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CASA Program to Start in Cecil County to Serve Abused, Neglected Children

Elkton, Md. (Nov. 3, 2014) – A committee of judges, child welfare professionals, court personnel and attorneys will hold a town hall meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 13, 2014 in the Cecil County Administration Building to educate the public about plans to start a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) program to assist children… Read more »

Maryland CASA Raises over $36,000 at Baltimore Running Festival To Support Advocacy for Children in Need

TOWSON, Md. (Oct. 27, 2014) — One hundred forty volunteers, staff members and supporters of the Maryland CASA Association and local Court Appointed Special Advocate programs participated in the 2014 Baltimore Running Festival, raising over $36,000 to continue the Association’s advocacy services for children in foster care. Ranging in age from 9-66, “Team CASA” members… Read more »

Maryland CASA’s 2014 Sunsets and Safe Harbors Event a Success aboard the USS Constellation

Towson, MD. (Oct. 7, 2014) Maryland CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Association – a private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to ensuring the rights of all victims of child abuse and neglect to grow up in safe, permanent homes – presented Sunsets & Safe Harbors, its third annual fundraising gala, Saturday, September 6th, aboard  The USS… Read more »

Maryland CASA Announces 2014-2015 Officers and Board Appointments

TOWSON, Md. – Maryland CASA Association has elected the following individuals to serve as officers on its board of directors: President: Lisa A. Lunghofer, Ph.D. Vice President: Chris Sachse Treasurer: Kris DeLisle, CPA Secretary: Francha Davis ““I’m thrilled that three of our officers, and three additional board members, have agreed to serve another term –… Read more »

Akisha Townsend Eaton Joins Maryland CASA Board

TOWSON, Md. (August 14, 2014) – Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association has appointed Akisha Townsend Eaton to a two-year term on the organization’s board of directors. Eaton will a valuable asset to the mission and work of the Maryland CASA Association. “As a board member I am enthused about helping every Marylander learn… Read more »

Join Team CASA and be a Superhero! {Baltimore Running Festival – Oct. 18}

Team CASA is our charity team for the Baltimore Running Festival, held on October 18th this year. Your participation has a huge impact – helping us raise over $47,000 last year towards ensuring abused and neglected children in Maryland find a safe and permanent home. Our theme this year is “Be a Superhero”. And you… Read more »