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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We’re Hiring–Supervisor of Volunteers

We are currently seeking a new Supervisor of Volunteer Advocates. Candidates should possess excellent communication, writing, organization and people skills, with a background in legal studies or child welfare, preferred.…

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Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: This September we are featuring one of our wonderful volunteers, Gail Shapiro! A native of New York, Gail has been living in Virginia for 21 years.  Since joining…

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Formed Families Forward

The month of September is National Kinship Care Month, and in honor of this we want to spotlight an organization in Northern Virginia doing great work to support kinship families…

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