Virtual Art Contest
ALL HANDS ON DECK FOR ADVOCACY
virtual art contest
All proceeds benefiting the Children's Advocacy Center of East Central Missouri
free registration for contestants
Register artwork through July 22, 2020
Artists may submit multiple artwork pieces
Artwork judged based on photo provided (our staff will be in contact with contestants)
More details to come
July 24-26, 2020
Online voting and bidding closes on July 26 at 5:00 PM
Acceptable Art Mediums
Artwork created using pencils, paint, wood, metal, fabric, collage, photograph, chalk, graphic design, etc. will be accepted. If there is a material you wish to use but is not listed, please contact us.
Bid on auction items and original artwork through our online platform | Make a Donation | Vote on Artwork | 50/50 Raffle | First Place Prizes Per Age Group | Best of Show Artwork Prize
Voting and Winner Determination
Artist name will be displayed next to each submitted piece, so your fans can vote for you! Please encourage your friends and family to input a donation vote for your original artwork! One dollar will equal one vote, five dollars will equal five votes, etc. First place winners will be determined by the highest number of votes, with one winner in each age category. There will also be one overall Best of Show determined by the CAC staff. Artists can vote on other’s artwork, but we ask that you do not vote for yourself.
A first place winner will be selected from each of the following age categories: Pre-School (up to age 6), Youth (7-12), Teen (13-18), and Adult (19+). Artists must select their age category when registering.
All submitted artwork will automatically be entered in the contest. You will be given the option to donate your artwork to be sold as an auction item when registering. A team member will contact you for pickup details closer to the event.
Children's Advocacy Center of East Central Missouri
The Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) facilitates a collaborative effort to improve the response to allegations of child abuse and neglect by following the child first doctrine.
The CAC accomplishes this through digitally-recorded forensic (fact finding) interviews, sexual abuse forensic examinations, advocacy, mental health referrals, training and coordination of multidisciplinary teams, case review and tracking, and community awareness and education regarding child abuse issues. All services to clients are free of charge.
By purchasing a ticket or being an event sponsor, you are directly supporting the CAC’s ability to provide life-changing services to clients in need.
The CAC is supported by financial gifts, grants, volunteer time and services, and donations of supplies. Donations are tax deductible to the extent of the law. COMTREA is a private, non-profit 501(c)3 organization.
489 Children Served in 2018
$75,000 IN DONATIONS RECEIVED IN FISCAL YEAR 2018
300 teachers, officials, and community members trained in 2018
$200 - Brilliant Brushes
$100 - Colorful Creator
Auction Item Donation
|Event Date||07-24-2020 8:00 am|
|Event End Date||07-26-2020 5:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||06-10-2020|
|Cut off date||07-22-2020 11:55 pm|