Katy Edition - May 2020

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has a location at 9910 Gaston Road, Ste. 170, Katy—donated milk, eggs and produce to Friends of Sundown, a local chapter of Attack on Poverty, which distributes food to families in need. MOD Pizza —which has two locations in the Katy area at 5102 FM 1463, Ste. 800, Katy, and 6825 S. Fry Road, Ste. 1100, Katy—also donated more than 200 boxes of pizza to the nonprot. 281- 578-3097 (Great Harvest). 346-278-5535 (Blockhouse Coee). 832-437-5524 (MOD Pizza on Fry Road). 346-707-8154 (MOD Pizza on FM 1463). www.greatharvestkatytx.com www.blockhousecoee.co www.modpizza.com Land gave 50 face shields to Christ Clinic and 45 shields to the Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable’s Oce, according to a press release. Christ Clinic, at 25722 Kingsland Blvd, Ste. 101, Katy, is a nonprot health care provider that serves low-income, uninsured and underinsured patients. 281-392-9000. www.hsikaty.harmonytx.org USING SCHOOL LABS Harmony School of Innovation-Katy and Harmony Science Academy-Sugar

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Harmony teachers build shields. (Courtesy Harmony Public Schools)

departments in the Katy and Cy-Fair areas between April 16-21, according to a press release. These portable outdoor cookers range from $279.99-$349.99 each. 281- 206-2678. www.redisccookers.com SUPPORTING POLICE The Glaser Group McDonald’s locations have donated more than 10,000 meals to hospital sta, police ocers, their own employees and local families, The Glaser Group spokesperson Amanda Pearson said. Throughout May, the locations will continue to provide discounts and free items to rst responders. The group also provided cookies to the Mark A. Chapman YMCA and meals to families in need. Katy- area locations include 22148 Westheimer Parkway, 22914 Morton Ranch Road, 25647 Westheimer Parkway, 7104 S. Fry Road, 27140 Cinco Ranch Blvd. and 6748 FM 1463. www.theglasergroup.net LIFTING SPIRITS Senior living facility Carriage Inn Katy at 1400 Katy-Flewellen Road, Katy, held two car parades April 13 and May 8 for its residents. The center has also set up inside and outside nooks so family members can still see their loved ones at Carriage Inn while following social distancing guidelines. 281-769-5877. www.rcmseniorliving.com/senior-living/ tx/katy/carriage-inn-katy DONATING FOOD Great Harvest Bread Co. at 1623 S. Fry Road, Katy, donated sweet rolls and bread, while Blockhouse Coee & Kitchen —which

FEEDING FIRST RESPONDERS

CBD American Shaman has put together donations of sanitizing cleansing wash for local rst responders. (Courtesy CBD American Shaman) KEEPING IT CLEAN

Big Paulie’s Pizzeria, 6420 FM 1463, Ste. 100, Fulshear, donated lunches May 1 for the rst responders at the Harris County Constable Precinct 5 oce. Over 10 days, the pizzeria fed 5,000 rst responders, nurses and doctors. 281-346-8405.

SUPPORTING FRONTLINEWORKERS Astor Farm to Table at 1520 S. Mason Road, Ste. A, Katy, gave out 2,500 meals over six weeks to health care workers and rst responders in the Katy area, owner Casey Castro said. Each meal costs between $8-$12. Through crowdfund campaigns, the community donated CBD American Shaman at 24811 Katy Freeway, Ste. 400, Katy, has been donating sanitizing wash for local rst responders and Katy-area assisted- living facilities and retirement homes,

store owner Brian K. Adams said. Additionally, the cleanser is available for free with a customer purchase or $3 each. 832-437-7712. www.katytxcbd.com

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more than $5,000 to help the restaurant provide this service. 832-913-6465.

The Harris County Precinct 5 Constable’s Oce handed out 6,000 free masks and pairs of gloves April 21 at two parks, including Katy Park at 24927 Morton Road, Katy, according to a Facebook post. These COVID-19 kits included gloves, sanitizer, disposable face masks and helpful tips for avoiding scams. The materials were purchased through the Precinct 5 Foundation.

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FireDisc at 16840 Barker Springs, Ste., C300, Houston, delivered new propane cookers for outdoor cooking to 13 re

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