WebXtra: Lufkin Museum of East Texas hosts festival of trees
Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 3:18 PM CST
KTRE’s Avery Gorman speaks about the Festival of Trees put on by the Museum of East Texas. This is an annual event for the museum. There are 64 trees sponsored by different businesses and families in the area. All the money raised goes to art scholarships.
Pastor Jeremiah Dollgener said with inflation, the pantry has seen an increase in need exceeding 100% of the otherwise normal totals.
Last Tuesday, Nov. 15, FBC served 160 families, which was the most on one day since the program began in January 2020. In January of 2020, FBC served 15 families.