Mabee WholeLife® Service Center Hard Hat Tour

On Thursday, June 15, 2017, nearly 40 supporters of The Women’s Home gathered for an exclusive first look at the Mabee WholeLife® Service Center, The Home’s newest initiative to help local families grow and thrive.  Those who attended the Hard Hat Tour experienced firsthand all the amenities the Center will provide to residents of the surrounding neighborhood including those in residence at Adele and Ber Pieper Family Place and Jane Cizik Garden Place.  Guests had the opportunity to sign one of the building’s support beams and become part of the building itself.
Special guests in attendance were:


Tom McCasland, Director, City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department

 Melody Barr, Deputy Assistant Director, Public Services/Public Facilities at City of Houston-Housing and Community Development

Andrea Smith, Financial Analyst, City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department

Kathryn Turner, Loan Officer, Central Region, Corporation for Supportive Housing

Yasmin Huebinger, Vice President, Capital One, N.A.

Judge Steven Kirkland, Harris County 334th Civil Court and Board member of WholeLife Services, Inc.  

Jo Lightsey and Linda Whatley of the Old Spring Branch Civic Association

The dedication of the Mabee WholeLife® Service Center will be in early 2018.  For more information on how you can support the Center and help build whole lives, please contact Bethany Fields at

View all the photos from the Hard Hat Tour.

Learn more about our Mabee WholeLife® Service Center.


2017 reNew & reDo Tickets and Sponsorships

Thursday August 24th
5:30 Doors Open for VIP and Sponsorship Guest
6:00 General Admissions Doors Open
7:00 Fashion Show Begins

Can’t attend but want to donate? Sponsor-A-Model here 


As the new CEO of The Women’s Home, I am excited to invite you to this year’s reNew and reDo Fashion Show. I hope you will join us as a VIP Sponsor which will allow you to showcase your business in a unique way while generously supporting of one of Houston’s most reputable charities. See the information below for more details.

Last year, The Women’s Home celebrated a wonderfully successful fashion show. Highlights included expansive media exposure in television, print and online, record revenue numbers, and a large crowd of more than 500 guests. Counted among those guests were some of Houston’s most generous socialites, rising young professionals and fashion savvy notables.

Thank you in advance for your support of The Women’s Home – a Houston-based, non-profit organization serving women in crisis for 60 years. The women we serve are often homeless, escaping trauma and abuse, and suffering from mental illness or addictions. Through our WholeLife® program, women regain their self-esteem and dignity, empowering them to return to society as productive and self-sufficient women. With your support, The Women’s Home can continue to serve women and their families as they work to rebuild their lives.



20 front row runway seats, name or logo on all promotional materials: invitations, website, flyer, banner with company name, early shopping at VIP reception.


10 front row runway seats, name or logo on all promotional materials: invitations, website, flyer, early shopping at VIP reception.


6 premier seats, name or logo on all promotional materials: invitations, website, flyer, early shopping at VIP reception.


6 priority seats, name or logo on all promotional materials: invitations, website, flyer.


4 prime seats, name or logo on all promotional materials: invitations, website, flyer.

Single Tickets:

$250 VIP Tickets for Prime Individual Seating

$100 Tickets for Standard Individual Seating

$50 Standing Room Only Tickets 


TODAY IS THE DAY!!! The weather looks good for this evening and we are proceeding with the event as planned. Doors will open at 5:30 PM for our VIP ticket holders and 6:00 PM for General Admission. The Ballroom at Bayou Place is located at 500 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX 77002. The entrance for valet parking is located on Smith Street between Texas and Capitol. We look forward to seeing you tonight!

Online ticketing for the event is now closed. A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door this evening.


For questions about sponsorships, or how you can support this event

please contact Debra Richmond at (713) 328-1950 or

The Home Wins 2017 Houston Business Journal Landmark Award


The Women’s Home is proud to have won the 2017 Houston Business Journal Landmark Award in the area of Community Impact for our Adele and Ber Pieper Family Place Apartments complex. The awards recognize outstanding real estate projects completed in the greater Houston area between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016. Finalists and the winners of all categories were announced and awarded on stage in front of the key building blocks in the commercial real estate community.  The ceremony, held on April 20th, recognized commercial real estate projects and developments that create the foundation of the Houston landscape, as well as honor the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Winner, Edna Meyer-Nelson, president & CEO of The Richland Companies. We are greatly honored!

Landmark award

ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program


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Since 1998, ExxonMobil has provided over $2.6 million in grants to Houston area nonprofit agencies through the Community Summer Jobs Program.  The program provides full-time college students with an eight-week paid summer internship to assist nonprofit organizations and gain experience at agencies with diverse mission areas.  The Women’s Home is honored to have been chosen once again to be a partnering organization for this great program.

Our internship requires a bright, dynamic, high-energy student interested in acquiring a broad range of personal and professional skills in the areas of non-profit fundraising, marketing and fashion retail management. In addition, the intern will gain an understanding of our program mission by working side by side with TWH clients at The Cottage Shop.  The internship will provide in-depth work experience with the support and training provided by The Women’s Home staff. For the full job description, click here.  If you’re interested in applying, please forward your resume to Debra Richmond at