Volunteer Spotlight- Bonnie Watkins

If you have been by the Arlington Shelter on Wednesdays, you have probably met this month’s Volunteer Spotlight, Bonnie Watkins! Since 2013, every Wednesday afternoon, Bonnie engages with staff and clients at the Arlington shelter in the Client Services Center. As kids come running through the doors from school to show off their grades and get started on homework until dinner …

Annual Meeting and Volunteer Reception Review

Hello Friends! We wrapped up our Annual Meeting and Volunteer Reception on Thursday, March 24th.  It is inspiring to see a room full of people (volunteers, congregations, employees, and corporations) who are so passionate about ending domestic violence in Tarrant County and working together to that end.  For those who may have missed out on the evening’s festivities, we wanted …

With thanksgiving we share our stories

I turn lemons into lemonAID

and lemonade into caring CARSON’S STORY When I was six, my mom was the director of children’s programs for SafeHaven. She took me to the shelter and I came home wishing I could do something to help the kids there have more fun. I started a lemonade stand and raised $22 -not even enough to send one kid to SafeHaven’s …