Finished Cottage

It's finished! It's unfurnished, but it's beautiful. Check out the pictures of our new home-- and the girls we have now enjoying the solitude that it provides. We will be furnishing, decorating, and hiring new staff to open up the home in the…

Christmas Pictures!

New Years Eve is here! But before the new year comes, take a look at this wonderful photos of our 12 happy girls celebrating Christmas. Our greatest gift this Christmas-- seeing 12 girls who have been through terrible tragedies, have the chance…
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My Refuge House's Year In Review 2013

2013 has been an incredible year for us at My Refuge House. We started off January with the Slavery No More Freedom Walk and along with many other people and organizations advocating for an end to slavery! In February, we redefined love with…
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Perfection

Karen*, one of the girls in our home, often asks our staff the question "Why are you so nice to me?" For Karen, when she first arrived at My Refuge House, the kindness of our staff was meet with suspicion. Having come from a family that abused…
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The Sweetest Thank You Notes Ever

Because of your generous response after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, the staff and girls who live at My Refuge House have been able to provide care packages of food and other necessary supplies to 100's of families. These trips have been…

Those Beautiful Words

A few months ago I shared something one of our girls, Stacy had said about our home. Do you remember the quote? It went something like this: When I was a child I didn’t feel love from my family. Now that I’m a teenager I can feel their love…