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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 …

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 …

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 …

Participate in Hope Rising’s Solidarity Vigil

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Sept. 2 is the date Stanford Rapist Brock Turner is due to be released from jail. CNN reports that “Widespread outrage has erupted over a California judge’s decision to give a former Stanford University swimmer a six-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. Critics are blasting the decisionRead More …

Support Hope Rising On North Texas Giving Day

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What is North Texas Giving Day? North Texas Giving Day is an 18-hour online giving event for people across the nation (and the world!) to come together to raise as much money as possible for North Texas nonprofits on one day: September 14, 2017. In eight years, North Texas GivingRead More …

Become a Sponsor: Eve Ensler’s THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES

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Our overall success depends on support from local businesses and individuals like you.  We hope you will choose to celebrate and honor the women and girls in your life, your community and participate in a global movement!  Your support will make you a vital part of a collective voice, a voice that refusesRead More …

The Vagina Monologues Return to McKinney in April

Hope Rising is proud to announce that Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues will return to McKinney on April 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm at TUPPS Brewery. You don’t want to miss this show packed full of exciting and compelling performances! Eve Ensler’s THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES is based on interviews with over 200 women aboutRead More …

Hope’s Door Toy and Gift Drive

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Christmas is a time for giving, so why not donate to the Hope’s Door Toy and Gift Drive this December? Hope’s Door offers safety, shelter, healing, and hope to families affected by domestic violence. Their Toy and Gift Drive for ages 0-18 years runs through December 10th. To donate, visit theRead More …