Event Recap

Blogs and REsources

Open House – Ribbon cutting to bring a children’s house home

Open House and Ribbon Cutting/Bring A Children’s House Home: On June 5th we began a very exciting new chapter of our A Children’s House story in the form of opening up our new beautiful space to serve children and teenagers with skin conditions and birthmarks and their families. This space includes a salon, a library & craft space, a teen room, and more! We also debuted our incredible new custom mural from up and coming local artist Eli Pallaert.

Trivia Night – Event Recap

Our Family Trivia night was oh so much fun, and a huge success! We had so much fun getting to reconnect with all our friends and enjoy some laughs while snacking out on pizza and snowcones!

Mother’s Tea – Event recap

What a wonderful time to relax, enjoy friendly company, and share their hearts on being a mama to a kiddo or teen with special skin. It was truly so special! These mamas were made a masterpiece!

Happy Birthday A Children’s House For The Soul!

As part of our birthday surprise, A Children’s House for the Soul announced the launch of our public capital campaign to buy 1972 W. Dallas and renovate the space into the first ever community building dedicated to the social, emotional and spiritual support of children with chronic skin conditions/birthmarks and their families.

2020 Camp Reunion Recap

The 2020 Camp Dermadillo Reunion was a great success! We had more than 60 friends new and “old” come to Speedy’s Fast Track for a great day of go-kart racing, mini golf, laser tag, arcade games and more.

2019 Family Day Recap

Love the Skin You’re In Family Day 2019 is officially in the books! We had a great time and learned a lot and I am so grateful for the wonderful day!

Positive Exposure Film Premiere – Recap

A Children’s House for the Soul kicked off the Masterpiece Challenge at last weekend’s Positive Exposure Film Premier. Click here to see what you missed!

Recap of Family Day 2019

We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful Spring day to visit Camp for All with our families! Camp for All is a unique, barrier-free camp working in partnership with other not-for-profit organizations to enrich the lives of children and adults with challenging illnesses or special needs.

Recap of Heart and Soul Valentine’s Ball 2019

A Children’s House for the Soul is thrilled to report a very successful first biennial Heart & Soul Valentine’s Ball on February 9th 2019. Approximately 120 guests enjoyed dinner by Five Loaves & Two Fish Catering, drinks, dancing with the Royal Dukes and a silent auction at the Health Museum in Houston.

November 2017 LTSYI

Saturday, November 11, 2017, was a great day to love the skin you are in, and we are so thankful for each and every one who attended our third ‘Love The Skin You Are In’ Family Day! We were thrilled to have nearly 50 participants and 25 volunteers join us for all the fun!

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