Child Advocates of Fort Bend

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Gearing up for 30th Birthday Gala Celebration

Child Advocates of Fort Bend is marking 30 years of serving child victims of abuse and their families with a 30th Birthday Gala Celebration on Saturday, May 8, 2021. This fun, adult event, will take place at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square and will feature a live band, live and silent auctions, a raffle and wine and gift card pulls. Michele Fisher will serve as emcee for the evening and Johnny Bravo will join her […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Named Beneficiary of Fort Bend Junior Service League Sugar Plum Marketplace

Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) Members recently presented a check for a portion of the proceeds of their recent Sugar Plum Market to Child Advocates of Fort Bend. The agency actively recruits and trains volunteers to serve in its Children’s Advocacy Center and as CASA Advocates who are appointed as Guardians ad Litem for foster youth. The funds will be used to help with virtual trainings for CASA volunteers and virtual pre-service training to […]

Pandemic or not, Partnerships Lead to Great Homes for Children: Child Advocates and Its Partners Celebrate National Adoption Day

Fort Bend County 328th and 387th and 505th District Courts Finalize 10 Adoptions The Honorable Judge Walter Armatys, The Honorable Brenda Mullinix, and The Honorable Judge David Perwin will finalize adoptions virtually on Friday in celebration of National Adoption Day. An additional eleven children were adopted out of the foster care system earlier this year. The Fort Bend County 328th, 387th, and 505th District Courts joined courts across the country in opening their doors on National Adoption Day to […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Announces 2020 Christmas Home Tour Plans

“Twenty-nine years ago, a group of volunteers, many of whom are still involved, opened their homes, decorated them for Christmas, baked some cookies and charged admission in an effort to keep Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s (CAFB) doors open,” stated Lisa Moore, Child Advocates of Fort Bend Development Director. “They raised $2,000, kept the doors open and the lights on and began a new Fort Bend County tradition. Historically, the two-day Home Tour has hosted […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Receives Grant From Waller County

Child Advocates of Fort Bend was a recipient of state funds to Waller County to provide forensic interviews, therapy and clinical services to children who are victims of sexual abuse, physical abuse and witnesses to violent crime. The funds are in standing with the partnership between the two agencies as Child Advocates of Fort Bend officially serves Waller County and Austin County with its full array of services and programs through its Children’s Advocacy Center and […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tickets Now Available  

Photo courtesy of Child Advocates of Fort Bend

Tickets to the 27th annual Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tour are now available online at www.cafb.org and at Fort Bend area Randalls stores. The Christmas Home Tour features five private homes in Fort Bend County beautifully decorated for Christmas. Neighborhoods and homes vary each year, so guests who have been to the Home Tour before are guaranteed to see something new each year. This year’s homes are in historic Richmond, Lakes of […]

Last Chance To Reserve Your Seat at Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s Le Cirque Gala

Gearing up for the Le Cirque Gala set for Saturday, April 29 at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square front row (L to R) are: Child Advocates of Fort Bend Board Members Farha Ahmed, Nell Ciancarelli and Cynthia Barratt. Back row (L to R) are: Denny Adelung, Jim McClellan, Jim Lockwood, Ruthanne Mefford, Nancy Olson, Pat Somers, Betty Baitland, Pat Hebert, Xavier Maza, Vickie Looney, and Bob Culak.

  There are a few seats left for the Le Cirque Gala and auction at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square on April 29, 2017 at 6 pm. Call today to reserve your place at this whimsical, fantastical event which benefits the agency’s programs for children whose lives have been torn apart by abuse and neglect. You won’t want to miss this fun evening which includes professional aerialists, child dancers, vibrant colors, crazy costumes, jewelry, […]

Joining Forces to Fight Child Abuse

  Child Advocates of Fort Bend hosts Annual Light of Hope Ceremony   If you are driving around Fort Bend County, you might notice a lot of blue in the landscape these days. Child Advocates of Fort Bend and Exchange Club of Sugar Land have joined forces to blanket the County in blue this April for Child Abuse Prevention Month. On Friday, April 7 Child Advocates of Fort Bend kicked off April National Child Abuse Prevention […]

OCuSOFT Getting Ready for Le Cirque Gala

 OCuSOFT, Inc. will join Exchange Club of Sugar Land as Ringmaster Sponsor for Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s 17th annual gala – Le Cirque, a whimsical, fantastical ball on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square. “We’ll have Cirque du Soleil style entertainment, a live auction, silent auction, raffle, wine pull, dinner and dancing,” stated Event Chair Lisa Moore. “New for this year is our magical, mystery jewelry pull. We’ve teamed […]

Youth in Philanthropy Making a Difference for Child Advocates of Fort Bend

On Saturday, January 14, seventeen students from The George Foundation’s Youth In Philanthropy (YIP) Program helped Child Advocates of Fort Bend (CAFB) with several critical projects. The YIP “Dream Team” painted canvases for the interview rooms in the Children’s Advocacy Center at CAFB, sorted, catalogued and organized donations for the agency’s children’s care room, organized toys and games in the children’s play area, labeled envelopes for their upcoming Gala mailing and participated in interviews and […]