The Houston Area Women's Center

Night Court presents $27,500 check!

On Tuesday, January 26, members of Night Court presented the Houston Area Women's Center with a $27,500 check -- proceeds from their 2015 production of "LawyerMania: A Hard Day's Night."

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February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

One in three students report experiencing some form of abuse from a dating partner.

Dating violence is preventable, and it starts with talking about it. Please join us in promoting healthy teen relationships and calling upon youth and adults to observe National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month by sharing information and having conversations about respectful relationships in their homes, schools and communities.

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Empowerment Rocks!

Our shelter sparkled as we celebrated "Denim and Diamonds" -- an evening to honor personal strength and resilience.

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#TeamHAWC Ran For A Reason

Thanks to all of the generous supporters who helped our team cross the finish line at the Chevron Houston Marathon! We're proud of our #TeamHAWC runners for all of their hard work in training and raising funds and awareness for our mission.

We're so close to reaching our total fundraising goal of $20,000! In order to remain a Run for a Reason charity, we must raise $2,200 before February 19. Please click here to donate — any contribution you can make will help!

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Volunteer at #RAV2016

Each year, the success of our Race Against Violence is made possible by hundreds of wonderful and generous volunteers.

On Saturday, March 5, 2016, join the community in letting survivors of domestic and sexual violence know that they are not alone...no training required!

From registration to Family Festival activities, there are many volunteer opportunities to fit your preference and availability.

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Register for our 28th annual Race Against Violence

On Saturday, March 5, 2016, the Houston Area Women’s Center will host its 28th annual Race Against Violence, presented by Verizon. This event includes a competitive 5K run and walk, a Kids Fun Run, and a post-race Family Festival on the AIG Campus at Whole Foods – Montrose. It’s also a chance for the community to join together and let survivors of domestic and sexual violence know that they are not alone.

If you'd like to register, volunteer, sponsor or support #RAV2016, just visit hawc.org/raceagainstviolence to get involved.

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