October 7, 2015
Red River Revel – Thirteen partners worked the tent putting items back on the shelf as young shoppers shopped. The goal was to give young children have the experience they see their parents have while they shop in the store for real. They volunteered for 65 hours.
September 12, 2015
Junior Diabetes Walk-A-Thon – A partner volunteered to walk to help find a cure for Junior Diabetes for two hours.
September 3, 2015
Disabled Vet Job Fair – One partner helped Vets wanting to learn about BGC and what we look for in potential partners. Event was held at Bossier Civic Center.
September 1, 2015
D.A.R.E – Two partners delivered cupcakes to the D.A.R.E. programs for an hour.
May 29, 2015
United Way Meeting – One partner attended the annual meeting for three hours.
December 4, 2013
Grambling State – Partners volunteered at Grambling State for ten hours.
November 17, 2013
Log Jammer Half Marathon – Partners ran/walked for twenty hours at the annual run in Shreveport.
November 9, 2013
Action – A partner volunteered for six hours.
November 2, 2013
Susan Komen Walk – Twenty partners volunteered to walk/run for one hundred hours at the Susan Komen Walk in Shreveport.
October 31, 2013
DARE Drug Awareness – Partners volunteered for twelve hours at the local Bossier School Parish to help with drug awareness.
October 26, 2013
Haughton High School Football – Four partners volunteered to work sixteen hours in the concession stand during the football game.
October 16 – 17, 2013
Appollo Elementary School – An assistant manager volunteered for seven hours at the annual Fall Festival for seven hours.
October 12, 2013
Red River Revel – During the annual even held in downtown Shreveport, partners volunteered for thirty-five hours manning the miniature Brookshire Grocery Store for school kids.
May 9, 2013
Decorate Cakes – Partners assisted students at Haughton First Baptist with decorating Mother’s Day Cakes for three hours.
April 27, 2013
March of Dimes – Eight partners volunteered for twenty-seven hours at the annual March of Dimes Walk A Thon.
April 26, 2013
Bossier Relay for Life – 3 partners volunteered to walk sixteen hours during the annual Relay for Life event.
April 16, 2013
Meals On Wheels – Assistant Manager Kathy Purcell volunteered to deliver meals to the elderly and shut-ins for three hours.
April 15, 2013
Mentor Luncheon – Store Director Kevin Westbrook volunteered his time for two hours to assist with the Mentor Luncheon.
April 13, 2013
Anna Grace 5K – Five partners volunteered to assist Haughton First Baptist Church with their 5K race for ten hours.
April, 6, 2013
Action Food Drive – Assistant Store Manager Kathy Purcell volunteered for Action Food Drive for ten hours. Action is run by volunteers and supported by Haughton area churches.
March 31, 2013
Clean Up Bodcau Park – Four partners volunteered for fourteen hours assisting with other organizations cleaning up Bodcau Park.
December 20, 2012
Stock Well Elementary – Partners prepared a Christmas party with Santa for the elementary children. They volunteered for six hours.
December 15, 2012
ACTION Food Drive Distribution – Partners volunteered to hand out food for eight hours. ACTION’S mission is to share the love of Christ and provide food to deserving families.
December 4, 2012
Downtown Christmas 5K – Partners assisted for four hours during the annual Christmas 5K run downtown.
December 8, 2012
Christmas in the Sky – This annual event is produced every other year by the Shreveport Regional Arts Council. Partners volunteered for six hours.
November 10, 2012
ACTION Food Drive – ACTION is run by volunteers and supported by Haughton area churches. Partners volunteered to help sort and box food to residents in need around the Haughton and Princeton area.
October 31, 2012
Stock Well Elementary Halloween Party – Partners volunteered to help set up, play games and clean up for the annual Halloween party at Stock Well Elementary.
October 18, 2012
World War II Send Off –Partners volunteered to drive to Shreveport and send off the WWII vets that went on a trip to Washington. They volunteered for eight hours.
September 15, 2012
Susan Komen Walk – Eleven partners walked/ran in the annual walk in Bossier City. Also, they gave away fruit and other items in the Brookshire booth. They volunteered for twenty-eight hours.
April 28, 2012
March of Dimes Walk – Twenty-four participants from the store walked from 9 am until noon. They volunteered for seventy-five hours.
October 22, 2011
LA Boardwalk for the Memory Walk – Memory Walk is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer care, support and research — and it calls on people of all ages to take action in the fight. Partner volunteered over 20 hours to help raise funds and awareness to stop this devastating disease.
September 17, 2011
Susan Komen Race for the Cure – Brookshire’s is a sponsor of this race/walk. Ten partners volunteered over 50 hours. All proceeds benefit breast cancer research.
April 11, 2011
Relay for Life – Event was held in Shreveport and Haughton partners volunteered over 16 hours for the American Cancer Society.
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 passed out bags, fruit and other items to participants of the race.
May 1, 2010
Six employees helped at an annual Special Olympics event.