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The Childrenís Aid Society Carrera Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program has enjoyed over ten years of success and counting. While we never equate our program as a quick-fix to the issue of adolescent pregnancy, we do like to measure our success. In addition to the following article, the most up-to-date articles can be viewed on the Childrenís Aid Society web site.

ER’s Maura Tierney Wins $100,000 on Bravo's Celebrity Poker Showdown for CAS' Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program
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July 1, 2022 - Maura Tierney of ER has won Bravo's latest Celebrity Poker Showdown Tournament, earning a whopping $100,000 for her charity of choice, the CAS Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program. 

On the July 1 episode, Tierney edged out Rosario Dawson, Dule Hill, Michael Ian Black and Lauren Graham in a final game of “No Limit Texas Hold'em poker” to take the prize. 

We are honored that Ms. Tierney has selected the CAS Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program as her beneficiary.
 

Congratulations Maura!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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