Providing a voice for St. Louis’ children and youth in foster care.
 
 
 
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FOX 2
Spirit of St. Louis Car Giveaway

In the Spirit of the Holidays, FOX 2 and KPLR 11 have partnered with Bommarito Automotive Group to encourage donations to support our mission to change a child’s story. Thank you for your donation!

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Enter to win a new Car, Truck or SUV courtesy of Bommarito Automotive Group

One (1) grand prize winner will select from a 2019 VW Passat OR a 2019 Toyota Tacoma OR a 2020 GMC Terrain courtesy OF BOMMARITO AUTOMOTIVE GROUP. Winner announced live on FOX 2 News on Wednesday, January 29th between 5pm – 7pm.

 
 
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What is a CASA?

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers are individuals from all backgrounds and walks of life who share a commitment to improving the lives of children in foster care who have experienced abuse or neglect. CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for children's best interests after completing all pre-service requirements. CASAs best-interest advocacy helps ensure children are safe, have a permanent home, and have the opportunity to thrive.

CASA is a national movement operating in 49 states and the District of Columbia. There are more than 85,000 volunteers throughout the country dedicated to making a life-changing difference for children who have experienced abuse or neglect.

How it Works
CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for children’s best interests. They stay with each case until the child is in a safe, permanent home and the case is closed by the court.

Volunteers visit with the child in their placement regularly, work with legal and child welfare professionals, educators and service providers to ensure judges have all the information they need to make the most well-informed decisions for each child. Having a caring, adult advocate for their best interest can make a lasting difference for a child who has experienced abuse or neglect.


 
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Are you ready to change a child’s story? Complete the Online Application and steps for qualification.

 
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