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Local organization holds event to raise awareness for neglected children in Laramie County

Local organization holds event to raise awareness for neglected children in Laramie County

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Laramie County holds their third annual To Be a Kid Again event to help raise funds and awareness for their volunteer program. The fundraiser will have various activities going on such as balloon making by Alpacaglobo Baloons, Mentalist Reed Barrett to perform tricks, and a Sheriff's Photo Booth for group photos. Along with silent actions, bingo, a basketball challenge, and Duck Pond. *Items donated by local businesses for a silent auction. h/t photo: CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Laramie County, WY/Pitchengine Communities* *​Items donated by local businesses for a silent auction. h/t photo: CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Laramie County, WY/Pitchengine Communities* Since 2002, almost one-fourth of the abused, neglected, or abandoned children who have been through the court process have been served by a CASA member, according to CASA of Laramie County. There are currently 114 children in new cases that have opened for this year, with only 51 total advocates. Details on the event can be found here . Feature photo: Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce/Pitchengine Communities #shortgo