Archive for the ‘Volunteer’ Category

February 7, 2018

Junior Fashionistas get ready for Rodeo

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 »

January 22, 2018

Announcing our new STARS Board

 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 »

December 5, 2017

The Gift of Hope

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 »

November 9, 2017

Spread some holiday cheer – Santa Store 2017

Santa is coming to Fort Bend Women’s Center but he needs a little help! We will offering our clients a chance to ‘shop’ for Christmas gifts for their children this year . To make sure we have enough gifts for everyone, we need donations of unwrapped toys and gifts for children of all ages and for … Read More »

June 22, 2017

Meet our Board President

At Fort Bend Women’s Center, we are grateful to have support from right across our local community, particularly our male volunteers, including the President of our Board of Directors, Bruce Mercer. Regional President of Prosperity Bank, Bruce got involved with Fort Bend Women’s Center by chance…..but almost twenty years later, he has no regrets and is … Read More »