During the month of April CASA began our Sponsor a Ribbon Fundraiser in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month. Our goal is to sponsor 707 ribbons, one ribbon for each of the 707 alleged victims of abuse and neglect in our service area in 2020. Each $10 donation is documented on our virtual wall of… Read more »
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Take the first step to becoming a CASA advocate:VOLUNTEER!
If you have been interested in learning about CASA, here is your opportunity. Brush Country CASA will be hosting virtual information sessions via Zoom. The sessions will be held each Wednesday from 12:00 pm to 12:45pm. During the session we will discuss what CASA volunteers do, how they make a difference in the lives of… Read more »
Celanese Bishop Facility planted several potted plants in honor of Earth Day. They decided to donate the plants to several places including local nursing homes and Brush Country CASA. We are so grateful for Celanese and their continued support and belief in our mission.
Children who are removed from their family of origin and placed in foster care may have feelings of being isolated and detached. These feelings can sometimes be heighted when they are experiencing CWOP or Child Without Placement. Children in CWOP are required to stay in a hotel supervised by a social worker 24/7 and often… Read more »
CASA volunteers selflessly volunteer their time to support children and families involved in the child welfare system. Brush Country CASA is so very grateful to have such a great group of advocates and strive to appreciate them everyday. During Volunteer Appreciation Week in April Brush Country CASA went the extra mile by trying to make… Read more »
Child Abuse Prevention Month is our biggest opportunity to step up and educate our friends, families and neighbors about child abuse and neglect, and how we individually and collectively can help prevent it. But given the continued situation with COVID-19 and physical distancing, we are all having to find new, creative ways to safely do… Read more »
In 2020 there were 707 alleged victims of abuse and neglect in our service area of Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy and Kleberg Counties. In honor of Child Abuse Awareness Month which begins April 1st, CASA is hosting our first ever Sponsor a Ribbon Fundraiser. Join us in the fight against child abuse by sponsoring… Read more »
Brush Country CASA would like to welcome our newest CASA advocates, Paige Saenz, Zariah Dodds and Mari Reyes who were sworn in on December 10, 2020 by Judge Jaime E. Carrillo via Zoom. We are so excited to have them joining our dynamic group of advocates. Want to find out more about becoming a CASA… Read more »
Speak Up for Kids in Foster Care from Your Own Home Brush Country CASA is calling for community members to step up and advocate for children and families involved in the child welfare system in our local area. “Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and physical distancing, many of us have been feeling increased stress, anxiety and… Read more »
A special thank you to the Theta Kappa chapter of Kappa Sigma for hosting a canned food drive for Brush Country CASA this holiday season. We appreciate you so very much! For information on how you can host a drive for CASA please reach out to our staff at 361.595.7233.