Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


May 1, 2014

Twin Oaks hosts fundraiser

JACKSONVILLE — Twin Oaks Health and Rehab hosted the Ride for Respect fundraiser on April 18.

The guest speaker was Mayor Kenneth Melvin. Recognition awards were presented to Cliff Powell, Kevin McKinney and Melinda Lewis for their dedication of service to the community and being cancer survivors.

Motorcycle riders paid an entry fee, and the money raised went to the Jacksonville Literacy Council.

Special thanks to Super Gallo, Brookshire Bros. and Frank Waites for there support and generous


Other guest speakers included Brayden Pike, a 7th-grade honor student at Rusk Jr. High and David Moore, a Hospice nurse.

The vendors who supplied food included Heart to Heart Hospice, Solaris Hospice, Bristol Hospice, Grace Hospice and Hospice of East Texas.

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