CASA to hold annual playhouse fundraiser _lowres

Photo provided by Jennifer Mayer -- The 2016 ‘Grand Victorian’ CASA playhouse is valued at $25,500 and will be on display July 23-Aug. 14 at the Mall of Louisiana.

Capital Area Court Appointed Special Advocates Association has slated its 22nd annual Casas for CASA playhouse fundraiser for 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 24 at the Renaissance Hotel.

Guests should to wear summer casual attire to the fundraiser, which will feature Mexican cuisine by Caliente Mexican Craving, a silent auction and music by DJ Lightfoot. Tickets are $52 each, including sales tax, and can be bought at, at the door or by phone at (225) 379-8598.

The 2016 “Grand Victorian” CASA playhouse was designed by Lilliput Play Homes and is valued at $25,500. It will be displayed July 23 through Aug. 14 in the main entrance corridor near center court at the Mall of Louisiana. Raffle tickets are $5 each; visit, the mall or the CASA office at 848 Louisiana Ave.

The playhouse giveaway is at 5 p.m. Aug. 14. Faulk and Meek General Contractors will deliver the playhouse to the winner within 60 miles of the mall.

All proceeds benefit Capital Area CASA Association in its mission of advocating on behalf of abused children.