KICK THE CAN 2013
Friday, November 8, 2013 (second Friday of the month this year)
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Sundance Square Plaza (new location)
Kick off the 32nd Annual Holiday Food/Fund Drive for Tarrant Area Food Bank by participating in "Kick the Can." This lunch-hour event features relay-race teams, local celebrity judges and costumed cheering sections, whose antics are announced by a local radio personality.
Workplaces, schools, associations, civic clubs and others are invited to form teams, free of charge. Teams registration is now at capacity. You can sign up your team for the waiting list in case a team drops out before the event.
NEW EVENT IN 2013
Ride for Kids
November 23, 2013
(Saturday before Thanksgiving)
Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price, Lead Rider and
Kids know it's not okay for kids to go hungry, and they are gearing up to do something about it. With the support of Mayor Betsy Price, the Fort Worth Independent School District and other local schools, children as individuals and as teams are raising funds from individual and group sponsors to benefit Tarrant Area Food Bank. The Ride for Kids goal is to raise $250,000.
The campaign will culminate in a fun kids' bike ride with the Mayor on Saturday, Nov 23, 2013.
For details and to register as an individual or as a team, visit http://tafb.donorpages.com/rideforkids2013/. Join the conversation #GearUp4Kids @TAFoodBank.
More activities benefiting the Food Bank at Third Party Events and Promotions and Food Drives.