AVDA CEO Maisha Colter on “Action 13: Fighting Domestic Violence” Town Hall, ABC13 November 19, 2020 - ABC13 Read Full Article
Preview of Home Safe Home Gala October 12, 2020 - CultureMap Houston Read Full Article
Interview with Director of Community Awareness & Prevention Marie Jacinto September 24, 2020 - Fox 26 Houston Morning News Read Full Article
Launch of Billboard Campaign September 24, 2020 - Univision Houston Read Full Article
AVDA Launches Campaign against Domestic Violence September 24, 2020 - Univision Houston Digital Edition Read Full Article
AVDA CEO Maisha Colter on iHeartRadio’s “Houston PA” with Laurent Fouilloud-Buyat August 23, 2020 - iheart.com Read Full Article
AVDA CEO Maisha Colter on “Houston Newsmakers with Khambrel Marshall" August 23, 2020 - KPRC-TV Read Full Article
“Reports of more serious cases of domestic violence during pandemic,” Interview with AVDA CEO Maisha Colter August 13, 2020 - Fox 26 Houston Read Full Article
Interview with AVDA CEO Maisha Colter August 11, 2020 - Houston Chronicle Read Full Article
ABC13-Ted Oberg Investigates "Spike in domestic violence victims in need of protection as COVID quarantines lift" June 12, 2020 Read Full Article
Domestic violence calls on the rise in the Houston region under stay-at-home orders from coronavirus
“Domestic violence calls on the rise in the Houston region under stay-at-home orders from coronavirus” April 1, 2020 - Houston Chronicle Read Full Article
“Domestic Violence Spikes in the Wake of COVID-19, Advocates Say,” In-Depth April 3, 2020 - Houston Public Media Read Full Article Here
Domestic Violence Concerns Amid COVID-19, Interview with Maisha Colter on “Houston Matters,” March 30, 2020 - News 88.7, Houston Public Media Listen Here
AVDA CEO Maisha Colter discusses stress on domestic violence victims during quarantine, FOX 26 “Morning Show” March 20, 2020
Sabrina Greenlee, the mother of Texans star DeAndre Hopkins, and her nonprofit S.M.O.O.O.T.H teamed up with AVDA to host a holiday party for AVDA clients and their children. Dec. 13, 2019 Read the full article here.
AVDA announces the expansion of its free legal aid and emergency funding for victims of domestic violence into Austin, Grimes, Waller and Washington counties Navasota Examiner, Dec. 12. 2019 Read the full article here.
Under a new Texas law that makes it a felony to assault a pregnant woman, convicted abusers could receive between two and 10 years in prison for the crime. Houston Chronicle, Nov. 4, 2019 Read the full article here.
MORE THAN 450 PEOPLE MADE HISTORY when they attended AVDA’s 14th annual Home Safe Home Gala, which raised a record-breaking $610,878 —the highest-grossing (and net) gala in AVDA’s history. Houstonia Magazine, Oct. 25, 2019 Read the full article here.
Applause, applause for chairs Meredith and Ben Marshall, who oversaw the evening that brought in $610,878, the largest proceeds to date from the evening that supports AVDA’s mission of ending family violence. PaperCity, Oct. 21, 2019 Read the full story here.
AVDA CEO Sherri Kendall and AVDA Client BeLinda Hyder speak at the press conference to launch AVDA’s victim-centered billboard campaign to build awareness and help survivors of domestic violence. Fox 26 Houston, July 19, 2019
Univision 45 Houston, July 18, 2019 Read the full story here.
AVDA now offers a Battering Intervention and Prevention group for gay, bi-sexual and trans men. Univision 45 Houston, June 11, 2019 Read the full story here.
AVDA, in partnership with University of Houston Law Center, announces specialized training to prepare Houston-area attorneys for the representation of non-responsive or indigent respondents in Harris and Fort Bend courts. Houston Chronicle, May 20, 2019 Read the full...
Domestic violence as an epidemic in Harris County is discussed. KPRC Channel 2, Jan. 27, 2019 Read the full story here.
Northside High School Coach Michael Porter is working to shape his players into young men who care about others on and off the field. KHOU-TV, Oct. 26, 2019Read the full story here.
So eager were participants to begin sampling the delectable fare that 20 minutes after start time, more than 350 had already arrived and were making the rounds of all 12 food stations. PaperCity, Oct. 19, 2018 Read the full story here.
An advocate for domestic violence prevention, Antonio Gianola explains why and how he volunteers for AVDA. Fox 26 Houston, Oct. 10, 2018 Read the full story here.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and AVDA is bringing awareness to the prevalence of domestic abuse in Houston with events throughout the month. Houston Chronicle, Oct. 11, 2018 Read the full story here.
An advocate for domestic violence prevention, Antonio Gianola explains why and how he volunteers for AVDA. Fox 26 Houston, Oct. 10, 2018
High school coaches say they are getting the tools they need to talk about domestic violence with their athletes at AVDA’s Coaching Boys into Men training. Fox 26 News, August 2, 2018 Read the full story here.