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Posts by Sharon Dearman

Dr. Erbland named inductee into Greater Houston Women’s Hall of Fame

The Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce annually recognizes outstanding women who have contributed significantly to the advancement of women and improved the quality of life for future generations of Houstonians. Dr. Marylou Erbland will be honored for her career serving the youth and families of the Houston area and beyond including her recent work…

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SAVE THE DATE: Bejeweled 2020 “Going Places”

Join us as we celebrate the big changes experienced by the young people at the Center and help them reach their goals. Bejeweled 2020 “Going Places” Date: Saturday, February 29, 2020 Time: 7 pm Location: Silver Street Studios 2000 Edwards Street, Houston, TX 77007 Hosted by: Robert Woods & Marylou Erbland Like world travelers, our teens…

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Center for Success and Independence Earns 3-Year CARF Accreditation

CARF Accredited

Center for Success and Independence earned another 3-year accreditation, the longest accreditation term awarded by CARF International, the Commission of Accreditation of Residential Facilities. TCSI continues to use the CARF accreditation standards as a guide for its ongoing development and continued improvement of its business operations and service delivery processes. TCSI has focused on implementation…

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A Record-Breaking Bejeweled

Thanks to all of our sponsors, donors, volunteers, and guests of Bejeweled 2018, we raised over $75,000 towards our treatment scholarship fund. We will now be able to provide hundreds of additional hours of treatment to teens in need. Many thanks also to our partners including: Winter Street Studios, our fabulous venue Jim Benton of…

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Bejeweled Tickets Now Available

Laissez les bons temps rouler! Join us for Bejeweled 2018 on Saturday, February 10. Tickets are now on sale. Join us at Winter Street Studios for Mardi Gras fare, music, dancing, shopping and more, all to benefit the teens at the Center for Success and Independence. Proceeds will be used for treatment scholarships for teens…

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Deacons of Deadwood Award TCSI $22,500 Grant

Deacons of Deadwood award grant to TCSI

The Deacons of Deadwood Motorcycle Club, a Houston-based motorcycle club founded to raise funds for children’s charities, awarded the Center for Success and Independence a generous grant of $22,500. The distinctive sound of over 25 Harley-Davidson motorcycles resonated as they rolled into the Center’s front parking lot. Center staff, clients, and their parents greeted the…

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Bejeweled 2018 – February 10, 2018

Join us for Bejeweled 2018, TCSI’s annual gala, on Saturday, February 10, 2018! The Mardi Gras-themed festivities include music, dancing, shopping, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and libations. Tickets are $100. All proceeds benefit the Center for Success and Independence Scholarship Fund, helping teens and their families who are financially unable to afford much needed treatment. All…

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TCSI Harvey Recovery Fund

Even if you and your family were not directly impacted by Harvey, you likely know someone who was. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you, your family, and your neighbors. The Center itself was fortunate. The buildings did not flood. We never lost power. We had plenty of food for the kids and staff…

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Everyone is Safe

The Center has staff, food and electricity. There is some street flooding but there is none in the building. Everyone is safe. We will keep you updated if anything changes. Stay safe.

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