How to Communicate with your Friend Who Might be in an Abusive Relationship

Overview Domestic violence affects each person differently and can happen to anyone regardless of their social, education, or financial status. While red flags are not always proof that someone is in an abusive relationship, they are worth noting, even if your friend does not recognize them themselves. Sometimes it takes another person to point out … Continue reading How to Communicate with your Friend Who Might be in an Abusive Relationship

Standing up to your Abuser: When Words Don’t Work

When your abusive partner doesn’t understand that what they are saying is wrong or what they are doing is hurtful, it is reasonable to look for tools on how to communicate with them so that they can comprehend the effects of their actions. If you are the survivor of or are currently in an abusive … Continue reading Standing up to your Abuser: When Words Don’t Work

Fighting Climate Change in Texas

Cities across the United States have begun to address Climate Change.  On July 25th, 2019, the City of Houston joined these efforts by releasing a Draft Climate Action Plan to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions as a pathway to meet the Paris Agreement.   Funded in part by CenterPoint Energy and the Jacob and Terese … Continue reading Fighting Climate Change in Texas

School is Starting: Let’s Take a Look at Bullying

When someone is being hurt either by words or actions on purpose, they have become a victim of bullying. Bullies habitually abuse, taunt and deliberately intimidate others. Acts of bullying can be physical or verbal causing victims to feel powerless and are intentional behaviors that are repeated and aggressive. People who bully others are looking … Continue reading School is Starting: Let’s Take a Look at Bullying

August 17, 2019 is National Nonprofit Day

Right now someone is contributing their time to helping others, playing with animals or caring for the elderly. Take some time to recognize the nonprofit organizations in your community who are dedicated to public benefit. National Nonprofit Day recognizes more than a nonprofit’s altruistic goals, but the positive impacts they have had on their community … Continue reading August 17, 2019 is National Nonprofit Day