Growing a Little Greener

The Women’s Home’s Treatment and Transitional housing has some exciting new additions. In November, we were chosen to receive a $5,000 Direct Energy’s Reduce Your Use for Good™ Grant. A part of Direct Energy’s support of green practices, the grant helps nonprofits purchase energy efficient products and services to cut down their energy consumption and […]

The Gift of Gratitude

Thanksgiving will soon be upon us and with the holiday comes an important tradition for The Women’s Home. Every year staff and residents come together the Wednesday before Thanksgiving for our Grateful Circle. This is a time where we share with each other the things we truly appreciate in our lives. The Grateful Circle reminds […]

Something New and Daring

Many who have been homeless and struggle with addiction or mental illness live in shame from the long shadow stigma casts on them. A new treatment at The Women’s Home will help them let go of the shame that keeps them in their past’s control and empower them to live daringly.   In October 2014, […]

Selling, Stocking Pantries

Throughout the month of November Urban Leasing & Realty (ULR) Properties is hosting a nonperishable food item and toiletry drive benefitting our residents. The food drive has 11 drop off locations between the sponsors, including one at The Cottage Shop so donors all over town can participate easily. ULR is hosting one of the locations […]

2014 Gala: An Evening at Downtown Abbey

From Left to RIght: Paula Paust, Harriet Hart, Trini Mendenhall, Dominique Sachse, Cindy Burns, and Martha Turner On a chilly Friday evening, November 14, 2014, The Corinthian downtown took on the elegance of early 20th century Yorkshire aristocracy for our annual gala. Glittering chandeliers, elegant tables set with lace brought the theme of “An Evening at […]