CARLSBAD — During “Child Abuse Awareness Month,” Encinitas salon Headlines for Hair will join forces, with local hair care manufacturer Eufora Intl., to host “The Carousel of Hope” from 4 p.m. to midnight April 19 at The Ocean House, 300 Carlsbad Village Drive.
The fundraiser will benefit Childhelp, a nonprofit dedicated to helping the victims of child abuse and neglect and at-risk children.
“Headlines for Hair has always placed a special focus on family,” Gayle Fulbright, Headlines for Hair owner, said. “Our team has really embraced Childhelp’s mission, and in addition to volunteering, raised over $5,000 in 2008 for the San Diego chapter. We hope Carousel of Hope repeats and exceed our success on behalf of this vital charity that saves the lives of children.”
The event will include a youth battle of the bands, a Wii competition and a silent auction. Individual tickets are $30; groups of five or more are $25 each. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact April Cox at Headlines For Hair, 111 N. El Camino Real, Suite C or call (760) 436-1812.
Childhelp’s approach focuses on advocacy, prevention, treatment and community outreach.