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MAY-JUN 2016

City Social Magazine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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55 Having cancer is hard. For many cancer patients, getting to and from the doctor's office or hospital for treatment is one of their toughest challenges. The American Cancer Society needs volunteer drivers to help provide transportation for people in your community. To find out how you can help, call your American Cancer Society at 225-767-7197. Finding a ride to treatment shouldn't be. cancer.org | 1.800.227.2345 Fifth Annual Terracon Golf Benefit Helping Capital Area CASA Help Children Terracon Baton Rouge has been a big supporter of Capital Area CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Association since 2012, when the inaugural Terracon Golf Benefit for CASA was held. Since 2012, Terracon has raised more than $36,000 to support CASA's advocacy efforts on behalf of abused and neglected children. The fifth annual tournament was held April 11, 2016, at the University Club. Capital Area CASA Association is grateful for Terracon's ongoing support. CASA recruits, trains and supervises community volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children living in foster care to help them reach safe, permanent homes. Funds raised from the annual golf tournament help enable Capital Area CASA to continue serving every child in East Baton Rouge Parish who needs a voice. Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 3,500 employees. Terracon provides environmental, facilities, geotechnical and materials services from more than 150 offices in 42 states nationwide. Terracon currently ranks at 35 on the list of Top 500 Design Firms, according to Engineering News-Record. Terracon Baton Rouge thanks the area firms who generously give of their time and resources to make the annual golf tournament a success. For more information about Terracon and future golf tournaments, visit terracon.com or call the Baton Rouge Terracon office at 225-239- 2644. To learn more about CASA and volunteer opportunities, visit casabr.org or call Capital Area CASA at 225-379-8598.

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