Longview—East Texas CASA will host its annual Blue Jeans & Ball Gowns fundraiser at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 29, at the Maude Cobb Convention Center and Activity Complex in Longview.
This year’s fundraiser will feature the popular “Dancing with the Stars” event with local celebrity dancers including:
· Judge Alfonso & Melissa Charles,
· Judge Tim Womack,
· Judge Becky Simpson,
· Fire Marshall Johnny Zachary,
· KLTV’s Dia Wall, and the
· Longview Chamber President Kelly Hall.
The evening will include a live and silent auction hosted by Mrs. Texas International Michelle Berndt. The event is open to the public.
Tickets are $50 and can be purchased from www.EastTexasCASA.org and at the door. Doors open at 6:30. Tickets include dinner, one vote for the celebrity dancing competition, dancing and music provided by Dagnabbit.
East Texas CASA provides advocacy for every abused child in East Texas providing “eyes and ears” for judges in child welfare cases. Court Appointed Special Advocate volunteers, or CASAs, are often the only stable influence in the lives of children navigating the foster care system.
For more information, contact East Texas CASA Executive Director Shelly Smith at (903) 753-8093.