EMERGENCY ALERT: BEAR continues to serve abused and neglected children during this time of crisis brought forth by COVID-19 and most recently, the winter storms in Texas. The need for basic necessities for our families has increased. Click here to find out how you can help in this time of need.
Save the NEW Date, y’all! Our annual Evening Event, Stampede Under the Stars, is officially on the calendar for Sunday, September 19, 2021 at the Armadillo Palace in West University! For event information, including COVID-19 protocols, we invite you to visit the event website or click the image below.
BEAR is considered an essential business at this time. We are working to keep our BEAR room stocked with all the essential items. With shortages on products like diapers, wipes, formula, and more happening in stores across our city, many of the families we serve are unable to purchase the resources they need to keep their children healthy and safe.
To help ensure that our BEAR Room shelves remain full, please consider purchasing items through our Amazon wishlist to be delivered to our doors during our business hours (3572 E. TC Jester Blvd. Houston, TX 77018). We sincerely appreciate your dedication to our mission and thank you for your continued support despite the uncertainties that currently surround us.
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BEAR’s Christmas program, BEARing Gifts, saw incredible success this year, serving OVER 13,200 children! And while the program certainly operated differently due to COVID-19, there were countless ways our community came together to support abused and neglected children. We hope you will join us in 2021 as we bring joy and hope to thousands of deserving children!Learn More
With our Clays for Kids event postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19, a new virtual event was born this fall, The BEAR-y Big Race to $100,000! For over two months, five incredible teams “fund-raced” against one another, with a goal of raising $20,000 each. On Wednesday, October 21st, the “fund-race” concluded, with over $107,000 raised!… Read more »Learn More