Children’s Advocacy Center benefits from charity pentathlon

The residents of Lighthouse Bay recently raised $6,600 for Children’s Advocacy Center of Southwest Florida (CAC) at the 13th Annual Lighthouse Bay Charity Pentathlon. Teams participated in a competitive walk and swim, bocce ball, putting contest and tennis contest.

In addition to CAC, Harvest Time Ministries and Healthy Start Coalition of Southwest Florida benefitted from the event.

Since 1981, Children’s Advocacy of Southwest Florida, Inc., a United Way partner agency, has worked to improve the lives of children and their families through a coordinated response to child abuse and neglect, offering them a safe and friendly environment in which to heal. CAC provides abuse determination services as well as therapeutic counseling, parenting education, and prevention programs in Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Charlotte Counties. Information: (239) 939-2808 or

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