Be sure to check out our 2016 Annual Benefit
2015 Auction Closed for Bidding
On April 22, 2015, Support Center for Child Advocates (Child Advocates) celebrated 38 years as the nation's leading pro bono legal and social service advocacy organization at our Annual Benefit Reception & Auction. Over 1,000 legal, corporate and individual supporters joined us for this one-of-a-kind cocktail reception, silent and live auction.
This year's event honored Kenneth C. Frazier, Chairman and CEO of Merck with the 2015 Judge Lois G. Forer Child Advocacy Award for his commitment to the health and well-being of youth and his advocacy for access to justice through pro bono representation. A longtime supporter of Child Advocates and public interest law agencies, Ken is also a founding Board Member of Cornerstone Christian Academy, a private school serving at-risk youth in West Philadelphia.
In addition to honoring Ken Frazier, Child Advocates celebrated the extraordinary efforts of the following individuals who are changing the story for children by recognizing them with the Distinguished Advocates Award: George D. Mosee, District Attorney’s Office of Philadelphia; Alfred R. Fuscaldo, Gibbons P.C.; Charles N. Persing, Bederson LLP; Jason T. LaRocco, Fineman Krekstein & Harris, P.C.; Lara Thane & Rae-Lynne Tuzzo, Adoptive Parents; Daniel J. Luccaro, Cozen O'Connor; Megan E. Watson, Berner Klaw & Watson LLP; and Larry Beaser, Blank Rome LLP, who received the first annual Eddie Ohlbaum Distinguished Advocate for Children Award.