Child Advocacy Services’ 5th Blue Run set for April 11

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The Child Advocacy Services’ 5th annual Blue Run is set for Saturday, April 11. The run will feature a 1-mile Fun Run/Walk and 5k Race. Activities will start at 7 a.m. at City Hall in Gonzales. Child Advocacy Services is proud to name St. Elizabeth Hospital as the Front Runner Sponsor.

Blue Run is the signature kickoff event for Child Abuse Prevention Month and an opportunity to educate the community about Child Abuse and Neglect. Child Advocacy Services is excited to support child abuse awareness by presenting the Blue Run as a fun, family event with a focus on prevention education, outreach, and CASA program advocacy to our community.  CAS welcomes runners and teams of runners from all over to participate in this race. 

Registration can be completed online by visiting www.childadv.net  or any Child Advocacy Services office in the ten parishes we serve.  For more information about race day activities and sponsorship opportunities contact Child Advocacy Services at 224-647-2005.

Child Advocacy Services provides advocacy through their mission to give voice, healing, and security to children.  The CASA and CAC programs at Child Advocacy Services provide assistance to children and families in ten parishes including Ascension, Assumption, East and West Feliciana, Livingston, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John and Tangipahoa.