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)

11th Annual One Child at a Time Benefit: Picnic in the Park

Are you ready to join CALICO at our biggest event of the year? It’s time to buy your tickets for the One Child at a Time Benefit. On Saturday, September 19th, CALICO is pleased to return to Preservation Park for a fourth year, and has taken your feedback into consideration to make this year’s event even better than before.
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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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