With a Little Help from Our Friends

The work we do here at The Women’s Home would not be possible without the amazing support of dedicated volunteers in the Houston Community. Volunteers provide support through all aspects of our operations, from helping our special events run smoothly and keeping merchandise moving at The Cottage Shop, to providing job training classes and hosting […]

Don’t Forget Year End Giving

November is a time to reflect upon all we are grateful for in our lives, big and small. This year begins a period of new growth for The Women’s Home. These expansions of our programs include assistance not only for Houston area women in need, but their families as well, and would not be possible […]

Landmarks & Legacies: 2015 Gala Recap

On Friday November 13, 2015, nearly 400 guests gathered at the Royal Sonesta Hotel to take a walk through The Women’s Home’s history with our 2015 Landmarks and Legacies Gala. This year our honorees were eight individuals whose support and dedication have shaped the history of The Home. This year’s honorees, JoAnne King Herring our […]

Shop. Taste. Empower. Holiday Edition 2015 Recap

    On the sunny autumn of Sunday of November 15, 2015, The Cottage Shop opened its doors for our Holiday Edition of Shop. Taste. Empower. We hosted this second edition of Shop. Taste. Empower after the smashing success of our first one this past May which saw over 200 guests in the three hours […]

The Value of Second Chances

Witnessing the struggles that our residents with criminal records face as they work towards a second chance inspired us to develop and host the Re:Entry Summit this past September. The public’s lack of awareness of the lasting impact criminal records have on individuals makes it difficult for The Women’s Home, and organizations like us, to […]