News & Blog

By Stephen Regan, Education & Outreach Advocate It’s Valentine’s Day – world-wide day of love! Roses, chocolates and giant teddy bears are flooding the stores, bringing smiles and romance to many relationships across the globe. But sometimes we need to look beyond that romantic gesture to see if that relationship is a healthy one. Maybe … Read More »

Our PennyWise Resale Stores‘ Junior Fashionista Board provides a unique opportunity for students aged 14-21 years who love fashion, are interested in learn retail skills and be part of quarterly fashion shows. Junior Fashionista volunteer hours qualify for service hours for Social Service Clubs. Our Junior Fashionistas are also great ambassadors for Fort Bend Women’s … Read More »

Our largest annual fundraiser, Boogie, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. The event, which raises more than $200,000 every year to support survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in rebuilding their lives, will take place on Saturday, March 24 at The Stafford Centre. To mark its special anniversary, Boogie will be turning The … Read More »

 Our volunteers are amazing – they are all STARS! All of Fort Bend Women’s Center’s volunteers, no matter what role they play in our work, are members of STARS, our Volunteer Auxiliary. STARS recently appointed a new Board of Directors, who have exciting plans to recognize, reward and engage our hundreds of volunteers, as well … Read More »

The Gift of Hope

Dec 05 2017

Last year, Fort Bend Women’s Center helped more than 1,100 survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Because of your support, we were able to provide these survivors with emergency shelter, counseling, employment and education assistance, childcare and housing assistance. Thank you – we cannot do what we do with you. Feeling hopeful about their … Read More »