Category Archives: CAC News

Now is the time to Join Hands with the Child Advocacy Center

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director “Susie” is a 4-year-old girl, who was brought to the CAC for a forensic interview by law enforcement after being sexually abused by multiple family members. She also received a specialized medical exam at Southern … Continue reading

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CAC Board Member Receives the 2014 Mary Lynn McCree Bryan Leadership Award

CAC Board Member Lucy Jones was nominated by the CAC to receive the $1000 award given annually by Cumberland Community Foundation. This award seeks to reward and recognize exemplary nonprofit leadership by an individual board member and recognize the importance … Continue reading

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Keeping Young Children Safe during the Holidays

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director The holidays are an exciting time for children and their families but it can also be a time of extreme stress. Change in schedules, inclement weather, undue expectations, financial worries, crowded stores, hiring babysitters to … Continue reading

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Thirty-Eight Organizations Hold “Partner in Prevention” Designation

The Child Advocacy Center is pleased to announce that eighteen new organizations have earned the Partner in Prevention Designation this past year. Thirty-eight organizations in Cumberland County and the surrounding region have now earned the designation. They applied for this … Continue reading

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19 Days of Activism: Prevention of abuse and violence against children & youth.

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director “Violence against children is never justifiable. Nor is it inevitable. If its underlying causes are identified and addressed, violence against children is entirely preventable”. – Kofi Annan, United Nations Secretary-General (2006) In 2012 the Women’s … Continue reading

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American Girl Fashion Show® – 150 Girls Needed

American Girl Fashion Show® 2015 Open Model Calls: 150 Girls Needed (Fayetteville, NC) The Child Advocacy Center will host the eighth annual American Girl Fashion Show® on Mar. 21 & 22, 2015. Next year’s shows will be bigger and better … Continue reading

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American Girl Fashion Show® 2015 Open Model Calls

(Fayetteville, NC) The Child Advocacy Center will host the eighth annual American Girl Fashion Show® on Mar. 21 & 22, 2015. Next year’s shows will be bigger and better than ever! Open model calls will be held on: Oct. 4 … Continue reading

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Kiwanis “Care for Kids” Golf Tournament Set For Thursday, Sept. 18

(Fayetteville, N.C.) The Kiwanis Club of Fayetteville will sponsor its Care for Kids Captain’s Choice Golf Tournament on Thursday, September 18, at Cypress Lakes Golf Course with proceeds benefiting the Child Advocacy Center. Check-in time is 11:30 a.m. to noon, … Continue reading

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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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