Bulletin Staff Report

Lynn Humeniuk, associate professor of sociology and director of the criminal justice program at Howard Payne University, will be the speaker for the 2010 Brown County United Way kickoff luncheon Thursday.

Tickets to the event, which will begin at noon at the HPU Mabee University, will cost $12.50.

Details of the annual campaign to benefit will be outlined and drive leaders will be introduced.

Agencies of the United Way are Brown County 4H Clubs, Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts Heart of Texas Council, Brown County Boys and Girls Clubs, Small World Child Development Center, Pearl Griffin Memorial Latch Key, Mid-Tex Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), The Ark (Pecan Valley Regional Domestic Violence Shelter Inc.), Brown County Association for Retarded Citizens, Cancer Services Network, Family Services Center, the American Red Cross Pecan Valley Chapter and Salvation Army Loaves and Fishes.

For information, call 643-5084.