3rd Annual Make A Racket For The Kids!

October 10, 2019 @ 6:00PM — 9:00PM

Tennis and Pickleball Event

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Purchase your ticket today to make a racket against child abuse!

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.

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Come out and support the Children's Advocacy Centers of Mississippi with a fun evening of tennis and pickleball!! This great organization is proud to support 11 local child advocacy centers who give hope and healing to the victims of child abuse in Mississippi.

This will be a fun evevning of Round Robin and Beat the Pro! Space is limited so sign up today. Cost is $60.00 to play and includes a t-shirt, drinks, food and live music during the event. Cost for non-players is $30.00 and includes drinks, food and live music during event.

Prior to the advent of children's advocacy centers, abused children faced a maze of entities in reporting the abuse and getting appropriate therapeutic care. Families often faced frustration with the system and withdrew from the process, resulting in no conviction for the perpetrator and no healing for the child.

At our local Child Advocacy Centers, a child can relate his or her experience one time, in one place, rather than being shuttled between doctors, police, counselors, and child advocates. We strive to provide a comfortable, child-friendly setting in which a child can feel safe telling what has happened to them. Our multidisciplinary teams are made up of trained professionals whose primary goal is to reduce the burden of the children and help facilitate their recovery.

With your help, we can be One Loud Voice for Mississippi's children.