Each year, more than 700,000 children pass through our foster care system. Children who have had to be removed from their families because of abuse, abandonment or worse. All children have a right to be safe and to be treated with respect and dignity. They have a right to a loving home where they can learn and grow. Children in our foster care system have endured hardships no human being should…
Support and promote court-appointed volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children so that…Read More
"I canâ€™t possibly know whatâ€™s in the best interest of each child in my courtroom. The CASA volunteer is the greatest asset I have to…Read More
"We adults have no greater obligation than to assure safe passage for every child." Judge Glenda Hatchett, Spokesperson
â€œTo give a child a CASA is to give them a voice, and to give them a voice is to give them hope. And to give them hope is to give them the…Read More
A recent verdict in the news regarding a child’s death has caused many of our supporters to feel angry, frustrated and even helpless.
A few weeks ago, National CASA CEO Michael Piraino wrote about the death of another child. This girl—Marchella Pierce—was involved in the child welfare system;…Read More
With less than two weeks to go, National CASA remains in second place in the competition to win $200,000 through the Members Project (http://www.takepart.com/membersproject/vote) from American Express and TakePart. We are calling upon CASA supporters to join us for a mass day of…Read More