Archive for August, 2018

August 20, 2018

Why Doesn’t She Just Leave?

You’ve seen the headlines… “Fight between husband and wife leads to gunfire, SWAT standoff” – “Man and two children found fatally shot in apparent murder-suicide” – “Man kills woman, kills himself, injures stepchild in murder-suicide in SW Houston” –  Did you know that the average domestic violence victim will try to leave … Read More »

August 17, 2018

Junior Fashionistas, more than just a fashion thing!

Junior Fashionista Board – A Unique Opportunity Our Junior Fashionista Board provides a unique opportunity for students ages 14 – 21 to love fashion. It’s an exciting experience that offers members the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of resale/retail. Our Board Members touch on many facets of the fashion industry through in-store fashion … Read More »

August 16, 2018

10 Reasons why you should shop PennyWise, our very own thrift store!

Our PennyWise Thrift stores have many benefits that you may have never considered. In honor of #nationalthriftstoreday, here are 10 of those benefits:   1.      Your Purchases Go to A Good Cause. By shopping PennyWise you help us bring healing and hope to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. We provide emergency clothing, furniture and … Read More »

August 3, 2018

The Dream Catcher

The Dream Catcher – Ojibwa Legend has it that “Dream catchers were hung above the beds of sleeping children to protect them from bad dreams and evil spirits. The spider web design of the dream catcher would allow good dreams to pass through and float down the hanging beads and feathers to sleeping children. The … Read More »