A Somber Reminder this Superbowl Season

This Sunday is the big day:  Carolina versus Denver.  Having grown up in Chicago in the 1980s, I can understand how important the Superbowl is to these fans.  In 1985, every classroom at my elementary school was brought into the cafeteria, gathered around a small television set, and we all watched the 1985 Chicago Bears perform their famous “Superbowl Shuffle.”  …

A Year of Very Special Events

2015 has been an exciting year, and we cannot thank you enough for your commitment in joining SafeHaven’s mission of ending domestic violence in Tarrant County.  With the support of community partners like you, SafeHaven has provided shelter to over 1,500 women and children throughout the year, and educated over 30,000 Tarrant County residents in our prevention initiatives.  Thank you for …

The Power of a Birthday Party- Thank you Birthday Party Project!

When I asked around the office for a fun story or volunteer project to highlight this week, several coworkers recommended the Birthday Party Project without hesitation and a BIG smile.  Within minutes, my inbox was inundated with stories, special memories, photos, and overwhelming thanks for this non-profit that volunteers at our emergency shelters. In just a few hours every month, this …

The Numbers Are In! Celebrating Success for Santa’s Sack

Watching staff members, Krista Moffett, Barb Reese, and Lindsay Klatzkin in the administrative office during the month of December is like watching a well choreographed ballet, as they prepare for one of the biggest drives during the holidays, Santa’s Sack.  Watching them coordinate volunteer shifts, in-kind donations, and all of the logistics that are included in this momentous toy drive …

Start the New Year off right with the Jiggle Butt Run!

Are you excited to get “your rear in gear” for a great cause?!?! The 2016 Jiggle Butt Run is THIS Saturday, and we would love for you to join us for a healthy start to the New Year while supporting SafeHaven of Tarrant County. What is the Jiggle Butt Run? The Jiggle Butt Run 5K  was started 10 years ago to encourage …

New Year’s Resolutions for 2016

2016!! I genuinely hope that you had a wonderful winter break, filled with lots of great food and time spent with family making memories. For the past two months, our administrative offices have been working fervently to provide immediate needs to our shelter clients as you might have noticed from our very festive Facebook page, and we couldn’t be happier!  From …

Happy Holidays from SafeHaven

What an incredible year at SafeHaven! Because of you, we’ve been able to accomplish some big things and dive deeper into the work we do daily to end domestic violence in Tarrant County.  All in all, SafeHaven served over 30,000 residents through safety, support, prevention, and social change.

Join Our SafeFutures Society

Help SafeHaven provide safety, support, prevention and social change in Tarrant County. Become a SafeFutures member today! With your help, SafeHaven secures safe futures for women and children. Join SafeFutures Society today, a place where your gift truly makes a lasting impact!

SafeHaven recently featured on Texas Homes for Sale

SafeHaven of Tarrant County was recently featured on Texas Homes for Sale in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  SafeHaven provides Freedom from Domestic Violence.  Please click here to read the article!