Refuge for Women is a registered 501(c)(3) not for profit organization financially supported by the generous and committed giving of individuals like you. Thank you for helping us continue to build upon our mission to rescue women from the sex industry.

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Become a Monthly Hope Builder!

Hope Builders are a special group of monthly allies who invest in ongoing support for sexually exploited women. Recurring monthly support means the work of Refuge for Women continues offering more women the opportunity to create a new life and have a hope-filled future.

Become a Hope Builder Today! As a Hope Builder, you empower sexually exploited women to live a life of freedom through faith-based, residential healing programs.

This program is about building hope and restoring lives. Join us in supporting HER month by month. Our residents have big dreams and goals, but we need consistent monthly givers to help Refuge for Women meet their monthly needs.

Your Monthly Gift Provides the following:

  • Safe housing and housing expenses
  • Around the clock care by professional staff
  • Counseling Services
  • Medical Treatment
  • Life Skills Training
  • Employment preparation and placement
  • Equipment and supplies such as curriculum
  • House needs and stocks the pantry
  • Clothing for residents
  • Hope for a brighter tomorrow

Contact Refuge for Women Texas Gulf Coast

Connect with our team to learn more or get involved

House Needs

Have you considered donating but don’t know where to start? Are you wanting your donation to be tangible rather than monetary? Visit our Amazon Wish List to see if there’s something YOU can provide at our program house! 

Donate Stock

Are you interested in donating stock to a specific Refuge for Women location? It’s easy. Just contact your financial advisor, decide on the shares you want to donate and ask him/her to reach out to Giovanna Swisher, CFP® with Robert W Baird and Co.  She will provide the transfer instructions so your advisor can process the stock transfer.

For additional information on donating stocks, please contact:

Giovanna Swisher, MBA, CFP®, CDFA®, Robert W. Baird & Co.,

YOU MAY ALSO SEND YOUR DONATION TO: 117 Hwy 332 West, Suite j #159, Lake Jackson, TX 77566

View our 2021 990 Form here.

*Note: These are not designated gift categories but are examples of how your gifts can be used.

Let’s Rally Together to Provide Refuge to More Survivors

We have a fundraising tool that helps you share your heart to help sex trafficking survivors. Your social media, emails, or awareness events can quickly rally your community together to provide Refuge and freedom to more women.



  • $250: Provides life skills training for one month
  • $500: Provides a full month of trauma-informed care
  • $1,000: Provides a full week of a resident’s healing journey
  • $4,000: Provides a full month of residential and program support



Promote your personal link via Social Media, Email, In-Person, etc.



You’ll see all your campaign responses.

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