The Woman’s Club of Brownwood paid out more than $5,000 in charitable gifts to 11 local service organizations Tuesday. Recipients of this year’s gifts are, back row, left to right, Bonnie Sides, for Lake Brownwood Meals on Wheels; Cheryl Brewer with Caring Touch; Paula Ruder, Heart of Texas Christian Women’s Job Corps; Jessica Hardy, Pearl Griffin Memorial Latch Key program; and Gail Doerschuck, Doers Ministries Inc.; and seated, also left to right, Bill Hamilton, Brown County Museum of History; Amy Hubbard, Big Brothers Big Sisters; Minessa Mesic, Pecan Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross; Colline Nabers, Blanket Meals on Wheels; and Kitty Cavanaugh, Rainbow Room, Brown County Child Welfare Board. Photo by Candace Cooksey Fulton