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Marco's Pizza offers free pizza on National Spinach Day
3/23/2015
Marco's PizzaMarco's Pizza, 2950 S. John Reddit Drive in Lufkin, is honoring National Spinach Day on Thursday, March 26th.  Customers can bring in a can of spinach and receive a FREE Medium Grilled Chicken Florentine pizza on March 26th.  The collected cans of spinach will then be donated to the East Texas Food Bank.
The pizza is a limited time menu item, and is made with garden-fresh baby spinach, sliced Roma tomatoes, grilled chicken, a blend of four cheeses, and a creamy garlic Parmesan sauce.  Click here for more about Marco's Pizza.
Help "Outnumber Hunger" by using your smartphone
3/18/2015

Outnumber HungerWant a fast, easy way to feed families right here in East Texas from your smartphone?  Text HUNGER to 35350 to participate in the Outnumber Hunger campaign right now until March 31st.  Once you receive your confirmation message, be sure to reply with your zipcode to ensure the East Texas Food Bank receives credit for 12 meals!  (Message & data rates apply.  No purchase necessary.  Limit one message per cell number).

"Color Your World With Quilts" Show to benefit East Texas Food Bank
3/2/2015
QuiltThe Quilters Guild of East Texas will hold their 34th Annual Quilt Show at Harvey Convention Center in Tyler March 20-21st.  "Color Your World With Quilts" will feature over 200 Hanging Quilts, vendors, demonstrations, Silent Action, Country Store, Old Fashion Bed Turning and a raffle of a quilt that benefits local charities, including the East Texas Food Bank.
Admission is $7.00.  Seniors 65 and over & children is $6.00. 

For more information about the show, visit www.qgetx.org
"Fling A Disc" and help end hunger
1/9/2015
Ice Bowl 2015Tyler Parks & Recreation present the 10th Annual "Ice Bowl" benefiting the East Texas Food Bank.  Players will "fling a disc" on Saturday, January 17 at Lindsey Park Disc Golf Course (1255 Spur 362W) in Tyler.  The registration fee is $25 for players over 17 years of age and $15 for players 16 and under.  Registration begins at 9AM with a tee time of 10AM.  Donations of food will also be take for the East Texas Food Bank.
Download a flyer or register here.

For more information about the 10th Annual Ice Bowl, contact Tyler Parks & Recreation or call (903)531-1214.

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