The Houston Area Women's Center
The Return of Night Court!
We are pleased to announce the return of Night Court, one of the largest community fundraising events benefiting our Children's Court Services program. Mark your calendars! The show is scheduled to run October 15 through 18 at the Hobby Center. Read More
Back to School Excitement!
On August 6, community members, corporations and organizations delivered loads of school supplies and backpacks to our Waugh building in support of our annual Back to School Project.
The Back to School Project is so important because it allows the children who receive services at our agency to start the new school year with appropriate supplies and backpacks, just like all the other kids.Read More
RFAR Kick-off Party Recap
On July 31, runners from around the city, and their families, gathered on the south side of Memorial Park to take part in the Run for a Reason Kickoff Party. It was a chance for the Houston Area Women's Center, along with other Run for a Reason charities, to mingle with marathon participants, event sponsors and running clubs, and share information about our organization. Read More
2015 Race Against Violence - Save the Date!
It's still a little too soon to register, but it's the perfect time to save the date for our 2015 Race Against Violence!Read More
This Infinite Closet presents: The Crash (B) Atlas
On August 10 at Houston's Frenetic Theater, This Infinite Closet will present a mash-up of two unique improv forms -- The Crash Atlas and The Bat -- in a performance to benefit the Houston Area Women's Center.
"The Crash Atlas" is an original form inspired by David Mitchell's novel "Cloud Atlas", Paul Haggis' film "Crash" and Joseph Campbell's "The Hero with a Thousand Faces".
Community Partners Host Legal Clinic for Clients
Recently, our agency reached yet another milestone in our efforts to provide services for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. For the first time, Tahirih Justice Center, Houston Volunteer Lawyers and Exxon Mobil Law Managers partnered to host a legal clinic on July 16 to support the clients who receive services at our 1010 Waugh Building. Read More