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Volunteer Spotlight: Michael Campagnoli

Name: Michael Campagnoli Service Site: Frederick County How long have you been a CASA volunteer? As a CASA volunteer, I am now going into my second year. Work experience outside of CASA: My career outside of being a CASA is in the pharmaceutical industry with over 20 years with experience in sales management, marketing, regulatory, finance and legal. My… Read more »

CASA of Prince George’s County: Applications Welcome for AmeriCorps VISTA Positions

CASA of Prince George’s County is seeking applicants for 2 of the following AmeriCorps VISTA positions: Questions? Please contact Kara Bundy, Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)/Prince George’s County’s Deputy Director at 301-209-0491, or KBundy@pgcasa.org!  

Volunteer Spotlight: Ellen G. Krawczak

Name: Ellen G. Krawczak Service Site: Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services, Inc. How long have you been a CASA volunteer?  Approximately 5 years. Work Experience outside of CASA: I was a paralegal who worked at a brokerage firm, a consumer finance company and a law firm. After I had children I did substitute teaching.  Later… Read more »

Update: 30 Volunteers in 30 Days Campaign

Yesterday, Ed Kilcullen, our State Director was invited to speak during WMAR-TV – abc2news.com‘s In-Focus segment to discuss Child Abuse Prevention Month and our goal to recruit 30 Volunteers in 30 Days! We CRUSHED our original goal of 30 volunteers and have now set a new goal of 45! As of 4/26/16, 37 people have answered… Read more »

Maryland CASA Goes Blue for Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month is a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. During the month of April and throughout the year, Maryland CASA encourages the community to share child abuse and… Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Caryn Weaver

Name: Caryn Weaver Service Site: Anne Arundel County How long have you been a CASA volunteer? I have been a CASA for one year. Work Experience outside of CASA: My background includes being a Vice President of a Direct Marketing company, doing graphic designing with an emphasis on marketing, branding & direct mail. How did… Read more »

Maryland CASA Kicks Off Child Abuse Prevention Month with ’30 Volunteers in 30 Days’ Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2016 Contact: Patrick Seidl, Development & Communications Associate Phone: 410-828-6761 Email: Patrick@marylandcasa.org Download as PDF Maryland CASA Kicks Off Child Abuse Prevention Month with ’30 Volunteers in 30 Days’ Campaign TOWSON – In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month (April), Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association is set to… Read more »

Maryland CASA Association Welcomes Kelly Ringer to Board of Directors

Maryland CASA Association Welcomes Kelly Ringer to Board of Directors Towson, MD. – Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association welcomes Kelly Ringer, a Human Resources Program Manager for the Department of Defense and Baltimore City (Patterson Place) resident, as the newest member of their board of directors. “My goal is to increase the visibility… Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Janet T. Mengel

Name: Janet T. Mengel Service Site: I am a CASA volunteer in Worcester County MD and our office is in Downtown Berlin. How long have you been a CASA volunteer? I have been a CASA volunteer for 8 years. Work Experience outside of CASA: Before moving to the Eastern Shore, I worked for Howard County… Read more »

Meet Mary Kline, Volunteer for CASA of Baltimore County

Can you tell us a little bit about yourself and the youth you are working with? I live in Baltimore County, White Marsh to be exact. I have been a CASA for nearly 12 years. My current youth and I have been together for 6 years. She has been in foster care for approximately 11… Read more »