Gene Shields Memorial Golf Tournament
On Thursday, June 8th, our golf tournament will
held at Cottonwood Creek Golf Course and the
event will be packed with fun and prizes. Register today or
become a sponsor and help Friends for Life serve the elderly
and people with disabilities.
Galloping for Grannies
This year on Saturday, September 9th, Friends for Life will host its first 5 K run at Brazos Park East. We will have a separate special race for our clients and some of our clients will be there to greet the runners. We will have fun and surprises for all our runners.
Grandparents Day – September 10th is Grandparents Day.
We will celebrate by having an Open House and bringing
to Friends for Life all the clients and volunteers in our Adopt
a Grandparent Program as well as clients who want to be
adopted, volunteers who might want to adopt them and
anyone who’d like to help us celebrate Grandparents.
Each year, The Waco Civic Theatre gives us their Dress Rehearsal performance of one of their plays. This year, we have chosen ‘Dream On’ and the performance will be Thursday, September 28th.
Friends for Thanksgiving – Thanksgiving
morning each year hundreds of volunteers
gather at Friends for Life to package and
deliver meals to homebound elderly and
people with disabilities.
Gifts for Grannies & Grandpas, too
Most of the people we serve are alone. Each
year, at Christmas and through the year, we
collect, package and deliver gifts to lonely
elderly and people with disabilities.