Jul 28, 2014 09:28 About Town, July 20, 2014 About Town, July 20, 2014 CASA playhouse Advocate story July 28, 2014 Comments CASA PLAYHOUSE WHAT: Raffle of playhouse to benefit Capital Area CASA Association WHEN: JULY 26 THROUGH AUG. 17 WHERE: MALL OF LOUISIANA TICKETS: $5 INFORMATION: (225) 379-8598 OR CASABR.ORG DETAILS: THE 20TH PLAYHOUSE FUNDRAISER IS PRESENTED BY HOLMES BUILDING MATERIALS. THE PLAYHOUSE IS VALUED AT NEARLY $17,000, WAS DESIGNED BY LILLIPUT PLAY HOMES AND WILL BE ASSEMBLED BY LOCAL BUILDER FAULK AND MEEK GENERAL CONTRACTORS. ALL PROCEEDS TO SUPPORT CASA’S ADVOCACY EFFORTS FOR ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN IN NEED OF SAFE, PERMANENT HOMES. SCHOOL GIVEAWAY WHAT: Back-to-school giveaway of undergarments for girls, teens and women WHEN: 11:30 A.M. TO 3 P.M. SATURDAY, JULY 26 WHERE: MCKINLEY ALUMNI CENTER, 1520 THOMAS H. DELPIT DRIVE, BATON ROUGE DETAILS: EVENT IS SPONSORED BY JESS’ BRA CLOSET, A NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION. THE FIRST 50 GIRLS WILL BE ENTERED TO WIN AN IPAD MINI. THERE WILL BE GIFT BAGS, REFRESHMENTS AND MOTIVATIONAL MESSAGES. CULINARY FUNDRAISER WHAT: 11th annual La Cuisine de la Louisiane fundraiser for the American Red Cross of Central Louisiana in Alexandria, Faith House in Lafayette and the Avoyelles Society for the Developmentally Disabled in Marksville WHEN: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 27 WHERE: Paragon Casino Resort, Mari Showroom, Marksville TICKETS/INFO: $35. Call the American Red Cross at (318) 442-6621, Faith House at (337) 267-9422 or ASDD at 318-253-6955. (800) 946-1946, ext. 2047 DETAILS: All proceeds will go to the nonprofits. Guests will enjoy samplings from restaurants throughout the state. Entertainment will be provided by Kip Sonnier.