Questions: CarolynPenny@HandsOfProtection.Org

Pizzeria Fundraiser: Cancelled due to Corona Virus, Reschedule - TBD

Join Us For Our

5th Annual

Prevention of Child Abuse Candlelight Vigil

“Caring And Sharing Our Heart”


At Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Gardens

1215 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Raleigh, NC

Click Above To Purchase Tickets!


First Cosmopolitan Church


Crosslink Road



Guest Speaker

Silent & Live Auction

$5 Raffle to WIN a one night stay & dinner at The Sheraton!

We must ensure that all children have a right to a safe and healthy life. Please join in our efforts to be a voice for children in need.


$25.00 - Luncheon ticket


Bronze - ($50- $99)

Silver - ($100-$199)

Gold - ($200-$299)

Funds raised during the event will be shared with SafeChild of Raleigh and Partnership For Children of Johnston County.

If you have questions, please email:

Dr. Carolyn Penny - Click Here

We are looking forward to seeing you in at the luncheon!

FREE film screening of

Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope


This film “Resilience” reveals that toxic stress can trigger hormones that have negative effects on the brains and bodies of children. They are at a greater risk for disease, homelessness, prison time, and even an early death. This film also shows the start of a movement that is determined to fight back using strategies to protect children.