SPONSORS NEEDED TO MAKE
PROM DREAMS COME TRUE
As organizers plan the third annual Prom Dreams event, sponsors are still needed.
Various levels of sponsorship are available. With a $200 donation you become an event sponsor, for $75 you become a dressing room sponsor. Additional donations of any amount are welcome.
Proms dresses of all shapes, sizes and colors will be collected for a special prom “shopping” experience Saturday, March 2. Prom Dreams will be open from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Christian Service Center, across the street from Granbury High School.
The one-day opportunity will offer free prom dresses and accessories for girls who are looking for prom attire.
Amber Picasso (512-921-0756) is coordinating the event with Jonna Eccles (817-573-0316), from the Christian Service Center.
TO JOIN RELAY FOR LIFE
Hood County Relay For Life 2013 is less than three months away. Volunteers are still needed to fill a couple of committee openings and subcommittees.
To date, the local Relay includes 33 teams with 162 participants. Almost $3,000 has been pledged so far.
Hood County Relay For Life begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 19 at Acton Middle School.
For more information, or to start a team, go to www.relayforlife.org/hoodcotx.
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS FOR STUDENTS IN HEALTH CARE
Lake Granbury Medical Center (LGMC)Auxiliary is looking for Hood County students pursuing higher education in the healthcare field.
Four students will be awarded $3,000 college scholarships for the 2013-2014 year. Recipients are considered on the basis of financial need and academic performance.
Applications may be obtained at the LGMC Gift Shop in the hospital’s main lobby at 1310 Paluxy Road or on the Medical Center website at www.lakegranburymedicalcenter.com. Select Auxiliary Services from the Services menu. Applications must be submitted by April 15, 2013.
Complete details regarding eligibility and requirements are listed in the application.
Articles should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event for consideration in the Helping Hands column in the Hood County News. Email information to [email protected]