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Anne Arundel County CASA’s “Tee Up for a Child” a Sold Out Success

Annapolis, Md. – Anne Arundel County Court Appointed Special Advocates, Inc. (AACCASA) hosted its 16th annual golf tournament on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at the Eisenhower Golf Course. The event raised a total of $42,052 to help the organization recruit and train adults to serve as CASA Volunteers – community members who provide voices for… Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Yvonne Gish

Name – Yvonne Gish Service Site – Washington County How long have you been a CASA volunteer? Served? – Since December 2014 Work Experience outside of CASA – Computer programmer, consultant, trainer, newsletter designer.  I have also volunteered as a peer counselor for Hagerstown Pregnancy Center and am currently a children’s teacher for Community Bible… Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Darlene Gamble

Name:  Darlene Gamble Service Site:  CASA of Prince George’s County How Long Have You Been a CASA volunteer? Currently 2 years in Prince George’s County.  2 years in DC around 1997.  Served?  4 years Work Experience outside of CASA:  I work for the Administrative Office of the U. S. Courts in DC. I also volunteer… Read more »

CASA of Baltimore County Welcomes 13 New Advocates

Towson, MD – Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Baltimore County, a local program of Maryland CASA Association, swore in a new class of volunteer advocates in a ceremony that took place in the Baltimore County Circuit Court in Towson, Maryland last week on April 27, 2016. Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, is non-profit… Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: The Lombardi Couple

Name:  John Lombardi Service Site:  CASA of Allegany County How long have you been a CASA volunteer? Served?  Just over a year, now. Work Experience outside of CASA:  I’m a professor of mass communication at Frostburg State University. How did you hear about CASA, and what made you decide to volunteer?  I heard about our… Read more »

Maryland CASA’S 10th Annual Conference Touted Record Number Of Attendees

Download as PDF ANNAPOLIS, MD — Maryland CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Association hosted its 10th Annual Statewide Conference on Saturday, April 9th, at the Judicial Education & Conference Center in Annapolis, MD. A record number of 218 CASA volunteers, staff members, attorneys, and social workers attended the event to expand their knowledge-base and understanding… Read more »

Volunteer Spotlight: Bob Cowin

What was your motivation for becoming a CASA volunteer: My wife and I have always been passionate about CASA and the work they do for children. Our two sons had severe special needs stemming from a rare syndrome that significantly shortened their lives.  And as their Dad, I believe that I developed a heightened level… Read more »

CASA of Baltimore County Celebrates 15 Years of Service to Children

CASA of Baltimore County Celebrates 15 Years of Service to Children TOWSON – Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Baltimore County hosted a fifteen-year anniversary celebration on April 14, 2016, to celebrate their service to more than 600 children since their first class of volunteers was trained in 2001. “In 2000, a group of Baltimore… Read more »

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!