AUSTIN,TX, November 26, 2019 – In keeping with the season of giving, Rick Kennedy, Democratic candidate for U.S. House Congressional District TX17, announces four different locations in TX17 where residents can support their communities:

December 7, 10:00-11:00am, Springbrook neighborhood, Pflugerville, TX. Beneficiary: Pflugerville Independent School District; accepting donations to help pay down school lunch debt.

December 7, 2:00-3:00pm, Law Offices of Hollis Lewis, Cameron, TX. Beneficiary: Clothes Closet-Cameron Grove Baptist Church; collecting new children- and adult-sized socks.

December 14, 11:00-12:00noon, West 25th Dry Cleaners, Bryan, TX. Beneficiary: Boys & Girls Club of Brazos Valley; accepting donations to support local programming.

December 14, 3:00-4:00pm, Brame Park, Pavilion #1, Bellmead, TX. Beneficiary: Caritas-Waco; collecting new/lightly used backpacks & canvas bags.

 Rick Kennedy is a software engineer, living in Austin, Texas. He challenged Bill Flores in 2018 and announced his intention to run again in 2020. The 17th includes Brazos, Burleson, Falls, Freestone, Limestone, McLennan, Milam, and Robertson counties; also portions of Bastrop, Lee, Leon, and Travis counties. Rick Kennedy finished the 2018 midterm election with the closest margin of any Democrat since the district was redrawn in 2011.



If you would like more information about Rick Kennedy For Congress or to schedule an interview, please call Debi Bryant at 254-859-0684 or email