Beaufort News

Annual CAPA meeting to be held Thursday

The Child Abuse Prevention Association's 2011 annual meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the community room at Palmetto Electric Cooperative in Hardeeville and will include elections for the board of directors and officers.

Volunteers and staff will be recognized, and a video and 2010 annual report will be presented, according to a news release.

The agency also will showcase its programs before the meeting, which is open to the public, according to the release.

The United Way agency is accredited by the Council on Accreditation and has provided child-abuse prevention and intervention programs to the Beaufort community for more than 29 years. Its shelter serves children from Beaufort, Jasper, Hampton, Jasper and Colleton counties.

Details: CAPA Outreach Office, 843-524-4350; or