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#WhyWeRun | Meet Sonia

Note: If you are a Team CASA Runner or Walker who is reading, share this post to your Facebook, Twitter, or in an email – be sure to include a link to your personal fundraising page and ask your friends, family, and co-workers to support your race! I am the oldest of seven children. We almost took care… Read more »

#WhyWeRun | Meet Donna & Gary!

Note: If you are a Team CASA Runner or Walker who is reading, share this post to your Facebook or Twitter – be sure to include a link to your personal fundraising page and ask your friends, family, and co-workers to support your race! CASA volunteer Donna* meets regularly with her assigned youth, Gary*. She and Gary go… Read more »

#WhyWeRun | Meet Morgan, Ashley, and Rebecca

Note: If you are a Team CASA Runner or Walker who is reading, share this post to your Facebook or Twitter – be sure to include a link to your personal fundraising page and ask your friends, family, and co-workers to support your race! CASA volunteer Marie* met three young sisters, Morgan* (8), Ashley* (6), and Rebecca* (4),… Read more »

#WhyWeRun | Meet Sarah, Age 17

Note: If you are a Team CASA Runner or Walker who is reading, share this post to your Facebook or Twitter via the buttons below – be sure to include a link to your personal fundraising page and ask your friends, family, and co-workers to support your race! Sarah*, a 17-year-old girl’s placement changed to an out-of-county facility… Read more »

#WhyWeRun | Meet Daniel, Age 14

Note: If you are a Team CASA Runner or Walker who is reading, share this post to your Facebook or Twitter via the buttons below – be sure to include a link to your personal fundraising page and ask your friends, family, and co-workers to support your race! Daniel* is a 14-year-old boy who had… Read more »

Team CASA Runner Spotlight: BKM Crew

From a BKM Staff Correspondent: Thank you to the following friends, family members, and employees of BKM who have already signed up to support Team CASA: Is your workplace interested in creating a crew to run for Team CASA like BKM? If so, please contact us at 410-828-6761 or email teamcasa@marylandcasa.org! Are you an individual… Read more »

Team CASA Runner Spotlight: Farin Doran

Any great race starts off with a few feelings of anxiety, nervousness, and self-doubt, says Farin Doran, this week’s Team CASA Runner Spotlight. Even for an avid runner like Farin, a fitness coach and CT technician from Towson, MD, participating in an event like the Baltimore Running Festival can be a little daunting at first,… Read more »

Team CASA Runner Spotlight: Olivia Lewis

Meet Olivia Lewis, just one of our “Superheroes for Children” participating in the Baltimore Running Festival on Saturday, October 21st, 2017. As a school psychologist in Baltimore City Public Schools, Olivia works with many children who have experienced trauma; in her time there she has worked with phenomenal CASA volunteers that advocated for those children…. Read more »

Maryland CASA Announces 2017-2018 Officers

TOWSON, Md. – Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association, a nonprofit dedicated to ensuring abused and neglected children their right to safe, permanent homes has elected the following individuals to serve as officers on its board of directors: President: Rhonda Jones, E.d.D. of Laurel Vice President: Geanelle Griffith Herring, MSW of Randallstown Treasurer: Deborah Blair,… Read more »

Cecil County | Volunteer Spotlight: Steven Pearson

A family man with three adult children and long-term Perryville resident, Steven Pearson has always looked for ways to “give back” to his community and help make a difference. Serving as Town Commissioner, Mayor, a member of the Board of Directors for both the Perryville Little League and Perryville Junior Football League, and his latest… Read more »