(Farmington) Close to 150 people were in attendance Thursday in Farmington for a Light of Hope luncheon sponsored by CASA of the Parkland, which helps children in the foster care system. Joanna Watts is the executive director of the group. She says the luncheon served a couple of purposes.
Watts says they were also very happy to present Chris Morrison and his wife Jen with the Light of Hope Award on Thursday.
Thursday’s luncheon was held at the Centene Center in Farmington. CASA of the Parkland works with children in the foster care system in St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, Madison and Washington Counties.