The Houston Area Women's Center
Join us at Brazos Bookstore on July 24!
Brazos Bookstore is a Houston treasure and a book lover's paradise, and we've been invited to partner with them for an upcoming event featuring survivor Lacy M. Johnson, author of the moving memoir "The Other Side".Read More
Record-breaking Independence Day Bash!
The Houston Area Women's Center Young Leaders hosted their 3rd annual Independence Day Bash on Tuesday, July 1, and it was a record-breaker!
Young Leaders Nicole Peralta and Adam Renz chaired this year's Bash that featured live music from DJ Danny B., a largest-ever silent auction with more than 38 gift items, and a VIP area complete with Fat Cat Creamery root beer floats and an apple pie ala mode station.Read More
Our Back to School Project Returns
Summer vacation has just begun for children in the Houston area, which means we are gearing up for our annual Back-to-School Project! On August 15 and 16, we will be distributing new backpacks and school supplies to the children receiving services at the Houston Area Women's Center. These are children who have experienced sexual abuse and exploitation, domestic violence and/or were witnesses to such crimes. Last year, we distributed nearly 1,100 new backpacks and school supplies. Read More
Ensure your Marathon slot by Running for a Reason!
Once again, we've been chosen as an official charity for this year's Houston Marathon, and we would love for you to sign up and be a part of Team HAWC! It's the Run for a Reason program, which allows you to skip the lottery, ensure your entry, and benefit our mission at the same time. Read More