CASA DE AMPARO JOINS FORCES WITH JIMBO’S NATURALLY THIS APRIL TO RAISE FUNDS TO FIGHT CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT
April 16, 2019 (San Marcos, CA) – April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Casa de Amparo is doing everything they can to bring awareness to this tragic cycle. During April 20 – 28th, Jimbo’s Natural Grocery Stores will be partnering with Casa de Amparo and collecting donations on a transactional basis in either $1, $3 or $5 increments in support of this effort.
All funds raised will be donated directly to Casa de Amparo to support their efforts to end child abuse and neglect. These programs are aimed at parenting classes, trauma informed therapy, monitored parental visits and providing safe housing and care. “With the help of the community and Jimbo’s, our goal is to raise awareness and intensify our programs to end this vicious cycle of abuse in San Diego County,” said Kathy Karpè, Director of Development for Casa de Amparo.
All five of Jimbo’s Naturally locations will be participating in the unprecedented effort. Please be sure to shop at one of these convenient locations in: Carlsbad, Carmel Valley, Escondido, 4S Ranch and Horton Plaza. All media partners are invited to participate by provide coverage and or interviews at one of the 5 locations. Remember, it only takes a small amount of change to change a child’s life! Please support our efforts in April.
About Casa de Amparo:
Established in 1978, Casa de Amparo (Home of Protection) is recognized as a leader in treating and preventing child abuse and neglect in San Diego County and beyond, with locations in Oceanside and San Marcos. The non–profit organization annually serves over 1,000 Casa Kids, from prenatal to 25 years old, as well as 950 families through integrated programs that promote healing, growth, and healthy relationships. These programs include Residential Services, Counseling Services, Family Visitation, New Directions, and Young Parent Network.