January CASA Chronicle

Happy New Year from Fairfax CASA! We hope your 2023 is off to a great start. January seems to be flying by as our staff and volunteers are knee deep…

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Run The Greenway Charity Partner

Are you looking for a little extra motivation to make your training and race day more meaningful? Be a hero and join our Fairfax CASA team on Saturday, May 6,…

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Foster Youth and Human Trafficking

As we dedicate January to raising awareness for human trafficking, we are faced with the devastating truth that foster youth and former foster youth are at-risk of being trafficked. Human…

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Volunteer Spotlight

Earlier this month, Darcy had the pleasure of chatting with Nicole Alexander, one of our amazing volunteers, about her experience of being a CASA. Below is a transcript of that…

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Giving Tuesday

GivingTuesday is a global movement unleashing the power of radical generosity. This year, GivingTuesday reminds us that the act of gift-giving affirms our shared humanity, builds reciprocal relationships with each…

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Upcoming Vol Info Sessions

We are hosting two more information sessions before the year ends and we would love to see you at one of them! You can email us your RSVP at volunteer@casafairfax.org…

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Case Numbers on the Rise

Fairfax CASA is assigned to every child abuse and neglect case before the Fairfax Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court.  Last fiscal year (7/1/21-6/30/22), the Court appointed CASAs to 92…

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November Staff Recs

Book Recommendation from Darcy: Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver “Disclaimer:  I haven’t finished this book but I can’t put it down.  It is excellent.  It takes place here in Virginia,…

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Surge of new children referred by the Court

In FY22, Fairfax CASA received appointments from the Fairfax Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court for 98 new children. We served a total of 267 children in all of FY22.…

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October CASA Chronicle

We hope you are enjoying this beautiful fall. We’ve been very busy here at Fairfax CASA, with a surge of new cases, a new training class and ongoing recruitment efforts.…

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