Why support CASA?
Your donation helps ensure that children in Bradley and Polk Counties will have an advocate to speak up for them in court. In Bradley and Polk Counties there are over 1,400 cases of reported abuse and neglect towards children each year. Currently, CASA is able to serve around 250 children on an annual basis. With an increased financial capacity, CASA will be able to give more children an advocate to speak up for them.
How donations are used.
Donations are used to further CASA’s advocacy for abused and neglected children in Bradley and Polk counties. CASA has been able to advocate for hundreds of children, over the past ten years, due to the support of the community. Donations from the community members are used to cover the costs of the recruitment and training of volunteer advocates, background checks of staff/volunteers, visits to meet with the child, and other advocacy efforts.