The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

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May 11, 2013

Retail for Refuge: Upscale resale shop benefits safe home program for girls


PALESTINE — Special Event

Refuge of Light is helping to sponsor “The White Umbrella Campaign” event on Thursday in Tyler that will include a book tour by author Mary Frances Bowley. The event will be held at Green Acres One Ten Student Center, located at 1505 Troup Hwy. in Tyler.

A roundtable discussion led by Refuge of Light will be held for state agencies, district attorney offices and child advocacy groups during the morning.

A 6:30 p.m. worship service will be held for the public to help raise awareness about sex trafficking.


The Refuge of Light’s Boutique Tree is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday in downtown Palestine at 202 W. Oak St. For information, call the boutique at 903-727-0288.

For more information about Refuge of Light, visit

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