Hope Rising
October 06, 2021

Progress Report on The Haven Renovations

Hope Rising has made significant progress on renovations at The Haven, the future home of our stabilization and assessment center for girls who have endured the trauma of exploitation through commercial sex trafficking.  The renovations made to date were all funded through contributions from generous community...
Hope Rising
March 10, 2021

Judge Rules in Favor of Hope Rising

335th District Court Judge Dismisses All Derivative Claims by Terminated Executive Director   Brenham, TX -- On March 1, 2021, the 335th District Court in Washington County determined that Sherri Clement, a former executive director of Hope Rising, had no standing to bring the derivative action that...
Hope Rising
April 09, 2020

The Power & Problems of the Detox

I recently heard the CV -19 shutdown referred to as “America’s Invitation to Detox”.   In his sermon entitled, A Family being Formed and Fruitful | Acts 5:12-42 Pastor Dave Tooker makes the example that these weeks without sports, school, travel, in person gatherings or a normal...
Hope Rising
April 07, 2020

Hope Rising Awarded the Silver Seal of Transparency in Accounting by Guidestar

Hope Rising a 501c3 anti-sex trafficking organization and licensed Foster Care Agency just completed an in-depth three-month audit with the third-party firm of Seidel Schroeder Certified Public Accountants, rated A+ with the Better Business Bureau. We are pleased to have earned the Silver Seal of Transparency in...
Hope Rising
April 07, 2020

Hope Rising Announces the Date for the 2020 Boots & Bells Annual Fundraising Gala

Hope Rising a nonprofit 501c3 anti-sex trafficking organization and licensed child placement agency has announced November 13th as the date for their 2020 Annual Boots & Bells Fundraising Gala. The venue, Deep In The Heart Farm sits on 150 acres of rolling hills with a seasonal creek, majestic oaks, and...
Hope Rising
April 07, 2020

Western Raffle

Thank you for your continued support in providing long-term restoration services to minors rescued from human sex trafficking. LKCI P12MARINE Omega Pump Shotgun 20″ Barrel 3″ 4+1SH White Chrome Shotgun LKCI P12MARINE: This fantastic shotgun from LKCI is a semi-automatic 12 gauge...
Hope Rising
April 06, 2020

Hope Rising Announces Plans to Open Emergency Assessment & Stabilization Center for Children and Youth Rescued from Sex-Trafficking

April, 2020 Hope Rising, a 501c3 faith-based nonprofit has announced plans to open the first-of-its-kind Emergency Assessment & Stabilization Center (EASC) for children and youth rescued from sex trafficking.   This secluded facility will provide emergency services including in-house triage,...
Hope Rising
February 20, 2020

7 Tips to Talking with Children about Human Sex Trafficking

7 Practical Tips for Talking with Your Child About Human Sex Trafficking Human sex-trafficking is not an easy subject to discuss – with anyone – much less young children. The subject can be overwhelming and uncomfortable.  These 7 age appropriate strategies can help start the conversation. #1 You...
Hope Rising
February 10, 2020

Children, the Superbowl's Biggest Losers by John Whitehead

Original Content by the Rutherford Report. Written by John W. Whitehead  January 2020 “Children are being targeted and sold for sex in America every day.”—John Ryan, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children There can only be one winner emerging from this year’s Super...
Hope Rising
January 22, 2020

Ride for Hope April 4th & 5th 2020

SAVE THE DATE for this Family Style Western Weekend & Ride for Hope, benefitting the anti-human sex trafficking non-profit organization Hope Rising.  Date: April 4th-5th, 2020 Location: 7IL Ranch located in Washington, Texas Tickets on sale soon! Grab your boots, hitch the camper and make plans to...