Big wheel to spin at casino night benefiting New Morning, Lilliput, and CASA
Gambling for a good cause?The Placerville Rotary Club will be hosting a Casino Night at 6-10 p.m. on Nov. 10 at the New American Legion Hall, 4561 Greenstone Rd., Placerville. Roulette, craps, black jack and poker, along with hors d’oeuvres and a lot of fun will be offered at Casino Night with all proceeds benefiting New Morning Youth & Family Services, Lilliput Children’s Services and Court Appointed Special Advocates of El Dorado County.
The three agencies benefiting from this first ever Casino Night serve children from different perspectives, yet they are often intertwined. CASA serves abused and neglected children, guiding them through the complex foster and juvenile legal system, providing a positive adult influence and a comprehensive, independent view of the child’s best interests for the court.
“Judges listen to what the advocates say and a child represented by a CASA is only half as likely to reenter the court system,” said John Adams, executive director of CASA El Dorado.
CASA El Dorado serves over 400 children a year and ...