Author: James McIntyre
Illinois CASA’s Hands Across Illinois virtual event for Child Abuse Prevention Month brings together thousands of people to celebrate the impact of CASA on the lives of children in foster care.
On Wednesday, April 29, Illinois CASA held the first annual Hands Across Illinois virtual event for Child Abuse Prevention Month, inaugurated because the COVID-19 crisis interrupted the in-person events
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CHICAGO (WLS) — Right now there are more than 5,600 children who have experienced abuse or neglect living in protective custody in Chicago. One group is making it their mission
CHICAGO (WLS) — Casa of Cook County recognized volunteers and advocates working to improve the lives of children in foster care at their fall gala Wednesday night.
ABC 7’s Diana Palomar accepted the media champion award on behalf of ABC 7.
ABC 7’s Hosea Sanders also served as the emcee for tonight’s gala.
In 2019, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Cook County has 19 amazing individuals who are running 26.2 miles all to support children in the Cook County foster care system who have experienced abuse, neglect, abandonment, or all three. Team CASA runners are raising funds so that these children can be matched with a CASA volunteer who will give them a voice in court and help them find a safe, permanent home.