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Helping Hands Back to School Food Truck Fest

Join us for our Food Truck Fest with nine of your favorite food trucks, including Nammi, Ruthie’s Rolling Café, Cajun Tailgators, Jo Dawgs, Free Wheel'n Cafe, SCI, Rockstar Bakeshop, Cup Cakin, and Enticed! Shop the Resale Shop, donate used clothing and household items, and bring school supplies for clients of The Family Place.

3 ways you can help:

  • Donate any of the items below, single or in bulk
  • Donate a completed backpack for a child
  • Donate money or gift card (Target, Office Depot or Staples) we will do the shopping for you ($50 for a completed back-pack or $30 for supplies)

Please help by donating school supplies for the children in our program:

✎Spiral notebooks ✎Notebook paper

✎Glue sticks ✎Watercolor paints

✎Index cards ✎Folders (plain, 2 pocket)

✎Back packs

✎Primary grades writing paper

✎Fiskars blunt scissors

✎Drawing paper (manilla or white)

✎Dividers with tabs for use in binders

✎Construction paper - all colors

✎Uniform shirts and pants (all sizes for teens are needed)


Bring a friend, meet new ones, and learn the many ways that you can serve to prevent and eliminate domestic violence!

Helping Hands is a fun, professional organization that volunteers and raises money to help support The Family Place in the fight to end domestic violence. We need people like you to help us build a stronger presence in the community.

Looking forward to having you join our Food Truck Fest! Please go to our Facebook page to RSVP:



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  • A former member
    A former member

    Amazing! Best event we've had this year hands down!! Thanks to everyone for pitching in.

    August 8, 2012

  • Lillian

    The Food Truck Fest will go until 8:30 PM. Hope you can join us!

    August 6, 2012

    • Tammy H.

      My family will be there!! Does anyone know where to get inexpensive backpacks, I bought some supplies but would like to bring some backpacks as well :)

      August 7, 2012

    • Lisa W.

      Dollar General has $8 backpacks.

      August 7, 2012

  • Lillian

    Walmart and Target are great places to get school supplies and backpacks. Academy Sports also has a lot of backpacks.

    August 7, 2012


    I would love to attend, I have new white uniform shirts to donate , however I have a previous engagement @ 5:30, How long will this event be open on that day?

    August 3, 2012

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