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Volunteer Houston County: Day 9 of 13 Days of Giving

Volunteer Houston County: Day 9 of 13 Days of Giving
Volunteer Houston County is a community group aimed at problem-solving initiatives in education, family services, public safety and environment.

You can help by volunteering to help with youth.

Visit www.vhc-cishc.org or e-mail info@vhc-cishc.org or call 478-929-5464 for more information.

Mercer Basketball Offers Two Ways for Free Admission to Navy Game on Friday

Mercer University will offer two ways to receive free admission ot the men's basketball game versus Navy on Friday, Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. in the Mercer University Center.

Mercer The first way to gain free admission is for anyone presenting their military identification card at the ticket window on the day of the game.

The other way to receive free admission is to bring a new, unwrapped toy to the door on game day. The toys will be distributed to families of military members stationed at Warner Robins Air Force Base who are deployed abroad for this holiday season.

Local Bank Sponsors Toys for Tots Drive

Robins Federal Credit Union is currently collecting donations for Toys for Tots at branches in the following counties - Baldwin, Bibb, Clarke, Houston, Jones, Monroe and Peach.

Unwrapped toys for children ages birth-14 may be dropped off at these branch locations between now and Dec. 15.

For more information, call Megan Allen at 478-923-3773.

Family to Family Food Drive : Day 7 of 13 Days of Giving

Family to Family Food Drive : Day 7 of 13 Days of Giving

 

One of the most well known holiday songs states, "It's the most wonderful time of the year," and it is for some families.  But for others this holiday season has been reduced to one simple choice - food and shelter, or gifts for their families. 

This year the First Sergeants at Robins Air Force Base have identified seventy-five military families, including approximately two-hundred children, who don't have enough resources to provide food and gifts for their families. 

You can help by donating canned goods (see list below) or make a monetary donation which will help purchase turkeys, hams, and other perishable items. 

Stevi B's to Open Location in Kathleen

On Thursday, Dec. 9, Stevi B’s will open it first location in Kathleen. 

Stevi B’s will celebrate its grand opening with a pizza cutting ceremony by the Warner Robins Chamber of Commerce.  The ceremony will take place Thursday, Dec. 9 at 11:00 a.m.

In celebration of the Grand Opening, Stevi B’s Pizza will host a VIP fundraising event the day of the official grand opening to benefit Warner Robins American Little League.

The VIP fundraising event will take place Thursday, Dec. 9th from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. and 25 percent of all donations made during the event will benefit the Warner Robins Little League.

The newest Stevi B’s Pizza Buffet is located at 1117 Highway 96 Suite #112  in Kathleen, Ga.

Operating hours are 11 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sunday – Thursday and 11 a.m. - 11 p.m., Friday – Saturday.

The store phone number is 478-285-4333.

The Methodist Home for Children and Youth: Day 6 of 13 Days of Giving

The Methodist Home for Children and Youth: Day 6 of 13 Days of Giving

The Methodist Home for Children and Youth is more than a home for children, it is also a home for a host of children and family programs and services.

You can help with The Methodist Home for Children and Youth by adopting a child or cottage for Christmas.

Learn more by visiting www.themethodisthome.org, e-mail information@themethodisthome.org or call 478-751-2800.

We'll have more on Methodist Home for Children and Youth on 13WMAZ Eyewitness news today and tonight.

Kids Yule Love: Day 4 of 13 Days of Giving

Kids Yule Love: Day 4 of 13 Days of Giving

Kids Yule Love is a non-profit organization founded in 1986 and its mission is to provide Christmas presents and a message of hope to the less fortunate children in the Middle Georgia area.

Kids Yule Love partners with businesses in the Middle Georgia area who either want to become a sponsor or a  Kids Yule Love drop point.  Kids Yule Love also serves people throughout the year with Baskets of Joy at Easter, Kids School Tools during the school year & the Smoke Detector Program. 

You can help by donating Christmas toys, volunteer or give donations for other programs throughout the year.

Learn more at http://www.kidsyulelove.com or call 478-741-3032.

We'll have more on 13WMAZ Eyewitness News.