In Print: CAII Wine Tasting for Charity

On Sunday, December 7, 2014, an article written by Child Advocates II, Inc. (CAII) board member Marianne A. Trussell was published in the Chronicle edition of the Tallahassee Democrat.

Advertising this Wednesday's CAII Wine Tasting for Charity fundraiser at 101 Restaurant's Versailles Lounge, the article also provides an overview of our program and the mission of CAII.

The Tallahassee Democrat article is presented below in case you missed it. Thank you to Marianne Trussell for sharing our program with the public.

Print flyer for CAII Wine Tasting for Charity

Wine Tasting for Charity Event Hosted by Child Advocates II and 101 Restaurant
to be Held Dec. 17

by Marianne A. Trussell

Sunday, December 7, 2014
Tallahassee Democrat
Chronicle Edition

On Wednesday, December 17, Child Advocates II, Inc. (CAII) and 101 Restaurant will host a Wine Tasting for Charity event at the Versailles Lounge of 101 Restaurant in Kleman Plaza, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. to raise funds for the Second Judicial Circuit Guardian ad Litem Program (GAL Program).

CAII is a charitable 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization founded to support the GAL Program. Through fundraising, public outreach, and volunteer support, CAII works closely with the Guardian ad Litem Program to help provide for the needs of abused and neglected children in Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon, Liberty, and Wakulla County.

Since its inception in 1988, CAII has conducted numerous fundraising and marketing events, volunteer recruitment programs, membership drives, and special events, and collected donations to help secure the basic needs of these children.

The cost for sampling an assortment of delicious wines and tasty hors d'oeuvres is $25; general admission is $15. Also available are two levels of sponsorships which will not only help children in need, but promote your business. The platinum level is available for $250 and the titanium level is available for $500.

All sponsors' logos will be placed on lounge table tents and on the CAII website and will be mentioned during any radio and television promotional opportunities.

Titanium level sponsors will also receive special recognition at the event during the keynote presentation. Payment through PayPal is encouraged; cash and check admission will be accepted at the event. Please visit for additional details and to access PayPal.

Your participation and support are appreciated. Invite your friends — everyone is welcome. This pre-holiday event is a great way to express our gratitude for what we have by helping the youngest members of our community who are less fortunate. Alcoholic beverages are for those 21 years and up. Remember to drink responsibly.

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