Voices Blog

Good Enough?

Contributed by Valerie Neumann, CASA Volunteer As we all know, being a CASA is an endless rollercoaster: some days are very rewarding and others are frustrating.  Sometimes we let “perfect” hinder us and make us feel worthless.  Let me explain.  Our CASA kids have been removed from their homes for a reason – they did […]

CASA Volunteer Shares Insights from National CASA ’18

Contributed by Roger Lurie, CASA Volunteer Two of my most memorable experiences in recent years have taken place in Boston. In 2006, I had the privilege of running the Boston Marathon, a 26.2 mile run through this fascinating and historical city; then, this year, I returned to participate in the 2018 National CASA Conference. As […]

Voices for CASA Children Hosts 5th Annual Superhero Family Fun Run & Festival

Local Nonprofit Partners with Arizona KIDS Consortium for Superhero Fun Run Benefiting Local Foster Children TEMPE, ARIZ. (February 16, 2018) – Voices for CASA Children invites you to fly across the finish line during its fifth annual Superhero Family Fun Run & Festival at Kiwanis Park in Tempe. Participants can enjoy the Superhero Festival, including […]

Post Retirement, Bruce Arians Aims to Continue Supporting CASA, Children in Need

Originally published on Fox10News.com Following Bruce Arians’ decision to retire as head coach of the Arizona Cardinals, the former coach could turn his attention to something else he’s very passionate about. CASAs, or “Court Appointed Special Advocates”, are a foster kid’s voice in court. The Arians FamilyFoundation, led by Bruce- his wife Christine, and son Jake, helps with bringing awareness […]

Voices for CASA Children Awarded $50,000 “Growth Grant” to Recruit 100’s More Court Appointed Special Advocates for Local Foster Children

(Phoenix, Arizona – January 29, 2018) Voices for CASA Children has been awarded a $50,000 grant from Thunderbirds Charities to continue its mission of providing a voice to youth in Maricopa County’s dependent care system. The grant, alongside the continuous generosity of the Arians Family Foundation, will help to significantly increase the number of Court […]

Scottsdale-based boutique, Giving Bracelets, gives back to support children in foster care

Lesa Sawyer, entrepreneur and “give back” retail pioneer, is the heart and soul behind Giving Bracelets, a Scottsdale-based retailer that makes giving back to community its sole purpose. For every purchase of a bracelet, Giving Bracelets donates 10% of that purchase to the CASA program, both locally and nationally. Strolling along the quaint walkways of […]