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    Plenty of opportunities to give

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    Spring seems to bring out a rash of fund raising efforts and this weekend is no exception. Saturday's events include the 2nd annual Spring Fling BBQ and Chili cook-off at Colet Inn Bar and Grill. The event helps out local ...

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    Helping friends

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    I don't know Chelsea Aiken or Chad Ganaway, but I hope to meet them. After reading about their harrowing car wreck last November and especially Chelsea's continuing battle for complete recovery, I learned even more about them after speaking to ...

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    Sweet!

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    There is still time to get your Valentine's Day order in through Perpetual Help Home. The women there are putting together a selection of unique Valentine's Day gifts that can be delivered next week. One of the selections includes singing. ...

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    Kudos to the coalition

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    As I sat in on the meeting of the Victoria Homeless Coalition Thursday I was struck by how so many different agencies and others interested in the homeless problem were coming together. Yes, the homeless count is important because the ...

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    Saturday stuff

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    Today, Saturday, Jan. 23, looks like a good day to get out and take advantage of some nonprofit events going on in Victoria. If you get to the library before noon, you'll find some great bargains on the last day ...

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    The tools are there for you

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    Marie Frankson quickly admitted that she is better on her computer at home than the one at the Victoria Art League. But the 72-year-old was not intimidated as she and I waited for the desk top unit to flicker to ...

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    It's cookie time!

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    Do Si Dos are my favorite! It's Girl Scouts cookie sales time. The annual yummy-fest kicks off at 10 a.m. today at the Victoria Mall. Get your orders in. The new cookie this year is the Thank You Berry Munch, ...

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    Feast of Sharing

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    The 18th annual H-E-B Feast of Sharing is coming up on Monday, Dec. 21 at the Victoria Community Center. Organizers expect to feed close to 5,000. If you'd like to volunteer call 211 or 361-572-8221. Also, we continue to accept ...

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    Holiday Happenings

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    With Thanksgiving next week and Christmas soon thereafter, a lot of nonprofit groups have activities and programs going on. Please post them to our calendar or drop me a note so I can get them posted. There is so much ...

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    Time to get in line

    By SonnyLong in Helping Hands

    Our weekly Helping Hands series is assisting nonprofit agencies in getting the word out about their organizations. Each Saturday, the talent and imagination of graphic artist Julie Zavala and the most important information about your agency are melded into a ...

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