Category Archives: CAC News

Be a Hero for a Child – Your gift paves the way for hope, help and healing.

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director The Victim Family Advocates at the Child Advocacy Center provide much needed support to the children who are brought here for their Forensic Interviews and to the caregivers as well.  The Center is a gateway … Continue reading

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Honoring Cumberland County’s Champions for Children

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director The Break the Chain of Child Abuse annual event was held on March 24 with more than 500 children and adults gathered at the Charlie Rose Agri-Expo Center.  The event was sponsored by the Exchange … Continue reading

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Meet the wonderful people at the Child Advocacy Center in Fayetteville

Roberta has worked at the Child Advocacy Center since November 2009.  She has a BS from Moravian College and a MA in Health Services Management from Webster University.  She also has a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Duke University.  Since … Continue reading

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CAC Receives Summertime Kids Grant from Cumberland Community Foundation

Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc., (CCF) has awarded the Child Advocacy Center (CAC) a Summertime Kids grant in the amount of $1,085. The funds will be used to send four girls who are served by the CAC to day camp. The … Continue reading

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Pinwheel Masquerade Ball & Auction to Benefit the Child Advocacy Center

(Fayetteville, NC) Save the Date for the Child Advocacy Center’s fourth annual Pinwheel Masquerade Ball & Auction to Unmask Child Abuse. This fall fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at the Metropolitan Room in downtown Fayetteville. The gala … Continue reading

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Fayetteville’s Ultimate Lip Sync Showdown is a Success!

Fayetteville’s Ultimate Lip Sync Showdown Committee recently presented a ceremonial check to the Child Advocacy Center representing the net proceeds of $40,741 from the inaugural fundraising event held on March 25. Pictured in the front row are Julia Adkins, Committee … Continue reading

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Spotlight – A movie about child abuse awareness

By Faith Boehmer, Prevention/Volunteer Coordinator The Child Advocacy Center is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a screening of Spotlight, a major motion picture that was featured in 2015. This film tells the riveting true story of the … Continue reading

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Pinwheels for Prevention – Plant a Pinwheel for a Child

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director April, Child Abuse Prevention month, is a wonderful time for you to show your support of the children in our community and take a stand against child abuse.  Planting a pinwheel garden is one of … Continue reading

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We Appreciate Our Volunteers and Team Members

By Faith Boehmer, Prevention/Volunteer Coordinator and Roberta Humphries, Executive Director On February 23, the Child Advocacy Center honored its volunteers and community partners for their service to the CAC during 2016 with a special Volunteer/MDT Recognition Dinner held at the … Continue reading

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Pinwheels Will Be Popping Up All Over!

April Child Abuse Prevention Month – 10,000 Pinwheeels This Year (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 … Continue reading

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