What a night it was for our 25th Annual Fundraiser and our 26th is sure to be even better.

The Friends Foundation will host their 26th Annual BBQ Fundraiser at Pecan Grove (formerly the Salt Lick Pavilion) at 18200 RM 1826 in Driftwood on Thursday, October 10, 2019; from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. This will be an evening of live music by Hot Texas Swing Band, a silent and live auction, Salt Lick BBQ, and more. Driftwood’s own Penny Reeves of Graymar Farm will be Master of Ceremonies. Professional Auctioneer George Vaught will manage and conduct our Live Auction. Become a Sponsor at any level and purchase tickets for the BBQ buffet $25 online, children 6 and under eat free. Tickets for the BBQ buffet will also be available at the door.

This annual fundraiser and donations are critically important in helping to provide necessary services to the elderly in the greater Dripping Springs Area. With your support we are able to provide meals for Our Daily Bread – a hot meal delivery program for the home-bound, medic alert devices for summoning help in an emergency, financial assistance for low income seniors in times of dire need, funding for special events at Hill Country Nursing and Rehab for their residents, and numerous other programs beneficial to the elderly. The Friends Foundation is proud to be an all volunteer non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

If you would like to make a donation to our live or silent auction please contact us (see contact info below). Monetary donations can be made online now by clicking on the donate button found on this page. For more info or to inquire about volunteer opportunities please email info@thefriendsfoundation.org or call us at (512) 592 1345.

Download a sponsor form.

Last year, the community’s support was phenomenal in our fundraising efforts. As Dripping Springs grows, the needs of the elderly in the community are increasing. We have been meeting these needs for a long time and we count on you to help us each year.

Thanks to the loyal support we have received for decades we are able to continue our work. Our hope is those new to the community will help us continue these good deeds by joining us with their support. “Doing good deeds to meet the elderly’s needs” ™

We sincerely appreciate this year’s Sponsors, businesses and individuals who contributed to our Silent Auction and our Live Auction. And a BIG THANKS to our vendors, all of our volunteers, Hot Texas Swing Band for their music and Shelly Elena Photography too.

Thanks y’all: Dripping Springs Distilling, Duchman Family Winery, Thirsty Planet Brewery and Thai Gourmet will be serving samples in our hospitality area and Rent Equip will be providing lighting in the parking lots. Click on any logo below to visit their website. We hope you will be joining us on Thursday, October 10, 2019. We’ll ee you there …