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Highlighting the transformative work of the 71 local CASA volunteer advocacy programs across the state. Below you will find all of the latest CASA Community stories – to browse other categories, return to The CASA Voice home page or use the navigation list in the right column.

As the CASA network continues to grow, check out our Growing the CASA Community page for photos from volunteer swearing-in ceremonies across the state!

Multiple Positions Available Within the CASA Network

If you or someone you know is looking for a new career opportunity, check out the Careers with CASA page on Texas CASA’s website. This page is regularly updated with new postings from both Texas CASA and the local CASA programs across the state. Current positions include a Training Director, a contracted Recruitment & Retention… Read more »

Kick Off 2018 with CASA Swag from ShopCASA!

Wrap up your holiday shopping and kick off the New Year with ShopCASA! ShopCASA is the go-to place for great ways to spread the CASA message, with CASA-themed t-shirts, handbags, caps, drinkware and much more. Check out ShopCASA’s Every Child Has a Chance – It’s You ® v-necks, unisex shirts and tanks; and while you’re at… Read more »

CASA Mission Continues to Spread in FY18 Q1

The CASA Spirit is alive and spreading! The CASA network in Texas is starting the new fiscal year off strong, showing a commitment to continued growth. In Fiscal Year 2018, Quarter 1 (Sept. 1, 2017 – Nov. 30, 2017), the local CASA programs served a total of 20,794 children – a 3.5 percent increase over… Read more »

Helping Hearts of CASA of Grayson County

Being a CASA volunteer is rewarding, but it’s certainly not easy. That’s why CASA of Grayson County has a Helping Hearts program – where friends and loved ones can provide emotional support for CASA volunteers during their cases. CASA of Grayson County adopted the program in December 2015. Each volunteer can apply to have their… Read more »

Spread the CASA Spirit This Holiday Season with ShopCASA!

Raise awareness of CASA this holiday season by doing your holiday shopping with ShopCASA! ShopCASA is the go-to place for great CASA-themed gifts, like t-shirts, handbags, caps, drinkware and much more. You can also check out ShopCASA’s holiday-themed items for ornaments, cards and other festive ways to spread the CASA message. You can browse the… Read more »

Meet Emily in CASA’s New Short Film

On #GivingTuesday, Texas CASA launched the world premiere of our new short film, Emily’s Dragon, a powerful story showcasing the role and value of CASA in the life of a child in care. The story follows Emily as she faces many “dragons” – first in her own home and later after being placed in the foster care… Read more »

CASA Volunteer Spotlight: Deb Vandygriff

CASA volunteer Deb Vandygriff with CASA of the High Plains in Pampa prayed that Eyzak, Eric and Eli would find a permanent, loving home. Her prayers were answered, she said – but not quite in the way that she expected. After 26 years working as an educator and a few years of retirement, Deb was… Read more »

CASA Expands to Serve More Counties in Texas

The CASA network in Texas is growing faster and serving more children than ever before! Recently, both Voices for Children – CASA of Brazos Valley and CASA of the Rolling Plains expanded to serve two more counties each, bringing the total number of counties served by CASA to 217 out of the 254 counties statewide. Voices… Read more »

CASA of West Texas Hosts Event Featuring John Quinones

On Oct. 7, 2017, CASA of West Texas in Midland co-sponsored “An Evening with John Quinones,” a free community event that was hosted in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month as an effort to create awareness in the Hispanic community of the need for more CASA volunteers. The most recent numbers from the 2016 DFPS Data… Read more »

Watch Emily’s Dragon

Watch the world premiere of our new short film, Emily’s Dragon, and learn how CASA plays a part in Emily’s journey through the child welfare system.

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