Category Archives: CAC News

Get a Great Deal on Gently Loved Purses, Scarves & Jewelry

The Child Advocacy Center and The Fayetteville Observer’s Newspaper in Education program are joining forces to bring back the Gently Loved Purse Sale. The sale takes place on Saturday, Aug. 23, at Max Abbott Middle School, 590 Winding Creek Road, … Continue reading

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Women’s Giving Circle gives CAC Grant to help victims

Thank you to the Women’s Giving Circle for their generous gift to the Child Advocacy Center to help our victims and their families with direct assistance in times of desperate need.  

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Inaugural Pinwheel Masquerade Ball to Benefit the Child Advocacy Center

(Fayetteville, NC) Save the Date for the Child Advocacy Center’s inaugural Pinwheel Masquerade Ball to Unmask Child Abuse. This fall fundraiser will take the place of the Blue Jean Ball. The Pinwheel Masquerade Ball is scheduled for November 1 at … Continue reading

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Volunteer News

By Faith Boehmer, Prevntion/Volunteer Coordinator The Child Advocacy Center would like to thank the following high school seniors who have volunteered with the CAC for many years: Elizabeth Adkins and Josie Taris from Jack Britt High School, Jessica Murphy from … Continue reading

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Honoring Cumberland County’s Champions for Children

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director Break the Chain of Child Abuse annual event was held on March 21 with more than 500 children and adults gathered at the Charlie Rose Agri-Expo Center. The purpose of the event was to focus … Continue reading

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You’re Not Too Late

by: James McMillan, Recreation Division Manager, Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks and Recreation North Carolina is rich in history. A visit to the Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum or North Carolina Veterans Park will convince you of that in just a … Continue reading

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2014 American Girl Fashion Show Huge Success

The 2014 American Girl Fashion Show was the most successful fundraiser in the Child Advocacy Center’s history, netting $64,395 in proceeds. Pictured at a ceremonial check presentation are the committee co-chairs: (L-R) Julia Adkins, Carol Jones, Cindy Williams and Robbie … Continue reading

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CAC Board Member Receives Citizen Lawyer Award

Timothy D. Edwards, J.D. Timothy D. Edwards, J.D., Child Advocacy Center Board Vice-Chairperson, was recently awarded the Citizen Lawyer Award by the North Carolina Bar Association. The award was established to recognize and thank lawyers who, in addition to their … Continue reading

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Pinwheels Will Be Popping Up All Over!

(Fayetteville, NC) Spring has sprung; flowers are blooming; and pinwheels are popping up all over! Gardens of bright blue pinwheels are being “planted” in locations around Cumberland County in honor of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. The pinwheel serves … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Child Advocacy Center Volunteers

By Faith Boehmer, Prevention/Volunteer Coordinator On February 17 the Child Advocacy Center honored its volunteers with a special recognition dinner held at the Kiwanis Recreation Center.  Volunteers with over 40 hours of service were recognized with special certificates of service.  … Continue reading

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