Beautiful blankets get dropped off at the Center

Since the beginning of 2020, we’ve had 75 absolutely beautiful quilts and blankets donated to the Advocacy Center. We are constantly blown away by your generosity and your talent!

Welcome to Lacey Osterloh!

Join us in welcoming Lacey Osterloh as our newest child and family advocate at the Four Corners Child Advocacy Center. Lacey is pursuing her degree in psychology and wealth of experience as an adult advocate. We are so excited to have her as part of our team. WELCOME ABOARD!

Join our board!

Are you passionate about protecting children in our community? Looking to work together with a great group of local volunteers? Want to bring your great ideas and knowledge to an active nonprofit in Montezuma County? 

The Four Corners Child Advocacy Center has positions available on our board of directors. For more information, please complete the fillable PDF and send it to Nicci Crowley, outreach director, at nicci@nestcac.org.

COVID-19 Resources

We will be updating this news post regularly with great information. Check back periodically! 

Got siblings at home together? Are they starting to get on each other’s nerves? Here’s a great article our therapist, Rachel, found to share: SIBLINGS GETTING ALONG.

Virtual Pinwheel Garden

With April’s GO BLUE month looking a little different this year, let’s plant a virtual pinwheel garden on the Four Corners Child Advocacy Center’s website and Facebook page.

Consider donating $10.00 in honor of a child who is precious to you or in honor of someone that helped make your childhood great. Feel free to share your story with us so we can share it with others.

DONATE TODAY!

Lip Sync Battle Postponed

It is with sadness that we decided to postpone the April 3 Lip Sync Competition because of the recent recommendations from the CDC.(organizations should try to avoid gatherings especially large groups in small spaces). If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Don’t forget: Sneeze/cough into your elbow and wash your hands.

Office Manager/Victim Services Assistant

The Four Corners Child Advocacy Center is looking for an Office Manager/Victim Services Assistant. The perfect candidate will have QuickBooks experience for our bookkeeping needs as well as strong customer service to support our child victims and their families. If you are awesome, and want to impact our community through this position, apply at Indeed Job Posting.

 

Register for our LIP SYNC BATTLE!

Register today for our annual Lip Sync Battle. We are limited to 10-12 teams so sign up early. 

JOIN US:
April 3, 2020 7 PM, Sunflower Theatre

$30 Registration fee per team, complete the form below to register.

COMPETITION INFORMATION

The competition will be judged in these categories:

  1. Lip Sync Abilities: How well the performer(s) lip-sync the lyrics of the song.
  2. Creativity: How original and creative the performance is. Instead of just standing on stage and lip-syncing a song – props, choreography, costumes and/or other ideas should be used and often impresses the judges and generates crowd response. Be creative!
  3. Stage Presence & Choreography: Again, don’t just stand there! Engage the audience, dance, smile, make eye contact with the judges…you’re a STAR —have fun!

Each category will be worth 15 points each. In case of a tie, the judges will deliberate to decide the champion. The judges’ decisions are final.

Awards:

Four Awards will be offered:

  1. Grand Champion: Judges’ highest score
  2. Second Place: Judges’ score
  3. Third Place: Judges’ score
  4. Grand Champion: People’s Choice

 

RULES AND REGULATIONS

  1. Registration is open to the first 10 teams that complete form. Completed forms must be submitted by March 1st. Registration fee due by at time of registration. Registrations received after the first 10 will be put on a wait list.
  2. Teams can range in size from 1 to 6 people. All team member names must be included on the registration form.
  3. Teams may use props and must supply their own props. Fog machines, bubble machines, fire, water, and glitter are prohibited.
  4. Music must be submitted by March 15th at 4:00pm to the Four Corners Child Advocacy Center. Songs must be the clean version, no explicit versions will be accepted and must be in good taste. Music may be edited or a mashup between multiple songs.
  5. A 15-20 second preview video must be submitted by March 15th for marketing and to begin People’s Choice voting which will open March 20th. Submit video to nicci@nestcac.org.
  6. The maximum time limit is four minutes per performance. After four minutes, the music will fade out.
  7. The Lip Sync Battle is a fundraising event to benefit the Four Corners Child Advocacy Center and its valuable programs. In addition to an entry fee, teams are encouraged to get five (5) people to purchase tickets. Additional tickets will be sold and/or contributions collected. Tickets will be available for purchase online from the Sunflower Theatre. Help us fill the Theatre.

Lip Sync Team Registration

Sign up to compete in our annual Lip Sync Competition!

Americorps Position at the Advocacy Center

How would you like to join the FCCAC team as we tackle child abuse prevention education in our community? We are very excited to be hosting this position for a prevention education champion. The Prevention Education Champion will be an essential member of the Child Maltreatment Prevention Action team (CMPAT) ; coordinating and implementing new projects developed by CMPAT partner organizations.

Prevention Education Champion, full-time, based in Cortez, CO at the Four Corners Child Advocacy Center in partnership with the TeamUP Child Maltreatment Prevention Action Team. Full position description and details on how to apply here!

Support the Advocacy Center to end the year

Looking to make your year end donation to the Advocacy Center? Visit SUPPORT THE CENTER to submit your gift. Thank you for your continued support of the work that is done at the Four Corners Child Advocacy Center.