Thanks Waco Civic Theatre for a Great Night!

Friends for Life | Million Dollar QuartetThe Waco Civic Theatre performed Million Dollar Quartet for our Donors and Friends Thursday, December 1. What a blessing to us. Pictured here with Inez Russell is part of the fabulous cast: Kelli Ann Pistokache (Dyanne), Tyler Miller (Elvis Presley), Joey Tamayo (Jerry Lee Lewis), Shane Wilson (Carl Perkins) and Jonah Hardt (Johnny Cash). Don’t miss this production running through December 11. This event was sponsored Waco Civic Theatre, Texas Energy Aggregation, Hilton and Courtyard Hotels and Dr. Marylea Henderson as a memorial to Dorothy Shellenberger. Reception refreshments were provided by Bubba’s 33, Bushes Chicken, Lollipop’s Sweet Treats, Ruby Owen and Rosie Robledo. Thanks to all – we had a great night!


Gifts for Grannies

Help Us Celebrate

The Spirit of Christmas

Many elderly and people with disabilities have no one to remember them this holiday season. Their needs and wishes for Christmas might go unfulfilled without your help.

Volunteers are Needed to make phone calls, pick up gifts from drop-off locations and join us for our annual

Here are the items to donate for men and women:

Clothing & Accessories: Robes, Short sleeve TShirts:  Med. thru 3X, robes, sweat suits (Lg. – 3X), washable cardigan sweaters – (Lg. – 2X), gloves, socks, white tube socks, billfolds, coin purses, handkerchiefs, non-skid slippers, house hoes, stocking caps, shawls.

Personal Care Products

Items to Brighten a Room such as music boxes, knickknacks, poinsettias, calendars, door wreaths for all occasions.

Fun Stuff: Stuffed animals, large print crossword puzzels, playing cards with large numbers, dominoes, gift bags

Items for Comfort: Large Print Bibles and Devotionals, Blankets, Small Ceramic Heaters

Can you help?

 Contact Friends for Life, 5000 Lakewood Dr. Waco, TX 76710, 254-772-7600 or email Donna Baugh @

Help Us Make Someone’s Christmas Special

GiftsLinearEMailSizeGifts for Grannies and Grandpas, too is one of the oldest of the Friends for Life programs.  We deliver over 1000 gifts to seniors and persons with disabilities every year.  We need churches and businesses willing to display a donation box provided by FFL.  We need volunteers to wrap and deliver presents.  And we need presents, lots of presents.  Even the smallest thing is so appreciated.  Cash donations are also accepted if you would like us to do your shopping for you.  If you are willing to help us, please call Donna Baugh at 772-7600 ext 110.

Here are some photos from 2015:

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