Savannah/Cha- tham County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), Inc. will announce its Savannah Stars for the 8th Annual Dancing with Savannah Stars fundraising event on Thursday, August 13th, 2015. The kickoff celebration will be from 5:30 – 7:30pm and is hosted by Cha Bella, located at 102 East Broad Street. Nine local celebrities will be introduced to the public to announce their fundraising campaign in support of CASA while training in their favorite style of ballroom dance.
This professional, networking event is open to the public. Proceeds from a silent auction will benefit Savannah/Chatham CASA. Drink specials and menu items will also be available throughout the evening.
Each local celebrity will fundraise for 13 weeks. The proceeds will support volunteer recruitment, management and advocacy of children in the child welfare system. The mission of CASA is vital in fulfilling one of society’s most fundamental obligations in life. CASA strives to train compassionate adults who will fight to protect abused and neglected children with the ultimate goal of placement in a stable and permanent home. Every child deserves the right to thrive in a nurturing and caring environment.