January 9, 2016
Collin County Jr. Livestock Premium Auction – Store Director Mike Cook assisted other stores in the purchasing process of student animals and projects for Brookshire Grocery Company.
November 14, 2015
Johnson Elementary Fall Carnival – Four partners assisted parent volunteers at the bounce house and the duck game during the Johnson Elementary School Fall Carnival.
October 22, 2015
Community ISD School Board Team of Eight Training – Store Director Mike Cook is on the Community ISD School Board Trustees and he must attend a Team of Eight Training annually to be in compliance with the State of Texas for three hours.
October 19, 2015
Community ISD School Board Meeting – Store Director Mike Cook attended a three hour Community ISD School Board Meeting in Nevada, TX.
October 1 – 4, 2015
Texas Association of School Board Convention – Store Director Mike Cook attended the 2015 TASB Convention in Austin, TX to obtain the continuing education hours required by the state of Texas.
September 19, 2015
22nd Annual Lion’s Stampede For the Greater Good 5K – Three partners passed out water, oranges and bananas to the runners. The goal was to raise money to help the Forney Lion’s Club continue their charitable work in Forney. They volunteered for nine hours.
April 3, 2015
Easter Egg Hunt – Twelve partners participated in an Easter Egg Hunt for over one hundred children. They volunteered for twelve hours getting the hunt together.
June 28, 2014
Forney Independence Day Celebration – Three partners volunteered to help set up for the annual Independence Day Celebration held at Forney Community Park for three hours.
May 24, 2014
Main St. Liberty 5K – Brookshire’s was one of the sponsors of the Main St. Liberty 5K run that started in Forney Community Park for three hours.
May 16, 2014
Forney Relay for Life – Four partners set up a tent and walked during the night and sold items to meet their Relay for Life goal. They volunteered for twenty-four hours.
Month of April
Relay for Life Meeting – During the month of April a partner volunteered for six hours attending planning meetings for Relay for Life.
April 11, 2014
Brookshire’s Easter Egg Hunt – Two partners volunteered to assist with annual Easter Egg Hunt for sixteen hours.
June 29, 2013
Forney Independence Day Celebration – Partners volunteered to work the concession stand for the City of Forney at their Independence Day Celebration. Twenty-one partners volunteered for ninety three hours.
May 4, 2013
Diamond Creek BBQ – Store partners volunteered at the Diamond Creek BBQ and all proceeds benefitted the 2012 Diamond Creek tornado victims.
May 4, 2013
Main Street Liberty 5K Race – Forney’s 58th Annual Main Street Liberty 5K Race took place with a record number of runners participating. The run benefitted the effort to get the clock tower at Main and Elm fixed and upgraded. Partners volunteered for sixteen hours.
December 19, 2012
Rotary Club – Store Director Mike Dunn is a member of the Rotary Club and meets with them each week for one hour.
December 8, 2012
Forney Hometown Christmas – This was the 9th year for the Hometown Christmas events. Partners volunteered to help with the parade and volunteered for six hours.
November 27, 2013
Christmas Tree Lighting – The city of Forney kicked off their Christmas celebrations with a tree lighting ceremony in the historic part of town. Partners volunteered for eighteen hours for this event.
October 29, 2012
Trail of Treats – Brookshire partners set up a canopy on the walking trail and passed out candy and treats to children. The goal of this event is to have a safe, fun, free and family event for Halloween.
August 19, 2012
Car Show – Partners volunteered for forty-one hours to host a car show in the parking lot to raise money for their Relay for Life goal.
June 23, 2012
Kaufman County Children Advocacy Center Fundraiser – Seven partners volunteered for thirty-four hours to assist with the annual fundraiser for the advocacy center.
May 18, 2012
Relay for Life – Thirty-two partners participated in the all night walk that benefits the American Cancer Society. They volunteered for one hundred and ninety-six hours.
May 5, 2012
Forney 5K Run – The event was hosted by the Forney Economic Development Corp. and partners volunteered for sixteen hours.
April 14 -15, 2012
Car Wash – Partners volunteered to wash cars for sixty-two hours for donations that went to their Relay for Life goal.
March 31, 2012
Hot Dog Fundraiser – Partners sold hot dogs on the sidewalk and all proceeds benefited their Relay for Life goal.
February 4, 2012
Nachos Fundraiser – Partners sold nachos on the front sidewalk of the store and all proceeds benefited their Relay for Life goal.
December 1, 2011
Light Show – Forney Light Show teamed with the Kaufman County Children’s Advocacy Center and they collected canned food and toys. Our partners assisted with the lights during the set up.
October 31, 2011
Halloween In the Park – This event too place in Forney Community Park and featured Halloween-themed activities and games for children. Candy stations around the park enable kids to enjoy some trick-or-treat fun, and a costume contest lets them try to win some prizes. Partners set up a booth and passed out candy to over 2,000 children.
June 3, 2011
Relay for Life – Partners helped raise $6,785.28 for the American Cancer Society and volunteered over 370 hours for this project.
March 10, 2011
Chamber of Commerce Mixer – Partners sponsored and worked the monthly Chamber of Commerce meeting.
September 25, 2010
Christmas in September – Partners assisted with the food, water and helped get everything taken care of for this event.
August 21, 2010
Kids Fest – Total of 10 partners donated over 40 hours of their time to assist with Kids Fest. This event was focused on giving kids something fun to do before school started back. Overall the event was a huge success. Everyone had the opportunity to dunk Store Director David Pike.
July 13, 2010
Food Bank – Partners donate their time every week to help sort food and deliver food to the local food bank. This is an ongoing project for Forney.
May 21, 2010
Relay for Life – The combined efforts of our partners in Forney helped make this event a success. 520 hours was donated to this great cause.
May 1, 2010
Rabbit Trax 5K Run – Brookshire’s was once again the sponsor and our partners were on-site to provide water, refreshment and encouragement for everyone.