Virtual Pinwheel Scavenger Hunt

Date/Time

April 01, 2020 to May 15, 2020

Location

Online View map

Additional Information

Description

April is National Child Abuse Awareness Month and Dallas Children's Advocacy Center's Save Jane Society, their multigenerational advocacy group, launched a Virtual Pinwheel Scavenger Hunt to help spread awareness and bring community recognition of DCAC’s symbol for hope – the pinwheel.

During social distancing, so many people are walking their neighborhoods to get out of the house and this is a great way to educate the community about DCAC/show support for the children of Dallas County.

For every donation made in the month of April, a virtual pinwheel will be sent to the donor with instructions for how to participate in the scavenger hunt.

To get started they can print, decorate and hang a pinwheel in their own front window or door, before going on a scavenger hunt in their neighborhood to try to find more pinwheels. For each pinwheel found, they can take a photo and post to social media with the hashtag: #PinwheelsofHope and tag @DallasCAC.

There will be several categories for winners announced each week, including Most Colorful Pinwheel and Most Creative Location. To participate, readers can just make a donation of any amount to DCAC at dcac.org/donate and a link to the instructions will be included with their donation receipt.