Special Events

Throughout the year, the Center for Prevention of Abuse participates in and hosts a variety of special events and fundraisers. We invite you to mark your calendars, join us, and help us build a safe and peaceful community. All funds raised stay local and go directly toward client services.

Check back here to stay up-to-date with special events. If you are interested in volunteering at any special events, please click here.

8/28, 32nd Annual Duck Race

Ducks are officially sold out for the 32nd Annual Duck Race! Thank you to everyone who purchased a duck and to our generous sponsors who helped make the Duck Race possible.

The televised raffle premiered on Friday, August 28, 2020 at WMBD/WYZZ News and below is the full list of this year’s winners!

  • Grand Prize $10,000 sponsored by Associated Bank – Marie Berner, Oak Forest, Ill.
  • $5,000 – Terry Randolph, Peoria, Ill.
  • Travel Package (Away luggage + $1,000 cash) – Mark Hanner, Otisville, Mich.
  • iRobot and Vacuum Bundle – David Horton, East Peoria, Ill.
  • Green Egg Grill – Stuart Pearson, Arizona City, Ariz.
  • Family Outdoor Theater Projection Kit – Shelly Gobert, Bartonville, Ill.
  • Date Night Package (local steakhouse tour and an overnight stay for two) – Cathy McNeil, Dunlap, Ill.
  • KitchenAid Mixer sponsored by Excalibur Seasoning – Marie Arendell, Morton, Ill.
  • Nintendo Switch sponsored by Getz Fire Equipment –Jill Koch, Jackson, Wis.
  • Support Local, Shop Local Bundle sponsored by Kreigsman Warehouses (gift cards for Greater Peoria restaurants and shops, $250 value) – Karalyn Yermak, Farmington, Mich.
  • Tailgate Package sponsored by Ray Dennison Chevrolet (canopy, cooler, chairs) – Cora Lynn Green, Peoria, Ill.
  • 1-Year Red Carpet Cleaning Service – David Altorfer, Peoria, Ill.
  • Apple Watch Series 3 sponsored by Mike Murphy Ford – Barbara Gurtler, Peoria, Ill.
  • $100 Kroger Gift Card sponsored by Menold Construction and Restoration – Kevin Dearing, Peoria, Ill.
  • Gone Axe Throwing/Gone in 50 Escape Room Package – Nancy Snowden, Peoria, Ill.

Congratulations to all our winners! Winners should call CFPA at 309-691-0551 to claim their prize or email Celsy at cyoung@centerforpreventionofabuse.org.

10/2, Annual Fish Fry to benefit the Carol House of Hope

Join us for a curbside/carry-out Fish Fry to benefit our Pekin emergency shelter, the Carol House of Hope!

On Friday, October 2, 2020, we’ll host a carry-out dinner at the Moose Lodge in Pekin at 2605 Broadway St, Pekin, IL 61554, from 5-7:30 p.m.

Meal includes fried fish, french fries, coleslaw, and dessert and cost $10 for adults. Hotdog meals are available for kids for $5 and include a hot dog, fries, and dessert. Payment can be made by cash or check upon arrival.

Email marketing@centerforpreventionofabuse.org or call 309-691-0551 to place your order and reserve your pickup time.

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