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Hall/Dawson CASA fundraiser set for Sat.

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILLE - CASAblanca Casino Night - a fundraiser for the Hall/Dawson Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), will be held Saturday October 20 at 7:30 at the Gainesville Civic Center.

It will feature food, both a silent and live auction, casino games, and music by Sean Van Meter and the Vertigo Band.

Admission is $50 and tickets will entitle the holders to $400 in play money for the casino tables. Prizes will be offered at the end of the evening to the player with the most "money" and there will be a raffle for the use of a new Kia Soul for a year, three nights in North Carolina and a new iPad.

Call 770-531-1964 or go online at www.halldawsoncasa.com for tickets. All proceeds go to help abused and neglected children served by The Court Appointed Special Advocate Program in Hall and Dawson counties.

Sponsors of the event are:

Diamond ($1,500 )

Carriage Nissan
Absolute Treatment Solutions
Absolute D.U.I. and Defensive Driving
YES - Your Event Solutions
Jacobs Media - WDUN
Longstreet Clinic, PC
Cargill
Willis Investment Counsel

Platinum ($1,000)

Salon Pure Aveda of Flowery branch
Kathleen and Kyle Starke
Ricky Presley
Kipper Tools
Tony & Connie Stephens

Gold ($500)

Boyd's Cleaning Service
Stephens Auto Sales
Steve and Linda Kern
Steve and Sandy Williams
Georgia power
Seth and Cathy Vining
Chattahoochee Bank
Robson Event Center
Soirees Southern Events
The Walters Farm
Events by Dezine
Walco Farms LLC
Rushton and Company, CPA
Conditioned Air Systems
Hamilton State Bank
United Community Bank
Anthony and Pam Chapman
David and Shannon Hughs
Turner Wood and Smith
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