Wednesday, October 28, 2015

CLOTHING GIVEAWAY FOR FAMILIES IN NEED ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015

Greetings! 

I cannot believe that we are approaching the end of October; however, there is still much work to do in the community and for God's Kingdom.  Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. will be conducting its final clothing giveaway for families in need on Saturday, November 14, 2015.  Fall and Winter Clothing, shoes and accessories will be available for the families. 

Please share this information with families you may know that can benefit from this community service. We do not have redtapes, families come in and get what they need.  

God bless
Therese from Belize 

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Domestic Violence Empowerment Workshop on Friday, October 23, 2015

Greetings!  In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness, Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. is hosting a domestic violence empowerment workshop for women.

We must no longer be ashamed to stand up and speak out against domestic violence.  Please come out and be a part, share with your friends,family and church family.  

In Christ,
Therese from Belize


Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Know the Signs ... Speak Up

Greetings friends!

I am encouraging you to please know the signs of domestic violence and speak up. There is no shame in speaking up about being abused or if you know someone that is being abused, please report it.

In Christ,
Therese from Belize

Friday, October 2, 2015

OCTOBER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

8 Things Every Abused Woman Wishes Her Friends Knew
Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) affects 12 million people in the United States each year. This includes physical, sexual, and psychological abuse by a current or past partner. It can be limited to one episode or it can be ongoing for years. One in three women have been victims of IPV, resulting in long and short-term physical and psychological trauma for many. With numbers like these, each one of us probably knows at least one person affected by domestic violence. It may even be you.Woman Covering Her Face In Fear Of Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Abuse….No one deserves to be mistreated! Every woman affected by violence needs a friend. Be the friend that you would want if the roles were reversed.Woman Being Kidnapped And Abused
1. Just LISTEN to me please!
2. Reassure me. Tell me things like, “You don’t deserve this;” “This is not your fault;” and “I believe you.”
3. Tell me that you think I might be in DANGER (I need to hear this from someone else).
4. Please make sure that I have the domestic violence hotline number MEMORIZED. It may not be safe for me to have this number written down or in my phone. 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) is the National Domestic Violence Hotline.
5. Call me OFTEN and ASK how you can help me. Please check with me before you send an email asking about my situation. My emails may be censored by my partner. If you call me please ask if it is an okay time to talk. My partner may be listening in on the conversation.
6. Please don’t tell me what to do. I don’t need someone elsecontrolling all of my decisions. I already have that at home from my abuser. I need to be the one who decides when it is best to leave.
7. Help me come up with a get away plan. Help me think through where I would go and what I would need.
8. Please keep helping me even if I try to leave on countless occasions and then end up changing my mind. Leaving isn’t easy. Leaving often isn’t safe. Leaving scares me.healthcare and social problem concept - womans hands holding pur
Victims of Domestic Violence need your love and support. Learn more about how you can help and what resources are available by clicking on the hyperlinks throughout this article. Raise your voice to raise awareness! October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month after all.
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Sunday, August 9, 2015

Kroger and Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. - Community Rewards Program

           
Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. support us by being a part of our Kroger Community Rewards Program! https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards

Register your Kroger card or your alternate ID number. Search for Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc., then click on our name!!! Every time you shop at Kroger and use your card or Alt ID number, a percentage of your spending will come to Sisters Road!!!  If you are in a city outside of the Lexington area, please use the Richmond Road store located in Lexington.

Our services: emergency financial assistance (medical, rent and utilities), food, clothing, workshops and Molding of Generation Divas youth program. Our programs and services are FREE. http://sistersroadtofreedom.org
Please contact crissemae@yahoo.com or 859-420-9722 for any questions.

August 2015 Clothing Giveaway For Families In Need

Our quarterly clothing giveaway for families in need will take place on Saturday, August 22, 2015! We thank GOD that we can continue to provide this service to the community.

2015 Molding of Generation Divas

Greetings friends!

I am writing with such gratefulness and I stand in awe of GOD! HE is truly faithful and wonderful.  We have wrapped up our fifth year of our Molding of Generation Program!  We are not basing our success by the increased number of participants, but we are basing the success of the program on the quality of the program we conducted this year, the experts who took time to come and empower, inspire and motivate the divas!

Please check us out at www.sistersroadtofreedom.org to find out more about our organization.



Sunday, July 5, 2015

2015 Molding Of Generation Divas Summer Program

Greetings!  THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF THE WORK OF SISTERS ROAD TO FREEDOM, INC.

I am so happy to report that our opening program on Saturday, June 18 was a success on so many levels. Not only increased attendance but the caliber of the program that we conducted.

Our Divas Tea Party will be held on Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Adolescent females
Register at tmwh222@g.uky.edu

Thursday, April 23, 2015

2015 MOLDING OF GENERATION DIVAS SUMMER PROGRAM

Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. will be serving the community once again through its MOLDING OF GENERATION DIVAS SUMMER PROGRAM. 

This program is for Pre-Teen and Teen Girls, ages 10 to 18, and their caring adult (woman). 
Sponsored by Partners For Youth

WHEN:  Saturday, June 20 - Divas Developing Healthy Bodies, Minds and Souls 
               Saturday, July 18 - Divas Tea Party 
               Saturday, August 8 - Divas Back To School 

WHERE:  Lexington Public Library, Downtown Branch
                 Conference Room A 

TIME: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

COST:   FREE 

Please register with Program Director, Tamika Whitfield at tmwh222@g.uky.edu 

 

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Missionaries from Belize City in Lexington, Kentucky

MISSIONARY SHARON ARTHURS and Kids of Belize City, BELIZE 

Fellowship with Missionary and Kids From Beautiful Belize!

Greetings!

It is an exciting time that we will have in our company in Lexington, Kentucky,  Missionary Sharon Arthurs and three kids from Belize City! These Servants of Christ will be in Lexington, Kentucky on Sunday, March 29, 2015 sharing their love for Christ!

Everyone is invited to come and meet and be a part of an awesome evening of fellowship with these Servants of Christ.




Monday, February 16, 2015

Community Service: FREE Clothing Giveaway To Families In Need

Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc.'s 2015 Clothing Giveaway to families in need begins on Saturday, March 7, 2015. 

We are pleased to be holding this community service at the Village Branch Library located at 2185 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY.  

For donation information, please contact: sistersroadtofreedom@twc.com. We are accepting NEW and GENTLY used clothing, shoes, accessories (hats, bags, scarves, neckties, etc.) for the entire family.

Matthew 25:40-46
“The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’  “Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you who are cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels.  For I was hungry and you gave me nothing to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me nothing to drink,  I was a stranger and you did not invite me in, I needed clothes and you did not clothe me, I was sick and in prison and you did not look after me.’  “They also will answer, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or needing clothes or sick or in prison, and did not help you?’   “He will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.’  “Then they will go away to eternal punishment, but the righteous to eternal life.



Thursday, February 5, 2015

COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR TO CELEBRATE HEALTHY HEARTS

The month of February brings awareness to healthy heart.

According to the Center for Disease Control, Cardiovascular disease (CVD)—including heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure—is the number 1 killer of women and men in the United States. It is a leading cause of disability, preventing Americans from working and enjoying family activities. CVD costs the United States over $300 billion each year, including the cost of health care services, medications, and lost productivity. 

 On Saturday, February 15, 2015, Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. along with Omega Harvest Ministries will be hosting a COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR. 

Education, awareness, empowerment and lots of FUN including FREE giveaways and samples!!!! 




Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Women's Fellowship


Sisters Road To Freedom, Inc. and Building the Sisterhood for Christ Monthly Women's Empowerment and Fellowship!
Thursday, January 22, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Omega Harvest Ministries
2350 Woodhill Drive Suite 72
Lexington, KY 40509

FREE and opened to ALL Young Ladies, Ladies, Women, Sisters in Christ
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