Hunt County Shared Ministries (FISH)
 

 

Quick Facts
About FISH:

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
Providing dog and cat food weekly to Senior Adults through a partnership with Turtle Creek Veterinary Clinic “Jingle Bowls” annual Holiday Fundraiser

Partnering with Home Depot through the “Good 360” program receiving various goods to distribute to local families.

Received a $5000 gift from Greenville Lions Club for optical assistance

Distributed box fans to clients to ease the summer heat in a program with Bethany Home Health.

All donations can be delivered to FISH at 2805 King Street. If after hours please call ahead to ensure someone will be there to receive your donation.


Welcome to Hunt County Shared Ministries (FISH)

FISH in bricksFISH brings hope to victims of neglect, abuse, those with serious illness, those with loss of jobs and other crisis situations. We provide food, support to assist in payment of electric, gas, water and sewer bills, rent or mortgage, assist with access to medical treatment either by payment of office visits, lab work, x-rays, prescription assistance, dental office visits and treatment, and access to obtain eye exams, glasses and other medical treatment.

Mission
To provide short-term emergency assistance to residents of Hunt County who are in crisis due to neglect, abuse, or with serious illness, loss of job and other family crisis situations. Assistance is provided in the form of housing/utility assistance, food, access to healthcare services, prescriptions, dental, optical, some educational assistance and other related areas of assistance.

BBQ New Date March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 (Last Friday in March): Annual FISH BBQ NEW DATE!

Come enjoy BBQ to help to support families in need throughout our community! Featuring BBQ from Baker's Rib, Rib Crib, Soulman's Barbecue and Tanner's Smokehouse BBQ. Taste the "Best of the Best" Barbecue and Sides: Brisket · Sausage · Pulled Pork · Ribs · Chicken · Beans · Cole Slaw · Potato Salad · Banana Pudding...Your choice of 3 meats, all the sides and dessert for only $15!

In Greenville at Wesley United Methodist Church, 5302 Hwy 69 South Lunch 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Dinner 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Also serving Lunch from 11:00 - 1:00 at First United Methodist Church, 1709 State Hwy 50, Commerce, Texas (across from Texas A&M Commerce). LUNCH DELIVERY for orders of 10+. Lunch plates include brisket, sausage and one rib. Call 903-455-0545 to place your order.

Tickets available through Eventbrite.



A Quick Overview of Hunt County Shared Ministries

Hunt County Shared Ministries was organized to help meet basic emergency needs of families residing within Hunt County. Organized in 1980 the ministry has grown from a small pantry to providing services ranging from food to prescription medicines.

Each year, FISH (more commonly known as) serves over 19,000 families in crisis.

FISH is supported by a coalition of churches, individuals, local businesses, a partner agency with the United Way of Hunt County and the North Texas Food Bank.

Hunt County Shared Ministries is a 501 (c) (3) Non-Profit and all donations are tax-deductible.

Community Partners Greenville Daybreak Rotary ClubGreenville Rotary ClubGolden Kiwanis ClubGreenville Lions Club Cytec Solvay Group Turtle Creek Veterinary Medical CenterTXU EnergyFarmers Electric CooperativeGEUSHerald Banner NewspaperWalmartBrookshire's of GreenvilleNorth Texas Food BankFeeding AmericaAldi Food Market of GreenvilleHunt Regional HealthcareUnited Way of Hunt CountyInnovation First International L-3 Mission Integration Home Depot Greenville