Bowen Needed To Be  Surrounded By Love

Bowen was struggling in care. He was suspended from kindergarten twice for bad behavior and running away from the school building. His behavior at home was just as challenging. But Bowen came to rely on weekly visits from his advocate Christopher for structure and consistency.

Go to Dallas CASA's blog   to learn more.
Advocate Corleen Helwig's Dedication Has No End

Child advocate Corleen Helwig signed up to become a CASA volunteer hoping to affect the life of a young person in need. What she didn't expect was to find her own life transformed. Over the past decade as a CASA volunteer, Corleen says the volunteer role has defined her.

To read more about Corleen, visit Dallas CASA's blog.
2017 Dallas CASA Annual Impact Report

The Dallas CASA 2017 Annual Impact Report highlights exciting progress toward our goal of serving every child victim of abuse or neglect. Last year's achievements would not have been possible without you. With one out of four Dallas children in foster care still in need of an advocate to be their strong voice, we welcome and appreciate your enduring support. Please click on the image to view the report.
Builders and Sponsors Parade of Playhouses Closing Party

Dallas CASA thanked the builders, architects and sponsors of the 2018 Parade of Playhouses at The Closing Party July 12. The event was hosted by Design Within Reach at NorthPark Center and co-chaired by Dallas CASA board member Dave Kroencke and his wife Lisa Kroencke.  If you missed Dallas CASA's Parade of Playhouses this year, you can still enjoy all the houses at My Sweet Charity .
CASA Receives Northwood Woman's Club Grant

The Northwood Woman's Club named Dallas CASA a 2018 beneficiary, granting $50,000 to recruit, train and supervise additional volunteers to serve abused and neglected children.  Since 1996, Northwood Woman's Club has awarded grants worth almost half a million dollars to Dallas CASA. They've also supported Dallas CASA through National Adoption Day and Parade of Playhouses.  Since the civic organization's founding in 1968, Northwood Woman's Club has donated almost $5.5 million to Dallas-area nonprofits. The club was recognized with Dallas CASA's Cherish the Children Award in 2014 for its tireless financial and volunteer support of Dallas CASA.
Hope Supply Company's Diaper Support Critical to Dallas CASA

Beginning in 2015, local nonprofit Hope Supply Company began providing Dallas CASA with diapers. Volunteers who have children placed with relatives can bring a pack of diapers to the family, often becoming a critical source of support for family members who may not have been prepared financially to care for the child. Thank you, Hope Supply Co. for your support.
New D allas CASA Volunteers

Dallas CASA  welcomes volunteers who have completed 30 hours of training and courtroom observations and are ready to begin serving abused  and  neglected children in need. Click here  to read the names of the newest volunteers.

In 2017 Dallas CASA recruited and trained a record 443 new volunteer advocates. Thank you to everyone who serves abused and neglected children! Check out Dallas CASA's Facebook page for photos from our new volunteer swearing-in ceremonies.
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6 to 7:30 p.m. August 23
Men of CASA Night

Come to Men of CASA night at Dallas CASA and learn about the need for more male volunteers to serve children removed from unsafe homes.
Save the Date!
Champion of Children
Award Dinner

Dallas CASA will honor The Meadows Foundation with the prestigious Judge Barefoot Sanders Champion of Children Award at the Champion of Children Dinner Nov. 15 at The Fairmont Dallas.
6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 2
noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 10
6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 16

Please invite friends and colleagues to attend an upcoming  information session  to learn more about becoming a Dallas CASA volunteer. We have day and evening  classes  for volunteer training.

Save the Date!
North Texas Giving Day

Mark your calendars now for North Texas Giving Day, coming Sept. 20.
Save the Date!
SMU Theta 5K

The Kappa Alpha Theta chapter at Southern Methodist University will host its annual 5K run September 30.  All proceeds from the race benefit Dallas CASA. More details coming soon.
Dallas CASA In the News

Dallas CASA's Parade of Playhouses was featured in the local news. Visit WFAA and FOX 4 to learn more about the annual fundraising and awareness event, which ended July 15.

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