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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 »

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 »

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 »

Obama Appointee to give Keynote Address at 10th Annual Maryland CASA Conference

Contact: Patrick Seidl, Development & Communications Associate Phone: 410.828.6761 Email: patrick@marylandcasa.org Website: www.marylandcasa.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Click HERE to Download as PDF                                               March 1, 2016 OBAMA APPOINTEE TO GIVE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT… Read more »

Maryland CASA Announces New Members to Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TOWSON, Md. (Jan. 27, 2016) – Maryland Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association, a non-profit organization that supports the work of 15 local CASA programs throughout the state to ensure Maryland’s victims of child abuse and neglect their right to safe, permanent homes, announced today that three new members have been appointed… Read more »

Maryland CASA Receives Funding to Further Enhance Training Academy

Maryland CASA Receives $25,000 Grant from the Leonard & Helen R. Stulman Foundation for Mental Health Advocacy for Children in Foster Care TOWSON, Maryland – Maryland CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Association, an organization dedicated to ensuring Maryland’s abused and neglected children their right to safe, permanent homes was recently awarded a $25,000 grant from the… Read more »

Towson Rockin’ Jump Grand Opening to benefit Maryland CASA

Rockin’ Jump Towson welcomes the community to its Grand Opening celebration and is honored to donate a portion of Grand Opening proceeds to CASA, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring the rights of all children to safe, permanent homes. Come and check out their new facility on 10/9/15 and have 25% of your purchases donated… Read more »

Glen Burnie resident to lace up and run for abused, neglected children

For Immediate Release                                                                             Contact:   Patrick Seidl at 410-828-6761 or Patrick@marylandcasa.org Glen Burnie Resident to Lace Up and Run for Maryland’s Abused and Neglected Children Glen Burnie, Md. (October 6, 2015) — Theresa Olson, 35, of Glen Burnie, will support Maryland victims of child abuse and neglect by participating in the Baltimore Running… Read more »

CASA volunteer works to represent best interests of children in court

Jinnie Schenk grew up in an abusive home. When she was about 14, she went to court to fight for her rights. “At that time,” she said, “the courts, the social services, everything, it just seemed to be not in the best interest of a child. There always seemed to be so many roadblocks.” She… Read more »

Why Volunteer?

Children with a CASA volunteer are twice as likely to find a safe and permanent home. CASA volunteers are the answer for abused and neglected children.