EAST ALTON — In conjunction with the annual East Alton Soapbox Derby, Caritas Family Solutions is hosting Derby Day from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at 645 Berkshire Blvd.
Hot dogs and soda will be provided at no cost while supplies last. Activities include a cake walk, face-painting and a raffle basket.
Information booths will be set up for those interested in learning about adoption, foster parenting and homes for developmentally disabled adults.
Caritas Family Solutions, founded in 1947, is a nonprofit social services agency providing adoption, pregnancy care, foster care, counseling, senior assisted living, senior employment, community integrated living arrangements (CILAs) for people with developmental disabilities, juvenile offender therapy programs and the St. John Bosco Children’s Center for abused and neglected children. Caritas serves more than 4,400 individuals annually throughout its 42-county service area. Offices are located in Belleville, Carterville, Mount Vernon, Olney, East Alton and Effingham.
For information, visit www.caritasfamilysolutions.org.