50 Years of Brazos March Community Activity - Houston Area Women's Center

In honor of Women's History Month, our 50th anniversary outreach event for March is a drive for the Houston Area Women's Center. 

Since 1977, the Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC) has helped countless women, children and families affected by domestic and sexual violence. Bring items needed by HAWC to Brazos and get 10% off your Brazos purchase through March 30.

HAWC’s Gift Acceptance Policy:

We DO accept:

Items for clients:

    • Prepackaged, unexpired food/beverages
    • NEW clothing for adults including shower shoes; jeggings sizes L, XL, 2X, 3X, 4X; women’s underwear, bras cup sizes C, D, DD, DDD
    • NEW clothing and shoes for infants and toddlers
    • NEW toys that do not normalize violence
    • Diapers, pull-ups, and baby wipes
    • Regular-size hygiene products like shampoo, soap, conditioner, lotion, deodorant, razors, toothpaste
    • Haircare, makeup, combs, for women of color
    • First aid items
    • NEW Luggage/Bags to carry items
    • Detergent/bleach
    • NEW Smaller home appliances like toasters, coffee makers


Items for HAWC services and operations:

    • Cleaning supplies like PineSol/Pine o Pine
    • KN95 masks
    • Lysol wipes and Clorox wipes
    • Clorox for washing linens


We DO NOT accept:

    • EXPIRED food or beverages
    • Items that normalize violence
    • Alcohol products, except for use at HAWC’s special events
    • Tobacco products
    • Travel-size or hotel hygiene products (soaps, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, etc.)
    • Furniture. Please reach out to HAWC’s partner, The Houston Furniture Bank, if you have furniture you’d like to donate.
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