What began humbly in 1979 with $40 in donations, one desk, and borrowed office space has grown into a full-service agency that shelters, supports, inspires and advocates for survivors of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault.
JUNE -- GOLF SCRAMBLE
Golfers team up at Whispering Pines Golf Club to "Drive Out Child Abuse" in Livingston County and raise funds for abused and neglected children. Each team plays for a child and is named for that child. JULY -- GARDEN TOUR
Guests roam the grounds of Livingston County’s best private gardens during this lush fundraising weekend. Visit city, suburban and rural gardens created with love and lots of imagination. Enter our Blooming Raffle for spectacular prizes, join the Stargazer Scavenger Hunt, or purchase a commemorative collectible pin. JULY -- TWILIGHT IN THE GARDEN
Sample international wines. Sip on cold brews. Nibble on gourmet hors d'oeuvres. Listen to sizzling music. Stroll colorful gardens. Shop the Twilight Treats Marketplace. Sit a spell at the Cigar & Spirits Bar. SEPTEMBER -- DENIM & DIAMONDS
Test Lady Luck in the Wild West gambling barn, listen to foot stompin' music, kick up your boots during line dancing, enjoy down-home cooking, saddle up to the Rattlesnake Saloon & Cigar Bar, make gourmet s'mores, watch fireworks and a whole heap more!
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally was written and published by LACASA in September, 2012. It is updated regularly with links to relevant articles as they appear in the press. You will find the links at the bottom of this post. By Robin L. O’Grady with Nicole Matthews-Creech The conviction of former Penn State assistant football […]