Fall Pin-Brawl

pinball-tournamentMen Challenging Men will be hosting their Fall Pin-Brawl, pinball tournament benefitting Women’s Protective Services. 

The event will take place at Flippers Tavern, located at 1406 Ave Q on Sunday, October 23, 2016, beginning at 1:00 pm.  Entry fee only $10.  Come out and support WPS!

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October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

 

October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Here are 26 ways you can make a difference:

1. Volunteer! Plug in your zip code at domesticshelters.org to find shelters and domestic violence agencies in your area.2. Donate goods. Domestic violence survivors who leave an abuser often have …

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ALPHA CHI OPEN

Alrawls-golf-coursepha Chi Omega will be hosting their 2nd “Love Shouldn’t Hurt” Annual Alpha Chi Open.  The tournament will be held on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at The Rawls Golf Course.  The tournament will start at 8:00am.  If you love golf or just want to come out and have fun, we are looking for players.  The cost per player is $125.00 and the entry fee includes:  Green fees for a 4-player scramble, prizes, breakfast and lunch, longest drive contest and closest to pin contest.  Other events will include:  buy a Mulligan, putting contest and a silent auction.  If you would like to sponsor a hole the price for sponsorships are:  $600 with a team- this will include t-shirt logo, business advertisement at a hole and TV logo in the club house.  $350 without a team- this includes t-shirt logo, business advertisement at a hole or $100 sponsorship which includes a t-shirt sponsors.

If interested in participating or sponsoring the event, please contact Cristina Pytel at 210-861-4610 or techaxophilanthropy@gmail.com.  All the proceeds of the tournament will go to Women’s Protective Services.  Spread the word and come out and have fun for an amazing cause.

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14th ANNUAL CUSTOM SPUR SHOW & AUCTION

spurs0040Women’s Protective Services is inviting you to one of the main events of the Fall:  The 14th Annual Custom Spur Show and Live Auction.  The world’s greatest Spur Makers have provided handcrafted, custom-made spurs.  Guest of the event will have the opportunity to bid on these beautiful spurs along with handcrafted jewelry, bits, home décor, and other one-of-a-kind artwork submitted by our talented artists.  The showcase of handmade spurs is designed to honor the work Women’s Protective Services provides to families who seek safety from violence in their homes.  The event will take place, Saturday, October 8, 2016.  Tickets to the event are $60.00 per person.  The event will be held at Cagle Steak & BBQ, 8732 4th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79416.  Our guest will enjoy an open cocktail hour reception featuring music by Beyond Texas, a live and silent auction, as well as a fully-served chef-prepared dinner.  All funds will help eliminate domestic violence through the work of Women’s Protective Services.  For more information or to purchase tickets contact Kay Crow or email her at kcrow@wpslbk.org.

Custom Spur Event Agenda:

  • 5:00pm- 6:30pm  Cocktail Party
  • 5:00pm-7:00pm  Silent Auction
  • 6:30pm-7:30pm  Dinner
  • 7:30pm- Live Auction of beautifully handcrafted spurs
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Teens: How to Talk to Your Parents About Dating Abuse

Maybe you’re afraid of what your parents will think. Or, what they’ll say. Maybe you feel embarrassed or ashamed to bring it up. But if you’re concerned that you might be dating an abusive partner (or just …

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