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Annual Pull! for Kids Sporting Clays Shoot set for Sept. 22
Pull! for Kids, a sporting clays tournament, helps ensure that abused, neglected and at-risk kids in Southeast Michigan continue to have the safety and protections they need in order to live the healthy, happy and violence-free lives they deserve.
Madison Heights, Mich. (August 22, 2011) – The second annual fundraiser for Childhelp Michigan will happen on Sept. 22, 2011 at the Detroit Gun Club in Walled Lake.
This extremely popular event is a 100 sporting clays tournament with both team and individual top shooter awards. The tournament will begin at 1pm and includes dinner. The event is expected to conclude at 7:30pm.
This is a unique event that raises money for abused, neglected and at-risk children in Southeast Michigan.
Each team will be assigned a “puller” to lend assistance. Ear and eye protection will be provided and must be worn by all shooters and spectators.
“We got such a positive response from last year’s Pull for Kids event that we are making this an annual event,” said Ann Marie Lesniak, program director for Childhelp Michigan. “It is a new and different spin on a traditional fundraiser and it helps the most vulnerable within our community- our children.”
The cost to participate is $250 per person and includes dinner. Additional sponsorships and underwriting is available.
For more information about this event, please call 248-353-0921 or email email@example.com. If you cannot attend but would like to make a donation, please send checks to Childhelp 30680 Montpelier, Suite 250 Madison Heights, MI 48071.
About Childhelp Michigan
The Childhelp Foster Family and Adoption Agency of Michigan has successfully united children deserving of love, compassion and hope with families who are willing and capable of giving it to them. The agency actively recruits, certifies and trains foster and adoptive families throughout Southeast Michigan. Among the valuable continuum of care, Childhelp provides many services including, family and individual counseling, case management, free, on-going foster family training, foster family certification, adoption services and 24-hour support & crisis intervention
About Childhelp ®
CEO and Co-Founder Sara O’Meara and President and Co-Founder Yvonne Fedderson started Childhelp in 1959, establishing it as a leading national non-profit organization dedicated to helping victims of child abuse and neglect and at-risk children. Childhelp’s approach focuses on advocacy, prevention, treatment and community outreach.
The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline, 1-800-4-A-CHILD®
For more information about Childhelp, please call 480-922-8212 or visit www.childhelp.org.