Coffee with CASA Information Session
Mar
24
2:00 AM02:00

Coffee with CASA Information Session

  • 153 Morton Lane Appomattox, VA, 24522 United States (map)
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The abused and neglected children of Appomattox need you to be their voice!  Join us for an hour-long video/slide presentation about the role and responsibilities of a Court Appointed Special Advocate, and how to become one. We'll be serving coffee and tea for the afternoon! Bring a friend to learn more about the rewards of this unique volunteer opportunity to serve the abused and neglected kids in our community. Register (it's free) to RSVP. For more information, email shannon@cvcasa.org or phone 434-485-1049.

 

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Paper Tigers Film Screening
Mar
22
6:00 PM18:00

Paper Tigers Film Screening

Join CASA of Central VirginiaHumanKind, and Bridges of Central Virginia to view Paper Tigers, a 1-hour documentary showing how one school of high-risk kids made huge changes in the span of one year. Set within and around the campus of Lincoln Alternative High School in the rural community of Walla Walla, Washington, Paper Tigers asks the following questions: What does it mean to be a trauma-informed school? And how do you educate teens whose childhood experiences have left them with a brain and body ill-suited to learn?

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Independent Living & Fostering Futures Training
Mar
6
5:00 PM17:00

Independent Living & Fostering Futures Training

How do we best support kids who are getting ready to age out of Foster Care? What are their options for housing, employment, education, etc? Independent Living and Fostering Futures programs answer all these questions. Join us for an exceptional training led by the head of Impact Living Services as well as DSS experts on Fostering Futures.  We will cover both programs in-depth and offer a Q&A time so you can gain a better understanding of how to support older youth as a CASA. We will actually be touring one of the independent living apartments as part of this training!

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Retired Teachers Breakfast Information Session
Feb
22
9:00 AM09:00

Retired Teachers Breakfast Information Session

  • 153 Morton Lane Appomattox, VA, 24522 United States (map)
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The abused and neglected children of Appomattox need you to be their voice! We're inviting you to join us for an hour-long video/slide presentation about the role and responsibilities of a Court Appointed Special Advocate, and how to become one. We believe that retired teachers make for great advocates because of your experience with communication, writing and passion for children. We'll be serving french toast souffle, parmesan scrambled eggs and all of coffee/juice you can drink! We're so excited for you to learn more about the rewards of this unique volunteer opportunity to serve the abused and neglected kids in our community. Register (it's free) to RSVP. For more information, email shannon@cvcasa.org or phone 434-485-1049. 

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Pastor's Breakfast Information Session
Feb
20
9:00 AM09:00

Pastor's Breakfast Information Session

  • 220 Community Lane Appomattox, VA, 24522 United States (map)
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The abused and neglected children of Appomattox need you to be their voice! We're inviting you to join us for an hour-long video/slide presentation about the role and responsibilities of a Court Appointed Special Advocate, and how to become one. We'll be serving a delicious breakfast with all of the coffee/juice you can drink! We're so excited for you to learn more about the rewards of this unique volunteer opportunity to serve the abused and neglected kids in our community. Register (it's free) to RSVP. For more information, email shannon@cvcasa.org or phone 434-485-1049. 

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Breakfast with CASA Information Session
Jan
6
9:30 PM21:30

Breakfast with CASA Information Session

Have you settled on a New Year's resolution for 2018? Are you considering giving back in an important way?  If so, give a child a chance for a safe and permanent home. Join us for breakfast and an hour-long video/slide presentation about the role and responsibilities of a Court Appointed Special Advocate for abused and neglected children, and how to become one. 

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CASA Listens: Former Foster Youth Share Their Story
Dec
11
6:00 PM18:00

CASA Listens: Former Foster Youth Share Their Story

This training provides a unique opportunity to hear from local community members who spent time in the foster care system growing up. Lynchburg City School Board Member Derek Polley, as well as Tarsha Joyner of Mrs. Joy's Absolutely Fabulous Treats, will both be sharing their experiences in foster care as children, as well as their journeys that led them to where they are today.

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