October 15, 2020 @ 6:00PM — October 29, 2020 @ 6:00PM
Two fun filled nights of tennis and pickleball.
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.
Please join us on October 15, 2020 for an evening of tennis at Parham Bridges. Round Robin and Beat the Pro! Space is limited so sign up today. Cost is $40.00 to play and includes a sports towel, drinks, snacks, games and live music during the event. Cost for non-players is $25.00 and includes drinks, snacks and live music during event. On October 29, 2020, we will have an evening of pickleball at the Country Club of Jackson. Cost is $40.00 to play and includes a sports towel, drinks and snacks during the event. Cost for non-players is $25.00 and includes drinks and snacks during event. Check-in starts at 5:30pm and warmup will start around 6:00pm.
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.