Thanks to everyone who volunteered, donated, or helped in any way to make our April Awareness activities a success! We appreciate all your time and support!
April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention month. Here is a list of activities planned so far, we hope you will consider joining us!
Adams County: April 5th – Flag Raising Ceremony at the Adams County Courthouse, 12:15 p.m., 5th Street Side of building.
April 10th – Koins for Kids event in Quincy at the corner of 18th & State. Collection times are 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; and 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. If you would like to volunteer to help out with this event please call the office at 217-223-2272.
Morgan County: April 22nd – Koins for Kids will be at the Midland Farm & Home In Jacksonville from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Brown County: April 29th – Koins for Kids will be at the Mt. Sterling IGA from 10:00 a.m, to 2:00 p.m. Rescheduled for Saturday, May 13th, same time and location.
McDonough County: April 4th – Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Flag Raising , 12:00 noon, at City Hall. The Honor Guard will raise the flag, and Mayor Inman will read a proclamation. Something new . . . we will be handing out blue/silver pinwheels, the symbol of child abuse prevention.
April 8th is the third annual Koins for Kids. We will again be collecting at Hy Vee and Farm King from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. We need people to man the collection sites. Can you help? Please call 309-544-0003 to sign up for a time that works for you! (If there are any of you that can help but can’t stand for long periods of time, we will get you a chair!)
April 29th – Run For CASA’s Kids
Saturday, April 29th – Registration 7:15-7:45 am at The Old Dairy in Macomb
5K Run/Walk – 8:00 am
$25 Entry Fee (Through April 1st to receive a t-shirt) or
$30 after April 1st (No shirt guaranteed)
Kids 12 and under free 1 mile course