VICTORIA, Texas - The Junior League of Victoria is working to prevent violence against women in the Crossroads with The Little Black Dress Initiative. During the first week in March, look for a social media campaign with the #JLVwearsLBD. If you or someone you know is in a violent relationship you can call the crisis hotline at 361-573-4357 or 800-870-0368. You can also text 361-433-1587. Mid-Coast Family Services has a shelter for victims. Click here for more information.
The Junior League is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and imroving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. You can reach the Junior League of Victoria at 361-573-4508.
DeWitt Medical Foundation Gala
The 2019 Gala, "An Evening Under the Oaks" by the DeWitt Medical Foundation is set for Saturday, April 27, 2019. Attendees will spend an evening under the oaks on the front lawn of Cuero Regional Hospital. "Rotel and the Hot Tomatoes" will serve as music entertainment. The Gala raffle includes a Disney Vacation Package, a Royal Caribbean Package, and a Houston Astros Baseball Weekend. For sponsorship or raffle tickets call Nikki at 361-524-6103 or email here. For more click here. Or find them on Facebook @DewittMedicalFoundation.
Tejano Artist Lydia Castillo grew up in San Antonio. She is currently working on her upcoming album "Con Mucho Amor". Lydia has three singles out as well. Listen to her music on Community Crossroads this weekend.
IHOP helps Shriners Hospitals for Children
IHOP is having its 14th Annual IHOP Free Pancake Day, Flip It Forward for Kids event. It's on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.You get a free short stack and just make a donation to the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Shriners care for children regardless of a family's ability to pay. It is dedicated to changing lives every day through innovative care and world-class research. This year IHOP wants to raise $4 million and wants to serve up more than five million pancakes. Click here for more. You'll also meet the winner of the Kid Chef Team who created OREO Oh My Goodness. Those are now available nationwide until April 14, 2019.
Moody Gardens invites you to spend Spring Break in Galveston. The Moody Gardens complex is set in a subtropical environment. About 20,000 plants and trees are carefully planted to reflect seasonal varieties. Moody Gardens has a hotel, spa and convention center. You can enjoy the Rainforest Pyramid, Aquarium Pyramid, Discovery Museum, SpongeBod SubPants Adventure, MG #D Theater, 4D Special FX Theater, Colonel Paddlewheel Boat, Ropes Course, Zip Line, and the Golf Course. For more click here.
If you have a story idea email James. You can catch Community Crossroads Saturday at 5 p.m. on ABC KAVU, Sunday at 7 a.m. on CBS, 10 a.m. on NBC KMOL, and 5 p.m. on FOX.