Safe and Sound Child Advocacy Center hosts a variety of fundraising and community awareness events throughout the year that help to support our vision and mission through forensic interviewing, prevention efforts, intervention efforts, and education.

 

Annual Events:

Art + Advocacy

This premier art auction will showcase approximately 50 pieces of work from a host of talented artists through an online auction during the first week of February 2021. There will be fun virtual events all week long! Thetype of artwork for purchase at the event includes sculptures, pottery, woodworking, paintings and photography. Proceeds support SASCAC’s work in prevention education and intervention for physically and sexually abused children in Midland County.

Check out our event page here https://fb.me/e/8gDegr3pa

Pinwheels for Prevention Ceremony- Monday, April 4th 12-1 PM Midland County Courthouse Lawn

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month (CAP). Safe and Sound Child Advocacy Center works tirelessly year round to address and prevent child abuse and neglect.

The blue pinwheel is a nationally recognized symbol of the hope, healing, and happiness deserving of every child. When the entire community takes responsibility for creating healthy environments for children, we lay the foundation for growth and development.

This quick lunch time planting will start at 12 and run until 1 p.m. We invite all community members who want to commit to #StandUpForKids and #BeTheOne to make a difference in the life of a child here in Midland county. Come anytime between 12 and 1 to plant your pinwheel! The ceremony will begin at 12:05 however.

This year our nominees for Safe and Sound’s “Champion for Children” award will be honored and celebrated during this event!

** COVID-19 Protocols followed **

Pinwheels for Prevention Campaign Objectives include:
1. Generate greater awareness of our organization, mission and programs;
2. Increase knowledge of child abuse and neglect prevention;
3. Foster measurable changes in attitudes and beliefs toward child abuse and neglect prevention; and
4. Foster measurable changes in behaviors with regard to child abuse and neglect prevention.

Superhero 5K Fun Run + Walk – April 23rd to April 30th !

Join Midland County’s Safe and Sound Child Advocacy Center at our 7th Annual Superhero 5K Fun Run & Walk! This event will take place on Saturday, April 30th at Stratford Woods Park or virtually from anywhere. This allows our runners and walkers total flexibility for participating. Registration begins at 9 AM. Race starts at 10 AM.

Early Registration until 4/10:
Adults $20
Kids $10
4 and under are free!

Late Registration after 4/10:
Adults $25
Kids $15

 

Register at https://runsignup.com/7thannualsuperhero5kfunrun

Become a Safe and Sound Superhero and #StandUpForMidlandCountyKids. Can you #BeTheOne? We believe through the power of one person, one community, one dollar, one action, Midland residents can help to protect children from abuse and neglect and strengthen families right here in Midland county.

 

Runner’s will receive event t-shirts for participating. Participants will be responsible for picking up their event shirts from the event or Safe and Sound’s office. Runner is responsible for the shipping costs involved if shipping is needed.

 

FB Event Page https://fb.me/e/5TRZPssCH

#CAPmonth

Give Local Midland 2021

We believe every child is deserving of hope, health, and happiness. Unfortunately, this is not a reality for all children; even for some living right here in Midland County.

Since beginning as a Child Advocacy Center in 2008, our agency has conducted over 1500 forensic interviews. Your donation ensures a brighter future for these children as well as every child in Midland County!

To make a donation, click the following link and type in Midland County Child Protection Council. Give Local Midland