June 19, 2015
Dairy Fest – Two partners judged the ice cream contest at the annual Dairy Fest. They volunteered for six hours.
May 21, 2015
Relay for Life – Five partners volunteered to walk in the Relay for Life Walk. All proceeds benefitted the American Cancer Society.
May 8, 2015
Chamber Rodeo – A partner participated in the rodeo bull riding for four hours at the Chamber Rodeo held in the Civic Center.
May 7, 2015
Mother’s Day – Two partners volunteered for eight hours assisting 4th grade students at Cumby ISD decorate cakes for Mother’s Day.
May 8, 2015
Mother’s Day – Two partners volunteered for four hours assisting the Life Skills Class decorating cakes for their Mother’s Day gift.
April 10, 2015
Taste of Home Cooking Show – Six partners volunteered for eighteen hours assisting with the Cooking Show held at the Civic Center.
December 23, 2014
Spirit of Christmas Food Drive – Three partners volunteered to sort and pack boxes of food for the local food bank for twelve hours.
December 11, 2014
Blue Santa – Three partners volunteered to collect toys for kids and help set up. All toys were distributed by the Hopkins County Sheriff Department.
October 24 – 25, 2014
Stew Contest – Six partners volunteered to help set up and cook stew for the contest. They volunteered for sixty hours.
October 18, 2014
Fall Fest – Three partners volunteered to help set up tables for the event for three hours. The event was held in the Town Square.
October 9, 2014
Check Presentation – Two partners presented a check to Sulphur Springs School Sports programs during the halftime of the football game.
May 16, 2014
Relay For Life – Eleven partners participated in the Relay for Life event for twenty-two hours.
March 3, 2014
Chili Cook Off – The local volunteer fire departments held a Chili Cook Off. Four partners volunteered for eight hours assisting.
February 21, 2014
Stock Show – Two partners volunteered for twelve hours in honor of area youth.
June 7, 2013
Dairy Fest – The Hopkins County Dairy Festival is an annual celebration of the dairy industry that began in the 1930’s. Partners volunteered ten hours to help set up at the civic center.
June 17, 2013
Relay for Life – Partners volunteered for seventy-two hours to walk during the annual Relay for Life. All proceeds from the event benefit the American Cancer Society.
May 10, 2013
Mother’s Day Cakes – Four partners provided cakes for the Special Education Department to decorate for Mother’s Day. They volunteered for eight hours.
April 26, 2013
Drug Take Bake – The local Sheriff Dept. set up a tent in the store’s parking lot and took back unwanted medication. Six partners volunteered their time to assist them with this event.
April 19, 2013
Relay for Life Fundraiser – Fourteen partners made and sold baked goods and all proceeds benefitted their Relay for Life goal.
February 22, 2012
Hopkins County Stock Show – Store Director Rodney Reece and others from the store supported the youth of Hopkins County by attending their annual Stock Show. They purchased animals from area youth.
December 21, 2012
Spirit of Christmas Food Drive – Partners volunteered for eight hours at the local food bank sorting items and helping deliver boxes to needy families in the area.
December 7, 2012
Blue Santa – This program benefits families who might not meet other program requirements, but who still need a little extra help providing Christmas gifts for their children. Event was held in the Brookshire parking lot and four partners volunteered for twenty-four hours.
November 9, 2012
Veterans Day – Partners assisted with the WWII mobile museum. They volunteered for four hours.
October 26, 2012
Halloween Contest – Eight partners set up, conducted and judged the annual Halloween contest. They volunteered for sixteen hours.
October 26 – 27, 2012
Hopkins County Stew Contest – During the two-day event, nine partners volunteered for one hundred and eight hours to help set up, cook, serve and take down at Buford Park.
February 12, 2012
Hopkins County Jr. Livestock Show/Sale – Partners attended the Jr. Livestock show in support of area youth. They volunteered for 9 hours.
December 17, 2011
Blue Santa – Event was held in the Brookshire parking lot and all proceeds benefited the needy children program through the police department.. They raised over $34,000.00 for the children.
December 9, 2011
Santa Claus – Volunteers from the store assisted with passing out gifts to the local sick children program at the hospital.
November 21, 2011
Food Bank – Partners help sort over 1,300 bags of groceries for the needy in Hopkins County.
September 23 -24. 2011
Hopkins County Stew Contest – Annual event held in City Park each year. Partners participated in the stew contest and volunteered over 92 hours. All proceed from the event helps pay for the myriad services the Chamber provides to the people and organizations in Hopkins County and Sulphur Springs.
April 9, 2011
Stew and Auction – Partners participated in the annual Stew and Auction to help raise money for the agriculture department for Miller Grove ISD.
September 18, 2010
Hopkins County Stew Contest – Partners competed against 118 teams. They cooked 25 gallons of chicken stew.
June 12, 2010
Hopkins County Annual Dairy Festival Parade -Store Director Barry Halcomb and Perishable Manager Ricky Bowen drove a new Dodge Ram pickup from Lone Star Dodge and threw candy to the crowds during the annual parade. They were just 1 of more than 200 parade entries.
May 1, 2010
Nearly a dozen employees participated in the Relay For Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
March 11, 2010
Kindergarten Classes – The store supplied the kindergarten classes with plain poster boards and were given one week to complete decorating the poster boards. Each class transformed it into a beautiful Easter egg. The posters were put in the front of the store and they asked 20 random customers to pick the top posters. The winning class won a pizza party. The store donated 7 hours of their time for this project.