WHAT’S A WELCOME SERVICE?
Carrying on a local tradition that’s existed in Kerr County since the 1950s, Kristin the Welcome Lady extends the hand of hospitality to newcomers by delivering a free welcome basket. Each basket includes:
- gift certificates to area restaurants
- small gifts, goodies, and coupons from local businesses
- information about fun area attractions, with free tickets
- invitations to area worship opportunities
- health care help
- beautiful home-baked cookies
This service helps newcomers quickly find what they need and make connections that help them feel at home here in Kerr County.
Moving to a new home is stressful. Becoming established in a new place can be challenging. Along with placing furniture and navigating through new streets, there are lots of everyday questions:
Which health providers have a good reputation and accept new patients?
Which mechanic does a good job and can be trusted?
Who’s a quality vet / groomer / pet sitter?
Who’s a reliable handyman?
What is there to do around here?
Where are the local favorite hot spots?
How can I connect with others who share my interests?
Kerr County Greeters exists to help newcomers quickly find answers to those questions and many more. It is a resource helping folks get connected quickly with well-established, quality local organizations.