Category Archives: CAC News

Hats off to You…CAC Volunteers

By Faith Boehmer, Prevention/Volunteer Coordinator On February 19 the Child Advocacy Center honored its volunteers with a special “Volunteer Round-Up” recognition dinner held at the Kiwanis Recreation Center. The western- themed event featured food by R-Burger, music by the Par … Continue reading

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The Child Advocacy Center Welcomes Six New Board Members

The Child Advocacy Center announces new members of its Board of Directors, who will serve three-year terms beginning January 2015. Anna Cole is a Licensed Professional Counselor who began her career working with the victims of the Columbine Shooting in … Continue reading

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month – Plant a Pinwheel for a Child

By Roberta Humphries, Executive Director In 1983, Congress declared April to be National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Since that time, communities across the country have taken the opportunity to raise awareness of issues surrounding child maltreatment and abuse through various … Continue reading

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American Girl Fashion Show® Raffle Winners

The winners of our 2015 American Girl Fashion Show® Raffle Prizes are listed below. In addition to these packages, we also had a raffle for a $100 American Girl gift card. Taylor Leonard was the winner of the gift card … Continue reading

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Pinwheels to be Planted…

Pinwheels to be Planted at Child Advocacy Center to Mark April as Child Abuse Prevention Month (Fayetteville, NC) Spring has sprung; flowers are blooming; and pinwheels are popping up all over as a reminder of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month! … Continue reading

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CAC Endowment Challenge

After more than 2 decades of assisting thousands of children and their families in difficult situations, the Child Advocacy Center is working to build its endowment, so that its services will be available to others in need for years to … Continue reading

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Call for Art – My Hero … In Word and Pictures

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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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