Tour de’ CASA bike ride to focus on child abuse

8/22/2014, 3:28 p.m.

Child advocates and their friends and supporters will bike in the DeKalb CASA Tour de’ CASA at Milam Park in Clarkston on Sept. 6.

The inaugural “10K Bike Ride Advocacy” takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The family-friendly event hosted by DeKalb County Court Appointed Special Advocates Inc. will raise awareness about CASA and child abuse and neglect.

CASA provides qualified, compassionate adults to fight for and protect a child’s right to be safe, to be treated with dignity and respect, and to learn and grow in the safe embrace of a loving family. DeKalb CASA is an affiliate of Georgia CASA, a nonprofit with 47 affiliate programs.

Milam Park is at 3816 Poplar Drive. For more information, email dekalbcasa@dekalbcasa.org or cal