Bealls "30 Days of Giving"

Dava Nevill, Store Manager and Erica Saldivar of the Waxahachie Bealls store present a check for $1,141 from Bealls "30 Days of Giving" held during the month of April 2017 to John Wyckoff, Executive Director and Janet Magee, Board Treasurer…

Seeking Volunteers to be Family Greeters

THE GINGERBREAD HOUSE is seeking volunteers to be trained as a Family Greeter.  A Family Greeter welcomes the families to the center and will assist with intake procedures.  Greeters will supervise and assist children and family members with…

16th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Barn Dance

The 16th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Barn Dance is set for February 17-19, 2017, at the Ellis County Youth Expo Center! Contact Alaina Jones at alaina.eccac@ectisp.net for more information.

CertainTeed provides support to the Gingerbread House

CertainTeed's roofing plant in Ennis recently conducted a teddy bear drive in support of the Gingerbread House children's advocacy center. CertainTeed's parent company, Saint-Gobain Corporation, allowed the plant to do a community gift donation…

Munster Mansion event benefitting the Gingerbread House slated for Oct. 21-22

The Munster Mansion in Waxahachie hosts its annual Charity Event from 7 p.m.-midnight Oct. 21-22. This year’s beneficiary is the Gingerbread House children’s advocacy center. The community is invited to attend and enjoy the family-oriented…

Dallas Children's Charities awards grant to the Gingerbread House

Roy Whitfill, representing the Dallas Children's Charities, presented a grant award Oct. 6 to John Wyckoff, executive director of the Gingerbread House, and board members Kathy Brandt, Carla Estes, Julie Pierce and Katherine Sirchia, board…

Gingerbread House at the Waxahachie Chamber Auction

Representing the Gingerbread House at the Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce Auction on Oct. 1 were board member Janet Magee, executive director John Wyckoff and his wife Roxanne, and board president Katherine Sirchia.

The Avenue Church holds service day at the center

Members of The Avenue Church joined in for their “Be The Church” service day at the Gingerbread House on Sept. 25. We appreciate very much the work done at the center by The Avenue Church volunteers!  

Corner Store Country Run 5K continues its support

Gingerbread House board members Kelley Cruzan and Julie Pierce recently volunteered during the annual Corner Store Country Run 5K held in Fort Worth. The Gingerbread House was selected as a beneficiary of the race again this year.

Gingerbread House to benefit from North Texas Giving Day

Please consider making a donation to the Gingerbread House children's advocacy center during the upcoming North Texas Giving Day, slated for 6 a.m.-midnight Thursday, Sept. 22. What is North Texas Giving Day? North Texas Giving Day is an online…

Munster Mansion Charity Event slated for Oct. 21-22

Mark your calendar and join us at the Munster Mansion Charity Event benefiting the Gingerbread House children's advocacy center from 7 p.m.-midnight Oct. 21 and 22. More details coming!

2016 multi-disciplinary team members named

During the the Gingerbread House's annual protocol meeting held Aug. 3, 2016, Teresa Evans, center forensic interviewer, and Elizabeth Glidewell of the Waxahachie Police Department were selected by the multi-disciplinary team members as team…