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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.

Annual Foster5K run kicks off Foster Care Awareness Month

Los Altos Town Crier | April 5, 2022By: Special to the Town Crier The sixth annual Foster5K launches Foster Care…

Child Advocates of Silicon Valley Announces the Election of Two New Board Members

Kathryne Faherty, Senior Director of Global Procurement at Rubrik, and  Monique Edmondson, Senior Director of Employee Experiences at Cisco, join Child Advocates board.

Teen to NMD & Everything in Between

Sabrina Martire shares her experience as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for a foster youth turned NMD.

Meet Our Advocates: Jennifer Katzen

In honor of Women’s History Month (and because it’s also her birthday month), this March, Child Advocates of Silicon Valley…