CORPUS CHRISTI – June 19
Aloft Corpus Christi and the Corpus Christi Sharks hosted a Summer Fun Drive for CASA on June 19 at the Aloft Hotel Corpus Christi WXYZ Lounge.
The Event was well attended by members of the Corpus Christi Community with donations received to benefit children in foster home under the care of CASA. There was a special meet and greet with the Sharks coaching staff, players and mascot. CASA also had the opportunity to introduce its summer promotion “Every Child Has a Chance! It’s you you!”
Guests enjoyed drink specials until 7:30 p.m. and live music until 10:00 p.m. Corner Bakery provided sweets,cakes and other snacks.
Currently items can still be dropped off at Aloft Corpus Christi, located at 5117 Embassy Drive between 7am-7pm.
Those who donate a new item valued at $10+ will receive a ticket to the upcoming Sharks soccer game on Friday, June 22nd.
Types of items to donate include:
Tickets to Area Attractions
Gift cards for: Swimsuits, Activities, and Treats
Suitcases filled with toiletry items
Outdoor Games (new items such as sporting equipment, outdoor toys, etc)
The Sharks will host a CASA Night at the Sharks Home Game against Houston FC on Friday, June 22nd at the Dr Dugan Soccer Stadium (TAMUCC), 800 Nile Dr, Corpus Christi. Start Time is 7:00PM, Gates open 5:00PM, and Tickets are available for purchase at CCFC website online and at the stadium Box Office.
On the soccer field prior to the start of the game, Aloft will present CASA with the donations.
All donations collected will go straight to the advocates of CASA and directly to a foster child who needs it.