September 1, 2015
Lion’s Club – Each week Store Director Jeff Minatra attends the Lion’s Club meetings for an hour.
July 1, 2015
Lion’s Club Rodeo – Two partners volunteered for forty – eight hours working with 4-H groups and working the concession stand during the nightly rodeo performances.
April 22, 2015
Earthday – One partner volunteered to help the Lion’s Club distribute trees for local citizens during Earthday.
October 11, 2014
Upward Bound – A partner ran the 5K with all proceeds benefiting the Upward Bound Underprivileged Youth Benefit.
October 4, 2014
Clark Garden 5K – A partner volunteered to run the Clark Garden 5K with all proceeds benefiting Clark Gardens.
October 3 – 4, 2014
Brazos Foundation Benefit – Two partners cooked steaks for the Dinner and Dance. They volunteered for sixteen hours doing all the prep work and cooking.
September 20, 2014
Graford 4H FFA 5K Run – A partner volunteered for eleven hours to be the timekeeper and did registration for the event. After the race, she helped serve food.
September 13, 2014
Ballard Vs. The Big C – Three partners volunteered to bowl for a cancer benefit. All proceeds benefited various cancer research and prevention centers.
July 1, 2014
Lions Club – Each week Store Director Jeff Minatra meets with the Lions Club for an hour. For the year he has twelve hours.
June 1, 2014
Palo Pinto Challenge 5K – One partner volunteered for six hours assisting with the 5K.
May 1, 2014
Parker County 4H – During the year, Store Director Jeff Minatra volunteers his time to assist with the 4H program.
May 1, 2014
Relay for Lie – One partner volunteered to eight hours during the annual Relay for Life event.
December 14, 2013
Collect Toys – A partner collected toys for tots in their annual Toys for Tots collection for eight hours.
June 15, 2013
Parker County 4-H – Four partners volunteered for twenty-four hours serving root beer floats and drinks. All proceeds benefitted the local 4-H group.
April 20, 2013
Ft. Worth Zoo 5K – A partner ran/walked in the Ft. Worth Zoo benefit.
March 31, 2013
CUMC – A partner cooked for the group at the Breakfast for the Easter Bunny event. He volunteered for six hours.
March 31, 2013
Easter Egg Hunt – Partners volunteered to help prepare the Easter Egg Hunt and lunch for the children of Mineral Well Church of Christ.
February 10, 2013
UMC Benefit – Partners volunteered at the Valentine Sweetheart Dance to benefit their youth group. They helped cook, serve and clean up for eight hours.
November 10, 2012
Grafford FFA – Partners volunteered sixteen hours to help complete the sale logs and assist with accounting for the local FFA.
October 31, 2012
Safe Halloween – During the city-wide event partners handed out candy to kids.
October 23, 2012
Neighborhood Needs – Partners sorted and hung clothes for the neighborhood needs.
October 13, 2012
Fall Festival – Partners volunteered for nine hours to help set up and take down the Fall Festival held at a local church.
September 22, 2012
United Way Bike Ride – During the annual bike ride partners handed out water to all the riders.
September 15, 2012
Oktoberfest 5K – Partners volunteered to sign up runners and gave out packets to runners.
September 11, 2012
Meals on Wheels – April Small prepared meals for home delivery during the month.
August 30, 2012
Meals on Wheels – Partners assisted Meals on Wheels preparing food and some secretary work in the office.
June 16, 2012
Parker County 4-H – Brookshire’s sponsored root beer floats for donations for the local 4-H Club. They raised over $200.00 for the club.
February 12, 2012
Sweetheart Fundraiser – Volunteers from the store helped serve at the spaghetti fundraiser for the youth group at Christ United Methodist Church. They raised over $750.00 for the benefit.
January 14, 2012
Graford Stock Show – All proceeds from show went to the Graford FFA. Partners worked at the counter for the auctioneer and judge’s counter.
June 18, 2011
4-H Livestock Show – Three partners helped give away free root beer floats and collected donations for the 4-H Club. They volunteered twenty-four hours for event.
May 21, 2011
Cystic Fibrosis Walk – Seven partners walked and passed out drinks to participants. They volunteered 35 hours.
May 20, 2011
Relay for Life – One partner volunteered to walk in the all night walk. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society.
May 3, 2011
Children’s Medical Parker County Obesity Project – Objective of project is to educate children and parents on better eating habits. Partners came together to get a mission statement and get the knowledge to the target group.
May 14 – 15, 2011
Water – Partners volunteered to help the Red Cross and hand out water and prepare beds for the firefighters that were battling Possum Kingdom fires.
April 9, 2011
Graford Project Graduation – Volunteers from the store decorated and chaperoned the kids for project graduation.
September 9, 2010
Center of Hope Food Bank – Volunteers served food and assisted with paper work for the Center of Hope.
August 14, 2010
Back To School Supplies – Partners teamed up with Northside Baptist Church and helped with activities and distributing school supplies to area school children. They gave out snacks, school supplies and helped with the bounce house. Many school children got the back to school supplies they needed to start school with.
July 6, 2010
Parker County Livestock Show – Partners volunteered 8 hours to the livestock show. They served drinks and food to participates.
June 20, 2010
Parker County Livestock Show – The store had volunteers to give out free drinks and Goldenbrook Ice Cream. The Dr Pepper trailer was a huge hit for all the buyers and participants. The store donated over 40 hours of their time for this event.
May 8, 2010
Cystic Fibrosis Walk – Partners assisted with annual Cystic Fibrosis Walk and donated many hours.