What Community Support Means at CALICO

“You mean people made this place just for kids like me?” asked one 12-year-old boy in an amazed voice after proclaiming CALICO’s office “hecka nice.” He went on to marvel at the comfortable furniture in the interview room and flat screen TV and toys in the waiting area and wondered where they came from. A CALICO staff member told him many different people and groups make donations to support CALICO’s work. That day, this boy made an important discovery – he learned that people he did not even know cared about him and other children like him. (read more)

CALICO is Seeking an Executive Director

CALICO is seeking an experienced nonprofit leader and hands-on manager who will continue to inspire, guide and advocate on behalf of abused children and their families. Click here for more details.
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Andrea Carlise - A Champion for Children

CALICO is pleased to introduce this issue’s hero, Andrea Carlise, a long-time champion for children and a 2015 One Child at a Time awardee. CALICO first met Andrea in 2011 when its on-site District Attorney Liaison reached out to her to seek legal advice on CALICO’s behalf. Since then, Andrea has gone above and beyond to show her support to CALICO and her commitment to keeping children safe and healthy.
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11th Annual One Child at a Time Benefit Raffle

Buy tickets for the amazing raffle at CALICO's 11th Annual One Child at a Time Benefit on Saturday, September 19th in Oakland's Preservation Park.

All proceeds will support services for abused children and their families.

You do not need to be present to win.
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