March 13 – 15, 2015
Rattlesnake Roundup – Ten partners and two family members helped plan, set up, and maintain booths for and at the roundup for two hundred and thirty four hours. Benefiting organizations were Sweetwater Jaycee’s and Sweetwater Lion’s Club.
April 26, 2014
Cornerstone Christian School 5K – One partner ran in the community 5K that benefited the local Cornerstone Christian School in Sweetwater.
April 14, 2014
Taste of Sweetwater – Two partners volunteered to pass out samples of deli party trays at the Taste of Sweetwater for eight hours.
Month of April
Kiwanis Lunch Meetings – Store Director Ricky Cunningham is an active member of the Kiwanis that meets each week. They help plan for youth events and fundraisers.
March 1, 2014
Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup – Nine partners planned and executed events at the annual Roundup. They ran a food booth and tent area. The event lasted for three day and they volunteered for 228 hours.
February 19, 2014
MDA Lock-Up – Two partners went to MDA jail and had to raise money to make bail. All donations went to the MDA foundation.
March 9, 2013
Rattlesnake Round-Up – Brookshire’s helped sponsor the Rattlesnake with the Sweetwater Jaycees. Partners volunteered to help in convention center and helped with two concession stands. They volunteered for two hundred and six hours.
October 30, 2012
Trunk or Treat – Partners assisted the local elementary school with their Fall Festival. They decorated and passed out candy and sponsored the costume contest.
October 30, 2012
Texas State Technical College Halloween Festival – Brookshire’s sponsored the costume contest and partners volunteered for six hours.
May 26, 2012
Taste of Sweetwater – This annual event benefited Meals on Wheels program of Sweetwater. Partners volunteered for nine hours to sample products from the deli and produce department.
May 5, 2012
Relay for Life – Seven partners volunteered at the annual Relay American Cancer Society. Partners take turns walking around the track and raising money to meet their fundraising goal.
March 9, 2012
Rattlesnake Round Up – Since 1958, the World’s Largest Rattlesnake Round-Up has been held in Sweetwater, Texas and sponsored by the Sweetwater Jaycees. Partners volunteer in the Nolan County Coliseum and Rattlesnake Central selling items and all proceeds go towards their Relay for Life total.
March 1, 2012
Pre-School – Store Director Charlie Peek dressed as a clown and entertained the children.
January 3, 2012
Relay for Life Bake Sale – Partners worked 48 hours during a bake sale in front of the store. All proceeds benefited the American Cancer Society.
January 3, 2012
Early Headstart – Partners volunteered their time to assist Early Headstart children riding on horses from a local college. They volunteered for 6 hours.
October 31, 2011
College Halloween Extravaganza – Partners assisted in the costume contest. They volunteered over 13 hours.
October 29, 2011
Sweetwater School Fall Festival – Brookshire’s helped sponsor the fall festival that is held each year.
July 22, 2011
Kid’s Campus Day Care – Partners cooked hot dogs and served drinks to the local daycare.
May 15, 2011
Region 14 Early Headstart – Partners participated in Headstart’s fun day. They volunteered over 6 hours.
May 15, 2011
Survivor Cancer Luncheon – Partners volunteered to help serve lunch to cancer survivors.
May 6, 2011
Bake Sale and BBQ – Volunteers from the store had a bake sale and sold BBQ plates to help raise money for the American Cancer Society.
April 26, 2011
Economic Development – The store director and assistant had mock interviews with high school seniors to help get them ready for the work place.
April 11, 2011
Taste of Sweetwater – Annual event was held at the Nolan City Coliseum Annex. Partners helped sample products that are available in the deli and produce dept.
April 6, 2011
High Sky Children’s Ranch – Partners assisted with the Fun Fair.
March 25, 2011
Sweetwater Music Festival – Week long music festival held in Sweetwater. Partners from Brookshire’s cooked and sold sandwiches, candy and drinks during festival. All proceeds went to the festival.
March 10 – 13, 2011
Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup – Over 30,000 people attended Roundup. Partners sold over 700 bottles of water and proceeds were donated to their Relay for Life goal. Other proceeds went towards the Lion’s Club Community Service throughout the year.
February 25, 2011
Head Start Program – Partners donated their time walking children on horses in the Head Start program.
February 5, 2011
American Cancer Society – Brookshire held a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
October 14, 2010
Fall Festival – Partners were the food sponsor and served at the Early Child Care Head Start Fall Festival.
October 27, 2010
Watch Dog Program – Partners volunteered at the Watch Dog Program at the school.
October 20, 2010
Relay for Life Fundraiser – Partners participated in the annual fundraiser.
September 6, 2010
MDA Telethon – Partners donated 9 hours to help with the phone bank in Abilene for the Telethon.
August 12, 2010
Watermelon Bash – Ice cold watermelons were served to the Sweetwater football team during practice. Partners donated their time to help serve the football team.