To the Editor,
Thanks to all of our sponsors of our “13th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Barn Dance””; Estes Electric, Inc.; F. O. & O., Inc.; Holcim (US) Inc.; Vintage Bank; VLP Contractors; Citizens National Bank; GAF Corporation; H-E-B; U.S. Polyco, Inc.; Ace & Kathy Brandt;Jesse De Leon; Norma Epstein; H20 Steel Contractors LLC;JTEKT Automotive Texas; DFW Tank Cleaning; Ennis State Bank; 1st Financial Bank; Steve Kopetsky; Parrish Hare Electric Supply; Phil Lynch; Carol Wright; BBG Services Inc.-Personnel Services; Schirm USA, Inc.; Jerry & Mary Helen Smith; Advanced Maintenance Technology; TSTC-North Texas; Ricky Sipes; Recycle Reconserve Corporation; Fred Hekking; Michael Armstrong; Jim Pitts, State Representative – District 10; X-Bar Ranch; College Street Printing; Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP; The Nay Company; Victron Energy, Inc.; Kyle Butler- Candidate for County Commissioner – Precinct #4; Waxahachie Daily Light; Bill Vansyckle–Candidate for County Commissioner–Precinct #4; JoAnn Cody; Dartco of Texas L.P.
Thanks to the following for their donations to our silent auction or raffle and their support”
Southwest Airlines; Dallas Mavericks; Texas Rangers; Logan’s Roadhouse, Inc.; Roxanne Wyckoff; Norma Epstein; The Lord’s Gym; Katherine Sirchia; Auto Spa; Headrush Salon; Kathy Brandt; Bealls Department Store; Carla Estes; Megan Perdue; Joe Gallo; Waxahachie Country Club; Vintage Bank; Belk; Teresa Evans; Ricky Sipes; Burleons’s Honey; Hair by Hope; Lezzy Norris; Peggy Atwell; Chick-fil-A; Darrin Ray; Laura Lamb; Mild’s Bills Spice Co.; Zula’s Coffee House; Sherri Fogg; Brad Shotts; Ron Langenheder; JoAnn Livingston; The NOW Pod – CASI; DJ Marshall Argovitz; CiCi’s Pizza; Darell Nay; Ark Country Store; Page Bishop; Tommy Hamilton; Ryan Payne; KBEC 1390 AM; Bob Agar; Wayne Boze Funeral Home; “Massages by Terra” ; Ben E. Keith Company; Auto Spa; Jackie Miller, Jr., J.P.-Precinct 2; Terry Nay, Constable – Precinct 2; Ellis County Youth Expo Center; Diana Buckley – “Seldom Seen Quilting”; “Nadine Larrouy” Photo Booth Rental; Blue Knight’s Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club XII.
Thanks to all of many volunteers who donated their time or judged chili for our annual event. Thanks to our center staff; Teresa Evans and Angie Marquart for their hard work and effort. A special thanks to our board members for their support and assistance; to Brad Shotts, our Past President and Jesse De Leon, our current President for their leadership and guidance; and much appreciation to Carla Estes, Darrin Ray, Katherine Sirchia, and Kathy Brandt for their volunteer hours, shopping for all those supplies, troubleshooting, and filling in where they were needed. Many thanks to the Waxahachie Daily Light and special thanks to my family for their support and contributions of our annual event.
John Wyckoff, Executive Director
The Gingerbread House