POLO — The Polo Women’s Club and Prevent Child Abuse Illinois planted pinwheel gardens on Friday, April 1 at Paul Grahling Park, Centennial Grade School, Applington Middle School, and the Polo Community High School.
Polo Mayor Doug Knapp read a proclamation from the city recognizing April as Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Pinwheels are a symbol of hope in this awareness campaign, so that communities working together can help prevent child abuse.
There is help for those in abusive relationships. HOPE of Ogle County, a domestic abuse agency, can be called at 815-562-8890