Upcoming Events Support the Carousel Center

Merry Go Run 2022

Save the Date
Saturday, September 17, 2022

Merry Go Run  10K, 5K, and 1 Mile
Brunswick Forest, NC

EXCITING NEWS FOR 2022!  You asked for it and we listened!  We will still have the 1 Mile and 5K which everyone loves..but we have added a 10K.  If you ran the 5K or 4 Mile this year – challenge yourself to the 10K in 2022.

Register for 2022
Lighthouse Beer & Wine Festival Supports the Carousel Center

SAVE THE DATES!!

Lighthouse Beer and Wine presents The Carousel Center Beer and Wine Festival at Live Oak Pavilion and Riverfront Park, October 29, 2022!

BUY TICKETS NOW.

Stay tuned for updates

I want to volunteer at the 2022 Lighthouse Beer and Wine Festival. Add me to your list!

Tee it Off Golf Tournament Fore the Kids supports the Carousel Center

Tee It Off FORE the Kids Golf Tournament
Presented by Johnstone Supply
SAVE THE DATE: November 12th, 2022

We are looking forward to another wonderful day of golf and fellowship with our generous community of supporters! Save Saturday, November 13th and we will update this information as soon as we confirm our location for 2022.

Thank you to each and every one of you who participated in the 2021 Tee It Off Golf FORE The Kids!  Together, you helped raise $26,300!

For more information on the 2021 Event – Go to this LINK

You give our youngest victims the time and attention they need to heal, with evidence-based intervention and evaluation protocols, gentle therapies, and more in a safe, child-friendly, accredited Child Advocacy Center. We are grateful for your support and participation.  We hope you will come to play with us again.  You are our Partner in Hope!

Holiday Hugs - Sign up to be a Secret Santa

Holiday Hugs

Secret Santa’s fulfilling a Child’s Santa Wishlists

Holiday Hugs 

Holiday Hugs matches a child or family in need with a Secret Santa to make a child’s wishes come true. A Secret Santa may be an individual, family, group of co-workers, or an entire business, who is willing to sponsor a family, or families, by purchasing items from their wish list. You can ensure they have a very special holiday.

We are grateful for the generosity of over 40 Secret Santa’s helping over 110 children and their caregivers.

Thank you to this year’s sponsors, TARGET, Books a Million, and American Legion Post 10.

For more details on Holiday Hugs, or to be a Sponsor in 2022
Questions? Laurie Taylor, CFRE, Development Manager, 910-254-9898

Heart of the Matter Breakfast & Tinman Awards

Heart of the Matter & Tinman Awards Breakfast

SAVE THE DATE

Wednesday, February 8TH, 2023

SAVE THE DATE Wednesday, February 8th, 2023

Be a Host in 2023 – Invite your friends, colleagues, co-workers to join you in the fight to end Child Abuse!  Each host will host a table of ten to join you at this informative and fun event.  You will also have a personalized URL to share and raise much-needed funds to support the mission and services of the Carousel Center.

Be A Sponsor in 2023 Show your support of the Carousel Center. Each sponsor will have the opportunity to showcase their business and support of the Carousel Center to your community, team, and clients.

Click HERE for more details on being a Host or being a Sponsor
Questions? Laurie Taylor, CFRE, Development Manager, 910-254-9898

2022 Making Legends Local Gala & Lip-sync Battle

SAVE THE DATE!  Saturday, April 29th, 2023

20th Annual Making Legends Local Gala – Lip Sync Battle
Saturday, April 29th, 2023
6:30 pm Red Carpet Reception | 8 pm Showtime!

We had the time of our life! Thank you to all who attended the 19th Annual Making Legends Local Gala & Lip Sync Battle! After shaking off the Covid Blues the Making Legends Local Gala raised much-needed funds in support of the mission and services of the Carousel Center. For more information Check Out the Event Page

Questions? Please contact Laurie.taylor@carouselcenter.org if you have any questions.

Thank you for standing beside us and for being a Champion of Children!

Enter an Act in 2023  – Invite your friends, colleagues, and coworkers to join you in the fight to end Child Abuse!  Each ACT picks a song within the Movie Soundtrack Magic theme and performs to win either the Best in Show award or the Ka-Ching Challenge – promote your act far and wide with a personalized URL to share and raise much-needed funds to support the mission and services of the Carousel Center.

Be A Sponsor – Show your support of the Carousel Center. Each sponsor will have the opportunity to showcase their business and support of the Carousel Center to your community, team, and clients.

To enter an ACT or to be a Sponsor , to serve on the 2023 Events Committee – contact Laurie Taylor, CFRE, Development Manager, or Laura Pawlewicz, at  910-254-9898

Refund Policy

The Carousel Center (TCC) relies on the generosity of its donors to support the services we offer to abused and neglected children in the Cape Fear region. We work hard to be good stewards of every donation, and we want every donor to be completely satisfied with their support of our mission.

 TCC will gladly give you a full refund for any donation or purchase within the following guidelines. If you have any questions, please contact the Development Manager at 910.254.9898 or laurie.taylor@carouselcenter.org.

Donation Refund

You must request a refund in writing within 30 days of TCC’s receipt of your donation.
TCC will make refunds in the manner in which they were given (see “Refund Timelines” below).

Event Ticket Refund

TCC reserves the right to cancel, reschedule or limit the attendance of any official TCC event.

If TCC cancels an event, we will make every effort to give registrants at least 24 hours’ notice.

  • Registrants have the option to receive a refund or convert their ticket to a tax-deductible donation to support TCC’s services.

If TCC postpones or reschedules an event, you have several options:

  • You can use your sponsorship/ticket at the rescheduled event (please retain your receipt).
  • You may convert your sponsorship/ticket to a tax-deductible donation to TCC, and we will send you a tax receipt.
  • You can give your ticket(s) to friends or business associates. (If you select this option, please contact TCC with the guest(s)’ names.)
  • You can request a refund in writing up to five (5) business days prior to the rescheduled or postponed event, and TCC will issue a full refund.

Note: TCC cannot refund tickets or donations to “third party” or non-TCC controlled events.

Refund Timeframes

  • TCC will refund check or cash donations within 10 business days of receipt of a written refund request.
  • TCC will refund EFT and credit card purchases within two business days of a written refund request.

adopted March 17, 2020