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!


Belk Charity Sale Benefits Friends for Life

belk_logoThis Saturday, November 5th is the annual Belk Charity Sale. It is a private ticketed event from 6 AM – 10 AM. We will be selling tickets at the door for Friends for Life. They are $5.00 each and when you buy something $5 will be taken off your purchase. There are amazing rarely discounted brands on sale: Free People, Michael Kors, Frye, Calvin Klein, Karen Kane, Vince Camuto, Dooney & Bourke, Coach, Kate Spade New York and more. Presale is going on through tomorrow for those with tickets, or you can preview items before Saturday. Buy now for Christmas and help Friends for Life.

The Gene Shields Memorial Intergenerational Golf Tournament Benefiting Friends for Life

Herschberger cartoon2inchx1 (002)Be a Sponsor or Sign Up Your Teams!




October 10, 2016 – Columbus Day

Twin Rivers Golf Club

Registration at noon, lunch provided prior to 1 p.m. Shotgun Start

Cost: $125 per player, $75 for players 12 and under

Download for more information:

2016 FFL Golf Tournament Flyer

FFL Golf Tournament Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact Chris Cobb:

(254)772-8100 ext.107 or (254) 640-2753

Thank You for Joining Us at Our Open House

friends-for-life-volunteer-groups We were  grateful that so many came to tour our facilities and honor the groups who have volunteered their time and talents to help make a difference in so many lives.  Here are the groups who were honored:

Lawns Ltd.

Holy Spirit Episcopal Church

Cogdell United Methodist Church

Girl Scouts

Harris Creek Baptist Church

Meadowbrook Baptist Church

Mission Waco

Ron Fritz & Band

Carr P Collins Scholarship Program

La Mesia Soccer Team

The Wednesday Band

Woodway Christian School


Waco Hilton


Waco Knitters

The following Baylor Groups:

AMSA, MAPS, AEDe, ASDA, AMWA, MSO, Chi Omega, Delta Delta Delta, MEDS, Beta Kappa Gamma, Gold Key Honor Society, Asian Students Association, Delta Epsilon Psi, Mueller Group, NSSLHA, -Physicians Assistant Society, Urban Missions, Spiritual Life, TAU Beta Sigma, Special Needs, Sigma Chi, Zeta Zigga Zama and  Steppin Out.

Volunteer Appreciation Open House

open-house-friends-for-lifeCome Join Us! See How You Can Make a Difference in the Lives of the Elderly and Adults with Disabilities

Friends for Life Open House honoring all our amazing volunteers. We will also be recognizing some amazing groups who have gone the extra mile to help us fulfill our mission of helping the elderly and people with disabilities.

Date:  May 3

Time: 4 – 6 PM (Special presentation at 5:30 PM)

Refreshments, music, fun, tours of the facility

Place:   Friends for Life, 5000 Lakewood Dr. Waco, TX 76710.