3rd Annual Make A Racket For The Kids!
Join us for our 3rd annual "Make a Racket for Kids", a tennis & pickleball round robin fundraiser. It'll be a fun evening of tennis, pickleball and other games to help raise money for Children Advocacy Centers of Mississippi and their work to defeat child abuse throughout Mississippi. All playing levels are welcome. Participation levels for tennis will be based on JLTA color or USTA rating. Pickleball competitive levels include intermediate and advanced.
One Loud Voice conference:
A Multidisciplinary Team approach to child abuse
March 18-20, 2019
"Safety and security don't just happen, they are the result of collective consensus and public investment. We owe our children, the most vulnerable citizens in our society, a life free of violence and fear."
— Nelson Mandela, Former President of South Africa
child abuse statistics
According to the U.S. Administration for Children & Families, an estimated 1,670 children died from abuse and neglect in the United States in 2015. That same year, Children’s Advocacy Centers around the country served more than 311,000 child victims of abuse, providing victim advocacy and support to these children and their families.