Contributed by Adrian Jamieson, MPA, Volunteer Manager at Voices for CASA Children There are lots of reasons to love volunteerism. Maybe you’ve heard the phrase “Doing well so that I can do good.” In the case of volunteerism, it’s almost the opposite: “doing good” makes you feel well… and happy. Just like exercising, volunteerism in […]
The Foothills Focus interviews a dedicated CASA, Roger Lurie, who shares is Why as to what inspires him to be a CASA. Read the full article here.
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 […]
Thanks to the generosity of the Arizona Diamondbacks, Voices for CASA Children was able to provide summer game tickets to CASA volunteers and their CASA youth. We’re grateful to Karen Coatsworth, a CASA volunteer in Maricopa County, for sharing this exciting play-by-play of her baseball outing with her CASA child! Dear Voices or CASA […]
Miss Glendale’s Outstanding Teen 2017, Dimon Sanders, shares her story of hope, and how the help of a CASA volunteer changed her life. I was placed in the foster care system June of 2008 due to abuse by my bio dad and neglect by my bio mom. When I was placed in the system, I […]
Mara Blom Schantz has been a professional photographer for almost 20 years (not including the time spent in her younger years working for her parents in their photography studio), specializing in documenting children and families with the goal of showing their true souls. However, although most of Mara’s life has been in the world of […]
The 4th annual Superhero Race is quickly approaching, and you don’t want to miss this year’s signature event. Don your cape and prepare to walk, run or fly on Sunday, April 9th! Besides the timed 5k race, a 1k Fun Run and a Kids Villain Chase, there will be face painting and games, and you don’t want […]
April 9th is approaching soon, which means our 4th Annual Superhero Race is almost here! There will be many SUPER-EXCITING events, including a timed 5K race, a 1K Fun Run, and a Kids Dash/Villain Chase. With superheroes and villains running around, this is an event you won’t want to miss! To register, click here. Participation in […]
Voices for CASA Children is providing volunteers to children in foster care who need their voice to be heard. Through regular visits and helping them navigate through the court system, CASA volunteers are the constant light for these children. However, there are 12,000 children in foster care and only 600 CASA volunteers. Voices for CASA Children […]
The newest addition to the Voices for CASA Children Team has grown with Christine Slomski joining the team! She has a decade long experience in marketing communications from Arizona, Colorado, and Washington State. We are excited to see what Christine can do! Read this article at Scottsdale Independent.