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2023 Sensory Day at The Farm Recap

Seventeen foster youths and their CASA Volunteers joined us at Animal Assisted Happiness to experience and enjoy activities focused on their senses.

7th Annual Foster5K: Date & Location Changed Due to Flooding

Foster5K is now on Sunday, May 2, 2023 at Martial Cottle Park in San Jose (virtual participation remains available).

Child Advocates of Silicon Valley Swears in Over 20 New CASA Volunteers

Child Advocates of Silicon Valley celebrates the graduation of 22 Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteers. 

7th Annual Foster5K Adds Kids Dash, Moves to Hellyer County Park

The 7th Annual Foster5K + Kids Dash is scheduled for Sunday, April 2, 2023. After being virtual the past three years, this year’s 5K will be hosted at Hellyer County Park (virtual participation still available). Sign up at

2023 Teen & NMD Vision Board Workshop Recap

The Teen & NMD (non-minor dependent) Vision Board Workshop event hosted over ten attendees to come together at our office on February 25, 2023, to creatively imagine their future on their terms. 

Meet Our Advocates: Rasheeda Raji

This February, we want to honor and highlight the outstanding Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteer, Rasheeda Raji, for LIFTING…

Meet Our Advocates: Partha Dey

Every January is National Mentoring Month. Child Advocates of Silicon Valley would like to acknowledge the astonishing Court Appointed Special…

2023 Young Scientist STEM Fest Recap

Over 15 foster youth and their Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteers joined our staff for an interactive science explorer event.

2022 Holiday Giving Recap

We received over $60,000 in gifts and cash donations from our community to brighten our foster youth’s holiday season.

2022 Holidays at Child Advocates Recap

This past holiday season, we hosted a series of events for our foster youth and their CASA Volunteers filled with old holiday traditions and introduced a few new ones.

Los Gatos Mathnasium Donates to Help Foster Children

Mathnasium tutoring centers have partnered to donate funds to Child Advocates.

Mathnasium Fundraiser Interview on KTVU (Video)

Mathnasium representative was interviewed on KTVU for Mathnasium’s fundraiser for Child Advocates.