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Fish for Life hosted this Saturday

April 2, 2013

By Shannon Wilkinson Staff Writer Teen Leadership Coppell will be hosting a Fish for Life event this Saturday, April sixth. The event will be held at Andy Brown East behind the concession stand, by the basketball courts, from 11 a.m. to two p.m It is five dollars to get in and they are raising...

TLC fundraiser casts the line on Fish For Life event

TLC fundraiser casts the line on Fish For Life event

March 22, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer A fishing rod, tackle box and bait are all Teen Leadership Coppell believes is essential for the perfect fundraiser. Through their Fishing for Life event, planned for April 6, Teen Leadership Coppell invites the community to come out and support Taylor’s Gift Foundation for an afternoon of food, fishing and...

People Magazine honors Storches for Taylor’s Gift

People Magazine honors Storches for Taylor's Gift

March 20, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor Flip to page 122 of People Magazine’s January 2013 issue to see the faces of Coppell’s very own Todd and Tara Storch, founders of the nonprofit Taylor’s Gift Foundation in the “Heroes Among Us” section. The well-known locals have been on the radar since the launch of Taylor’s Gift in March 2010 after their 13-year-old dau...

Sidekick Strides for Life 5K to be held Saturday

Sidekick Strides for Life 5K to be held Saturday

March 20, 2013

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer On Saturday, The Sidekick and Taylor's Gift is hosting the first Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and Fun Run at Andy Brown Park East to raise awareness for organ donation. The race begins at 8 a.m., and same day registration opening at 7 a.m. at the pavilion. There...

Sidekick and Taylor’s Gift 5K registration open

February 20, 2013

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer The Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and 1-mile fun run, which also benefits Taylor's Gift, will be taking place on Saturday ,March 23 at Andy Brown Park East. Registration for the 5K is $30, which includes a T-shirt, racing bib and a finishers certificate. There will also be re...

Sidekick staff picks up the pace in 5K planning

Sidekick staff picks up the pace in 5K planning

November 30, 2012

Editor's note: Due to a lack of registered participants, Saturday’s Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and Fun Run at Andy Brown Park East will be rescheduled for a date later in the school year. Payments will be returned to all who have registered. The Sidekick apologizes for the inconvenience and a...

Sidekick 5K December 8

November 29, 2012

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Starting this week, Sidekick staff members will be on stage in the large commons during all lunches for the 5k registration. Registration is $35 (cash or check) and includes a t-shirt. Make sure to get a parent's signature on the registration form if you are under 18 years old....

Annual Taylor’s Gift Golf Tournament held tomorrow

September 13, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Once again, the Taylor's Gift Foundation is holding its annual golf tournament. This year will mark the third time for the golf tournament, and it is sure to be as exciting as the past two. Held at the Brookhaven Country Club in Farmer's Branch, the Taylor's Gift...

Cowgirl Volleyball participates in tournament jersey contest, honors Storch.

August 31, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer For the past three days, the Coppell Volleyball team has been competing in the Nike Pearland Volleyball Tournament. At this particular tournament, a jersey designing contest is being held that has a special meaning to many of the players on the team. The varsity...

Registration for Taylor’s Gift Tennis Tournament begins

January 13, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Taylor’s Gift Foundation is once again hosting a Ladies Doubles Tennis Tournament. Registration began today. Although the tournament isn’t until April 27, it is important to register early to reserve a spot to play as it is expected to be a full event. The tournament...

Winners announced in nail-biting charity competition

November 1, 2011

by Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Over the last six weeks, Taylor's Gift foundation has been rallying for votes and support in a competition with over $100,000 at stake. Local charity Taylor's Gift was privileged to be one of six organizations invited for a chance to win $150,000 in media and comm...

Golf tournament held for the Taylor’s Gift Foundation

Golf tournament held for the Taylor's Gift Foundation

September 19, 2011

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer As golfers and volunteers arrived on Friday for the second annual Taylor’s Gift golf tournament at Brookhaven Country Club, a poster with all the recipients of Taylor Storch’s organs reminded them why they are supporting such an important cause. On March 15, ...