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Posts by Sara Henderson

Upcoming Events for 2018

Happy Summer! As we wrap up the first half of 2018 and reflect, we are so grateful for how many children and families we have been able to help this year because of you. Every event you attend, every hour you volunteer, and every dollar you contribute helps a child find their voice to end…

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Student Internship Opportunities

The Child Center, Inc. has intern opportunities for students in the Fall of 2018. Students will learn about our non-profit organization and the dynamics of child abuse including opportunities to observe forensic interviews, working with Child & Family Advocates, Mental Health Services and our school and community-based Prevention Education programs. Volunteer opportunities will also be available…

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The Advocate Newsletter – May 2018

Letter from the Executive Director Welcome to summer! For many families with children, summer means children splashing in the pool, day camps or sleep-away camps, school summer break, lemonade stands, and long lazy days spent outdoors. But, it also means a change in routine when children may have less supervision or be supervised by different…

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Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Child Abuse Victims

The Child Center, Inc. will host its annual Golf Classic on Friday, June 1, 2018, at Incline Village Golf Course located in Foristell, Missouri. Check-in will begin at 8:00 am with a shotgun start at 9:00 am. This event allows players and sponsors to engage with other local businesses and individuals to fund services that…

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The Child Center, Inc. Honors One with Courage Award Winners

The Child Center, Inc. honored their 2018 One with Courage Award winners at their annual black-tie One with Courage Gala held on April 28, 2018, at the Christy Banquet Center in O’Fallon, MO. “We are so grateful to have such compassionate and dedicated champions for our agency,” Sissy Swift, Executive Director, “Awardees are chosen based…

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One with Courage Gala to Raise Funds for Children Victimized by Abuse

The Child Center, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides services to children victimized by abuse and neglect in Northeast Missouri will host its annual gala, Saturday, April 28, 2018, to raise much-needed funds to continue fighting child abuse. The annual black-tie Gala themed “Game on! It’s time to end child abuse”, will be held at…

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The Advocate Newsletter – February 2018

  Letter from the Executive Director Thank you for making a difference in 2017! 2017 was a year of “Taking Action” here at The Child Center, Inc., and we would not have been able to do what we did and provide the services we did without your generous support. Each time you made a donation, each…

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One-Day Workshop to Address Problematic Sexual Behaviors in Children

The Child Center, Inc. will host the Midwest Justice for Children Workshop (MJCW) on April 4, 2018. Thanks, in part, to a generous grant from the Missouri Task Force on Children’s Justice Act, the one-day workshop offers an opportunity for local professionals and caregivers to learn about Responding to Children with Problematic Sexual Behaviors “This…

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Superheroes for Kids Trivia Night to benefit The Child Center, Inc.

The Child Center, Inc. will host its annual Superheroes for Kids Trivia Night on Friday, February 9, 2018, at St. Peter Parish Center located at 301 First Capitol Dr. in St. Charles, Missouri.  Doors open at 6:00 pm and Trivia starts at 7:00 pm. The evening will be themed around the board game “Clue” and…

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Multiply Your Donation to Benefit Children in Your Community

It’s a Win Win! You benefit on your taxes, AND assist The Child Center, Inc. in responding to child abuse! As the year draws to a close, and you are considering your end-of-year charitable giving, we want to remind you of the available tax credits you may qualify for with a donation to The Child…

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