It has been another busy fall for CASA Foundation and we are excited to share all of the thrilling updates with you!
A big thank you to the sponsors, participants, donors, and the organizing committee for this year’s amazing CASA Golf Classic. The tournament was a resounding success.
Despite the cold and windy weather, golfers and sponsors alike came out to enjoy the beautiful Blackhawk Golf Course on Thursday, September 20. The tournament was followed by dinner, live auction, and program back in the gorgeous clubhouse. This year’s event raised a record amount of nearly $ 90,000.00 for CASA Foundation – bringing our total for the event to over $200,000.00 within the last three years!
Breaking the Silence Mental Health Walk & Run – Saturday, September 15, 2018
Thank you to the organizers of Breaking the Silence Walk and Run. The event was a huge success despite that cold snowy weather. Just under 1000 people registered for the event and well over 800 participants and volunteers attended. The event raised over $20,000 for the CASA Parents Helping Parents program! A huge thank you to all the sponsors, volunteers, participants, and community partners for coming out and supporting this amazing event. Your support gives mental health a voice.
Kurylo Black & White Garden Party – Saturday, September 15, 2018
It was a wonderful evening of shopping, fun, food, and drinks. Hosted by Steve & Joan Kurylo, the couple opened their beautiful Sherwood Park home for an exciting event in support of CASA Foundation and the GRIT Program. The night featured a shopping extravaganza with an opportunity to purchase every accessory your heart could desire, complete with valet parking, a unique man cave with hot shaves by Concrete Barbers, silent auction, spirit tastings, and delicious tapas. We want to say a huge thank you to shoppers, volunteers and sponsors for your support.
A special thank you to the Kurylo family for creating a wonderful evening to remember and for supporting the community through this spectacular event!
YEG Fitness – Wellness Talk Series – Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Congratulations and a big thank you to YEG Fitness for hosting their first YEGFIT Talk on October 3, discussing the important issue of mental health. The event took place at Central Social Hall, where a panel of three speakers with lived experience talked about their mental health journey. Proceeds for the evening went to support the CASA Foundation.
Hypno Howl at Festival Place – Wednesday, October 24, 2018
This Halloween event featured a kid and family friendly hypnotist show by Colin Christopher, a candy buffet, a photo booth, face painting, and more! Tickets sold for $20.00 each with 90% of the tickets sales going directly back to the CASA Foundation Scholarship Program. Thank you to the organizer and supporters of this event.
Perfect Storm Athletics – Saturday, October 27, 2018
We are so grateful that Perfect Storm Athletics chose CASA as their charity of choice for their Halloween event. This event was hosted for kids, youth, and families involved in their athletic program as part of their “gratitude month”. Donations were taken at the event, which will go to support CASA programs.