Annual Open House slated for Dec. 10, 2015

The community is invited to our annual Open House slated from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10, at 425 E. Ross St. (the corner of Ross and Farley streets), Waxahachie. For more information, contact Executive Director John Wyckoff at 972-937-1870 or…

A special message from Ellis County and District Attorney Patrick Wilson

Click through the title above to watch and share a video message from Ellis County and District Attorney Patrick Wilson. The video will open in a separate window.

The Avenue Church’s “Be the Church” event installs landscaping at the Gingerbread House

The Gingerbread House children’s advocacy center was among several beneficiaries of this year’s “Be the Church” event organized by The Avenue Church. “Be the Church” encourages volunteers to become more involved in their community. On…

CACTX and children's advocacy centers across the state honored with Community Leadership Award

AUSTIN – In an evening ceremony at the Governor’s Mansion on Sept. 21, 2015, the Children’s Advocacy Centers of Texas Inc. was recognized with the Community Leadership Award for its efforts on behalf of child victims of physical and sexual…

Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club, Texas Chapter XXI, sponsoring benefit cruise for the Gingerbread House

Reservations are still available for the Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club, Texas Chapter XXI, sponsored benefit cruise for the Gingerbread House children’s advocacy center. Reservations piloted by our group fundraising travel…

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month: Join us at our Open House

The Gingerbread House children’s advocacy center is raising awareness of child abuse during the month of April, which is National Child Abuse Awareness Month. During this month, the Gingerbread House encourages individuals and organizations…

Join us for the 14th annual Chili Cook-off and Barn Dance

Plans are well under way for the 14th annual Chili Cook-off and Barn Dance, slated for Feb. 13-15 at the Ellis County Expo Center, U.S. Highway 287 North, Waxahachie. Join us for three days of CASI-sanctioned chili competition (Friday-Sunday),…