Monday, November 21st, 2016
Glen Mills MOD to donate $1 for every MOD size-pizza sold to provide hope for children in
Delaware and Chester Counties’ foster care systems
MOD Pizza, known for its focus on making a positive impact in its communities, is teaming up with CASA Youth Advocates to launch its annual Spreading MODness campaign. MOD will donate $1 for every MOD-size pizza sold at their location in Glen Mills, PA to CASA Youth Advocates from November 22 through November 27, 2016. MOD Pizza Glen Mills is located at 1751 Wilmington Pike, PA.MORE INFO
Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
IMC Construction to Serve as Presenting Sponsor
Speakers to Include Two CASA-Affiliated Youth and Their Advocates
Friday, August 19th, 2016
Support will help CASA advocate for abused and neglected children in Delaware and Chester CountiesMORE INFO
Monday, June 13th, 2016
We are thrilled to announce that Impact100 Philadelphia has awarded CASA Youth Advocates a $106,667 Project Grant!
This is great news for a child languishing in the child welfare system, alone, frightened, and confused. The funds will enable us to champion her - and even more children in Delaware and Chester counties than ever before.
Thank you to volunteer Carol Cottone, who helped Executive Director Anne Shenberger share our story in a presentation to Impact100 Philadelphia earlier this month.MORE INFO
Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
Event to benefit CASA Youth Advocates’ work on behalf
of abused and neglected children in Delaware and Chester Counties
On Sunday, May 1, at 9:00 a.m. at Ridley Creek State Park in Media, superheroes of all speeds and ages will take to the trail at the first annual Superhero 5K Run and Walk to benefit CASA Youth Advocates. Run/walk participants are encouraged, but not required, to come dressed as their favorite superheroes.MORE INFO
Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Organization urges more African Americans to join March class of new volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children.
During February, Black History Month, CASA Youth Advocates of Delaware County recognizes the positive difference that Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) volunteers of color have made to children in the foster care system. With the organization’s next training class kicking off in March, CASA is urging additional African Americans to honor Black History Month by stepping forward as new volunteers.MORE INFO
Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
Contributing a total of over $100,500 to help abused and neglected children in Delaware and Chester Counties, dozens of local businesses and donors have stepped up as sponsors and supporters of the CASA Youth Advocates of Delaware County’s annual Gala, to be held December 4 at the Drexelbrook Corporate Center (Drexel Hill, PA). Many, like Emerald Advisors, Republic Bank, and Carmen and Elke Belefonte have supported the Gala for years, while others, like xCell Strategic Consulting, are newcomers.MORE INFO
Sunday, November 15th, 2015
CASA staff and volunteers gather at Stephens on State in Media to recognize and celebrate the great work done by CASA volunteers on behalf of abused and neglected children. Thanks to all of our volunteers for being such wonderful Champions for Children! Celebrating are from left volunteers Julie Savitch and Wendy Cohen, CASA Case Supervisor Jacquona Blackwell and CASA Assistant Director Leigh Anne McKelvey.
Monday, October 26th, 2015
CASA’s mission of advocating for abused and neglected children ties closely with narrative of author’s best-selling book Orphan Train
On December 4 at the Drexelbrook Corporate Center in Drexel Hill, PA, Christina Baker Kline, author of The New York Times #1 bestseller Orphan Train, will address a crowd deeply committed to advocating for children very similar to the novel’s protagonists at the CASA Youth Advocates annual Gala.MORE INFO
Thursday, October 8th, 2015
Delaware County CASA Youth Advocates has received a $10,000 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation to advocate for abused and neglected children in Delaware County caught in the Dependency Court System. Delaware County CASA recruits, trains and supports volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocates who work to ensure each child a safe, permanent, and nurturing home.MORE INFO