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National CASA/GAL Names Kevin Gardner 2022 Board Member of the Year

Kevin Gardner, Chair of the Board of Directors of California CASA and former Child Advocates Board Member, named Board Member of the Year.

Child Advocates of Silicon Valley Swears in Over 25 New CASA Volunteers Virtually

Child Advocates of Silicon Valley is proud to celebrate the graduation of over 25 Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteers via Zoom on Tuesday, May 24, 2022.

Meet Our Advocates: Aileen Cheng

We are highlighting an amazing Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteer, Aileen Cheng, who consistently SHOWS UP for foster youth for AAPI Month.

Bookland Bash Recap

Foster kids and their Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteers joined our staff and partners for our “reading is FUN-demental” themed event, Adventures in Bookland Bash.

Thank you Foster5k for Raising Awareness

The 6th Anniversary Foster5k collectively raised over $30,000 for foster kids.

May 2, 2022, Declared CASA Appreciation Day in California by Senator Josh Newman

California CASA, the private, nonprofit organization overseeing 44 local Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) programs throughout the state of California,…

Broadway Bound Review: A Successful Night!

Spring gala raised over $300,000 to support foster youth and children.

Meet Our Advocates: Danoush Ahmadi

Meet Dan Ahmadi, a CASA Volunteer who felt they had more to give and is doing just that. Get to know Dan beyond his advocacy.   

Milpitas Nonprofit Holds 5k to Raise Awareness, Funds for Foster Children

The Mercury News | April 17, 2022 By: Anne Gelhaus A Milpitas-based nonprofit is putting running shoes on the ground…

Picnic in the Park Recap

Young children, mostly ages 0-5, and their Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Volunteers joined our team at Emma Prusch Park

LGBTQ+ Social @ Topgolf  Recap

LGBTQ+ youth and their CASA Volunteers joined our team for our inclusive event at Topgolf San Jose

Morgan Lewis & Rockius Wins Law Rocks Battle of the Bands Benefitting Foster Children

Morgan Lewis & ROCKius, took home top honors at the Law Rocks San Francisco battle-of-the-bands event, raising more than $33,000 on behalf of Child Advocates.