Tag Archive: East Texas Food Bank

Jun 09 2014

Bracelets to feed the hungry

Rice Elementary School fourth-grader, Kiymiya Lamea, enjoys creating beautiful bracelets and headbands made of colorful rubber bands, as do a lot of girls her age. Girls typically wear their bracelets or trade them for bracelets their friends have made. However, Kiymiya has different plans for her bracelets that include feeding the hungry through the East …

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Jun 03 2014

Summer food program: No child will be left hungry

Buckner and Children Family Services have joined forced with the East Texas Food Bank to end summer hunger for children. The formidable duo will ensure no child is left hungry this summer. Between June 10 and Aug. 8, approximately one hundred volunteers from 9 local churches will join to make sure any child 18 years old and younger will receive free lunches from …

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Nov 09 2011

Lung cancer

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By Larry Frase, M.D. and Donald Richards, M.D., Ph.D. For years, anti-smoking campaigns have touted the same message – “Smoking Causes Lung Cancer.” Today, you’d be hard-pressed to find any American unaware of the strong link between the two. However, during Lung Cancer Awareness Month in November, it’s important to highlight some lesser-known facts about …

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May 31 2011

Senator Cornyn visits East Texas

U.S. Senator John Cornyn recently made several stops while touring East Texas.  He visited Tyler’s East Texas Food Bank Community Garden Project in honor of its first anniversary and second harvest.  He commended the innovative project and its expert coordination by community partners, including local residents who have donated land and supplies, the Smith County …

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Jan 20 2011

Sixth Annual Ice Bowl disc golf tourney slated

Saturday, January 22 is the day to show up for the 2011 Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament.  Sponsored by the Tyler Parks and Recreation Department the event will take place at Tyler’s Lindsey Park at 1255 Spur 364 West. Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m., and the tourney will commence an hour later regardless of …

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