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Touch a Truck – Feed a Family
October 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
LONGVIEW, TX – Longview Community Ministries announces its 13th annual TOUCH A TRUCK~ FEED A FAMILY fundraising event to be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022 from 11am-2p.m.
Longview Community Ministries presents TOUCH A TRUCK~ FEED A FAMILY 2022. This event will be held on October 1, 2022 at the Longview Mall. Admission is free but donations of either a jar of PEANUT BUTTER or a MONETARY DONATION would be greatly appreciated. There will be entertainment, great food, and lots of vehicles for you to see up close and personal. We will have trucks, buses, cranes, helicopters, children’s activities, entertainment and much, much, more! This year there will also be a special skateboard demonstration as well as a remote controlled hot air balloon. Raffle tickets are on sale now and will be available to purchase at the event for $10.00 each or 6 for $50.00. The drawing will be held at the end of the event. You need not be present to win. Contact Miranda Dolive to purchase in advance.
Longview Community Ministries programs include: The Food Box, the largest food pantry in Longview feeding over 3,100 people more than 21,000 meals monthly; Meals With Love, hot meals delivered to persons daily by volunteers; College Connection, a monthly on site food box distribution to college students in the Longview area, Coats for Kids, a November coat drive, giving the city’s underprivileged children the opportunity to shop for a new coat; Family Crisis Service Center and Learning Lab, trained volunteer caseworkers, supervised by LCM staff, offer compassion to families in crisis, providing food, rental assistance, prescription assistance, transportation assistance, utility assistance and a free dental clinic. LCM’s Learning Lab offers classes in money management, job skills, utility assistance, computer skills, and much more.
“Longview Community Ministries is a non-profit, tax-exempt public benefit organization that serves to enable Longview congregations and groups to work together more effectively in the community through cooperative acts of service to assist persons in need regardless of race, religion or creed”
So come on out and TOUCH A TRUCK! All proceeds will benefit LCM’s Service Center and Food Box. For more information please visit our website http://www.longviewcommunityministries.org/.