community.
September 17, 2011
Ouachita Parish High School Soccer Team – Partners helped prepare and sell hamburger plate lunches with all proceeds benefiting Ouachita Parish High School. They raised $1,003 for this benefit. This is the second year Brookshire’s helped sponsor this event.
September 17, 2011
Susan Komen Race for the Cure – Brookshire’s is a sponsor of the annual Susan Komen Race. All proceeds from event help fund breast cancer research. Partners volunteered 25 hours for the race/walk.
August 13, 2011
Webster Parish Humane Association Fundraiser – Partners sold hotdogs and drinks for this fundraiser. They raised over $245 for the charity. They also assisted with animal adoptions.
May 21, 2011
ASPCA – Four dogs were adopted during this event. Over $300 was raised for the local shelter. Partners sold hotdogs and helped with dogs.
February 25, 2011
Quachita Jr. High School Social Studies Fair – Partners donated 3 hours of their time judging a Social Studies Fair held at the school.
February 3 – 6, 2011
St. Jude Auction – Minden held their annual auction to benefit St. Jude Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Several of our partners volunteered their time to assist answering phones and taking donations.
February 5, 2011
Assisted a Local Family – Partners helped assist a family in the community that lost everything due to a house fire. They cooked and sold hotdogs, nachos and drinks.
November 18, 2010
Farm-City Pray Breakfast – Four Partners served breakfast to show appreciation to the local farming community.
September 18, 2010
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure – Partners participated in the annual Race for the Cure. Brookshire’s is a sponsor of this event and partners donated many hours.