The Arc of Katy

The Arc of Katy Board of Directors presents A Taste of the Holidays Gala on Dec. 3 at Beckendorff Farms

EVENT: The Arc of Katy 2021 Gala, “A Taste of the Holidays!” LOCATION: Beckendorff Farms, 28533 Morton Road, Katy, Texas DAY & DATE: Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 TIME: 6 to 11 p.m.  The Arc of Katy Board of Directors invites members of the community to participate in the organization’s Taste of the Holidays 2021 Gala, from 6 to 11 p.m., Friday, Dec. 3 at Beckendorff Farms, 28533 Morton Road in Katy. The Arc of Katy […]

The Arc Of Katy Prepares To Relocate To Enable Growth

launches capital campaign to furnish new facility  Focused on the future, The Arc of Katy is preparing to relocate in January to a new, larger, purpose-built facility to enable growth of programs and services it provides for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) and their families. The new facility is located at 934 Jordan Ranch Blvd. in Waller County, has been designed specifically for The Arc of Katy day programs for adults and teens […]

R E M I N D E R!!!! The Arc of Katy Fundraiser Geranium Sale

The Arc of Katy is pleased to partner with Fredericksburg Farms to cover Katy in the colorful blooms of geranium plants in spring 2021. We will have 1,200 geranium plants to sell — just in time for spring planting and gift giving. Multiple colors of geraniums will be available including red, watermelon, cherry rose, salmon, orange and light pink. The geranium plants each cost $8 and come in six-inch pots. Also available for purchase will […]

The Arc of Katy Fundraiser Geranium Sale

The Arc of Katy is pleased to partner with Fredericksburg Farms to cover Katy in the colorful blooms of geranium plants in spring 2021. We will have 1,000 geranium plants to sell — just in time for spring planting and gift giving. Multiple colors of geraniums will be available including red, watermelon, cherry rose, salmon, orange and light pink. The geranium plants each cost $8 and come in six-inch pots.   Also available for purchase will be […]

The Arc of Katy launches pilot Virtual Interaction Program (VIP)

The Arc of Katy today announced it is accepting registration for a pilot online program aimed at providing opportunities for social interaction, friendship with peers, and continued learning for teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are not able to participate in The Arc of Katy’s current in-person day program. Facilitated by an adult instructor experienced in working with teens and adults with I/DD, The Arc of Katy’s new Virtual Interaction Program (VIP) […]

Virginia Mae Wells – 10-03-17

Virginia Mae Wells, age 72, of Katy, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at her residence. Ms. Wells resided most of her adult years in Fremont, Nebraska, before moving to Katy in 2012. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Alberta (Jones) Hurt; husband, Thomas A. Wells; brother, William Hurt and sister, Dolores Bechtel. Ms. Wells is survived by her children: Kenny (Julie) Christensen, Kevin (Wendy) Christensen, Keith (Teresa) Christensen, […]

Enroll Now for The Arc of Katy Summer Camp

Join the Fun!!!   The Arc of Katy is currently taking applications for three Summer Camp sessions for students and adults with IDD, ages 16 and up. Camp will be held Monday through Friday, weekly, from 8 am until 3 pm at Cornerstone Evangelical Presbyterian Church (located at 1351 S Mason Rd, Katy, Texas 77450.) Session 1… June 5-June 30, 2017 Session 2… July 3-July 28, 2017 Session 3… July 31-August 17, 2017 Each session will include a […]

The Arc of Katy to honor community volunteer Vicki Knowles at 2017 Triumph Gala

Vicki Knowles

The Arc of Katy invites the Katy community to participate in its 2017 Triumph Gala on Feb. 24 celebrating the achievements of The Arc of Katy and honoring community volunteer Vicki Knowles as 2017 recipient of its Ann Davis Founder’s Award. Knowles has served The Arc of Katy as member of the organization’s Board of Directors, chairman of the fundraising/development committee and as Gala Chairman for the past seven years. Vicki was introduced to The […]

The Arc of Katy to honor community volunteer Vicki Knowles at its 2017 Triumph Gala

The Arc of Katy 2017 Triumph Gala Friday, February 24, 2017, 6:00 P.M. Pine Forest Country Club, 18003 Clay Road, Houston, Texas 77084 To raise funds for and celebrate the achievements of The Arc of Katy, a non-profit organization providing day programs and social opportunities for Katy-area teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Community volunteer Vicki Knowles will be honored at The Arc of Katy 2017 Triumph Gala with the Ann Davis Founders […]

Local Funeral Home Manager Honored as The Arc of Katy’s Newest Board Member

Local funeral home manager Sherry Ahart-Davies of Katy Funeral Home, a proud provider in the Dignity Memorial® network, has joined The Arc of Katy as a board member. Ahart-Davies was nominated and appointed to the board in August 2016 and joins as a member of the organization’s Marketing and Communications Committee. The Arc of Katy is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that creates opportunities for youth and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) to enable each […]