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6th Annual Hope Rising Flashmob

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On Saturday, February 10, we will once again join the world in shaking the earth to bring awareness and stop the violence against women. 1 in 3 women across the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS. Every February, people rise – in hundredsRead More …

Hope Rising Annual Celebration

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Save the date for our annual party honoring our Hope Rising Champions and volunteers. If you have participated in any Hope Rising events this year or if you would like to find out how to get involved in helping stamp out domestic and sexual abuse, you are invited to joinRead More …

Hope Rising at Small Con

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Visit us at the smallCon convention on September 9, or volunteer to help staff our table during this one day convention that works towards promoting, inspiring, and supporting women of all ages in the popular culture arts and sciences. smallCon is a 501(c)3 non-profit that endeavors to educate the public about women inRead More …

Aware, a Rockin’ Evening of Music

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SAVE THE DATE! Join us for a rockin’ night of music at Tupps Brewery featuring AfterLight Band and The Five Hands! All proceeds will benefit the Treasured Vessels Foundation, a local non-profit organization devoted to providing a safe place for girls ages 11-17 who have been rescued from domestic sex trafficking. Their currentRead More …

Hope Rising at McKinney’s Arts in Bloom Festival

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During McKinney’s Arts in Bloom event on April 7-9, Hope Rising is sponsoring a public exhibit of professional and amateur healing art work created by survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. This healing monument will be on display during the entire event, and select pieces of artwork will beRead More …

NO MORE Fundraiser for Hope Rising

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The 2nd annual NO MORE Challenge is back! NO MORE is a friendly fundraising campaign for organizations committed to ending domestic violence and sexual assault through direct service, education and prevention, and advocacy. Participating organizations compete for $150,000 in grand prizes, weekly Bonus Challenges, and a HopeLine phone drive contestRead More …

Healing Monument Artistic Workshop with Brandie Sellers

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On Saturday, March 11 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Hope Rising will be hosting a workshop for those who would like to participate in the Healing Monument Project but don’t know where to begin. The Healing Monument Project is a public exhibit of professional and amateur healing art work createdRead More …

2017 Hope Rising Events

2017 is going to be a great year!  We have a number of exciting events scheduled, so mark your calendar now and make plans to join us. January 29 (3-5 pm), February 4 (3-5 pm) and February 9 (7-9 pm) — Flashmob Practice Dancer Strong Academy, 192 Industrial Blvd. #103,Read More …

Open Artistic Call to Victims of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

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Objective: A Community Celebration of Resilience, Healing and Hope, sponsored by Hope Rising. During McKinney’s Arts in Bloom event on April 7-9, Hope Rising is sponsoring a public exhibit of professional and amateur healing art work created by survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. Professional and amateur artists whoRead More …

Connections Band Benefit Concert

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Mark your calendars for Friday, February 17 as Hope Rising presents Connections Band in a free benefit concert!  Connections is a band comprised of United Methodist clergy members. The band formed several years ago as the result of a jam session of Dan Fogelberg songs during a clergy retreat. The band’s currentRead More …