Ascension Parish President proclaims April as 'Child Abuse Prevention Month'
POSTED: Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 4:00am
UPDATED: Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 4:04am
ASCENSION PARISH, LA — Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez proclaimed the month of April, 2013 as “Child Abuse Prevention Month."
President Martinez read the proclamation aloud during the April 4 parish council meeting in Donaldsonville.
Stephanie Breeden, lead advocate supervisor with Child Advocacy Services (CAS) accepted the proclamation and announced CAS would be holding their annual Blue Run – One Mile Family Walk and 5K Race on Saturday, April 13, 2013, from 7:00 a.m. till 10:30 a.m.
Pre- and post-race festivities will take place on the grounds of Gonzales City Hall, 120 S. Irma Blvd.