CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) invites transportation enthusiasts and families alike to join together for an afternoon of fun that will benefit abused and neglected children in foster care. The non-
profit’s 7th annual Pepco World of Wheels for CASA, presented by Council Member Deni Taveras, is a Touch-A-Truck and Family Festival that will take place Saturday, October 13th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at DeMatha Catholic High School (4313 Madison St., Hyattsville, Md. 20781).
This community event will feature cars, trucks of all sizes, motorcycles and other unique vehicles, including: police vehicles, a recycling truck, utility equipment, a TurboHaul bulk trash truck and the Ameribus community health vehicle. Dance to the music and enjoy an assortment of activities for kids of all ages, including moon bounces, carnival games, craft tables, face painting, temporary tattoos and cotton candy. Grab a delicious lunch on site from the Texas Roadhouse (proceeds benefit CASA).
Attendees also can learn about volunteer opportunities with CASA to provide a voice to abused and neglected children in Prince George’s County or make a direct donation at the CASA information table. All proceeds from the event will directly support CASA/Prince George’s County.
Council Member Deni Taveras, District 2, is sponsoring admission. Entrance will be free to all. All families who attend will receive a special gift bag.
Pepco, Council Member Deni Taveras, WTOP, TurboHaul, Amerigroup, and CW & Sons Infrastructure are major sponsors. CLICK HERE to find out more about the event and its exhibit and sponsorship opportunities or see the “World of Wheels for CASA Event Page” on Facebook.
For more information, contact event organizer Kara Bundy at 301-209-0491 or wow4CASA@gmail.com.