Supporting women and children who experience domestic abuse is a critical need now and into the future.

Love of a mother and baby. Family at home. Lifestyle


For more information on how a bequest to Genesis supports a future of safety, shelter and support for women and children please contact Maria MacMullin, Chief Impact Officer at or call 214.389.7729.

If you have already included Genesis in your
estate planning, please let us know.

Send an email to or call 214.389.7729 to share information about your gift.

Our tax ID is 87-1061849.



One in three women in Texas will experience domestic violence in their lifetime

Leaving a legacy of safety, shelter & support

1-in-3 women will experience some form of abuse from an intimate partner. With occurrences of this magnitude, domestic violence can be happening to your neighbor, your sister, your best friend… Help and hope for women in abusive relationships has been available at Genesis for more than 3 decades. Our doors are open and will remain open for as long as domestic violence continues to affect our community. Including Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support in your estate planning will ensure that the community you call home today will be able to offer safety, shelter and support to women and children for all the tomorrows to come.

Estate planning today will ensure the continuation of Genesis services

Planned gifts are deferred and made through a legacy vehicle, such as a will, bequest or estate plan. The best way to ensure your future gift to Genesis is made according to your wishes is to plan now. To get started:

  • Contact Genesis to discuss planned gift designations.
  • Contact your estate planner or financial advisor about options to designate a gift to Genesis in your will or estate.
  • Once you have established your planned gift, inform Genesis of the intended gift.