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Welcome to Longview Community Ministries! 

506 N. Second St. Longview, TX 75601 - P.O. Box 1023 Longview, TX 75606-1023

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 9:00am-12:30pm


 In 1985 the "Good Guys" (a group of church leaders) lunched together and were inspired to organize several community service programs to combine resources in order to help more people.

Volunteer Enrollment Form

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On Tuesday, August 26th, Longview Community Ministries promoted its eighteenth annual TOO HOT TO COOK event. Customers at twenty participating restaurants were greeted by LCM volunteers, the Pilot Club, and Board of Directors.

Many thanks to all who helped contribute to the LCM Food Box by eating out at one of the very generous and supportive restaurants. Participating restaurants included Bodacious Bar-B-Q (6th St), Café Barron’s, Cajun Steamer Bar & Grill, Chick-Fil-A, Cotton Patch Café, Dudley’s Cajun Café, Johnny Cace’s Seafood & Steakhouse, McDonald’s (128 W. Loop 281) ,McDonald’s (1803 NW Loop 281), McDonald’s (408 E. Marshall Ave.) , Mi Casita, Papacita’s Mexican Restaurant, Pizza King, Shogun, T. Blanco’s, Tyler Street Bistro, and Willy G’s .

Much planning and promotion is involved in this event. We are very grateful to all LCM volunteers, the Pilot Club, our partnering church congregations as well as our compassionate community who helped to make this year’s event another success. ALL of the money raised by TOO HOT TO COOK is used to purchase food to help feed the hungry in the Longview community.

Participating restaurants include:


  • Bodacious Bar-B-Q (6th St)

  • Café Barron’s

  • Cajun Steamer Bar & Grill 

  • Chick-Fil-A

  • Cotton Patch Café

  • Dudley’s Cajun Café

  • Johnny Cace’s Seafood & Steakhouse

  • McDonald’s (128 W. Loop 281)

  • McDonald’s (1803 NW Loop 281)

  • McDonald’s (408 E. Marshall Ave.) 

  • Mi Casita

  • Papacita’s Mexican Restaurant

  • Pizza King

  • Shogun

  • T. Blanco’s

  • Tyler Street Bistro

  • Willy G’s



October 4, 2014 at the Gregg County Fairgrounds 11-3pm

Touch a Truck ~ Feed a Family is a fun family event designed to promote community awareness of the many needs of Longview Community Ministries Food Pantry. Many vehicles of differing sizes, uses and ages, a large inflatable playground, entertainment on the TAT FAF Stage and prize drawings will provide a entertaining day for many.

  • Bring your children! Bring your grandchildren!
  • Longview Community Ministries needs help to continue to provide vital services to Longview Residents.
  • In 2013, LCM's Food Box distributed over 31,000 bags of food reaching nearly 15,000 families!
  • In 2013, LCM's Service Center assisted nearly 2,000 families with a variety of financial services.



(Adult supervision required)

Sponsorship/Donor Form 

This form will need to be filled out if you are going to be an entertainer at TAT. It will be helpful to LCM because we will know how to contact you at the next TAT event.

Vendor Information (click link for Vendor Applications) 

If you are interested in showing off your amazing vehicle at LCM's TAT click the following link and fill out the Vehicle registration form.

You are invited to participate with booth displays of desirable programs or items that appeal to a broad range of people. You may also offer drawings for prizes at your booth, but winners must be announced from the TAT FAF Stage.

Reservations for booths will be kept in the order they are received and booth locations will be assigned accordingly. Fees must accompany applications to be considered.

Vendor Categories: Nonprofit agencies, churches, church programs, church youth groups (children's activities & games requested.) No fee required.

Vendors selling merchandise, crafts, or other specialty items may reserve space for $25 fee payable fee.

Concession Applications

Touch a Truck - Feed a Family

Music and Entertainment all day: See up close Fire Trucks, Monster Trucks, Dirt Movers, Antique Cars, Helicopters, and more!

A fun-filled day for families while fighting hunger! 

Music: Performing groups all day on the Touch a Truck Stage.

  • Inflatable playground
  • Kids Activities
  • Clowns
  • Family Oriented Entertainment
  • Yummy Concessions
  • Fun Community Booths & Games

Door prize tickets will be available for $2 each. Tickets available prior to and at the event. All drawings will be held within the last 30 minutes of the event. Grand prize drawing scheduled for 3 PM closing. You do not have to be present to win!