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Advocate of the Month – June 2020

THE June ADVOCATE OF THE MONTH IS:

Lauren Rubenstein!

Steady and faithful are just a few of the words that come to mind when thinking about this month’s advocate of the month. Lauren … Read more

2020 Volunteeer Appreciation “Event” Held

Every April, CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Walker, San Jacinto, and Trinity Counties celebrates the wonderful volunteers who advocate for children in foster care in this tri-county area. A stake holder speaks, CPS caseworkers are recognized, milestones are acknowledged … Read more

New Advocate of the Year 2020 Nominees

Nominee #6: Mariah Hardy

The final nominee for New Advocate of the Year has been a CASA since June 2019. Mariah is one of the most passionate, driven, and hardworking young women … Read more

Advocate of the Year 2020 Nominees

Nominee #6: Mary Partida

Mary Partida joined the CASA family in February 2018. In her two years at CASA, she has worked on two cases, serving three children. Distance does not stop … Read more

Advocate of the Year – 2020 Nominees

Nominee #5: Renee Spencer

(Renee pictured in blue with Kathy Hudson – Advocate, Karen Altom – Board Member, Mary Partida – Advocate & Tonie Sikes – Advocate)

Renee has been an advocate since … Read more

Advocate of the Month – May 2020

THE May ADVOCATE OF THE MONTH IS:

Diana Pelham!

(Diana pictured center with fellow advocates at a CASA Lunch)

Since joining CASA in October 2016, Diana has held some pretty high titles: Winner of … Read more

Advocate of the Year – 2020 Nominees

Nominee #4: Matt Jugran

This week’s nominee is completely committed to the cause! Matt Jugran has been a CASA for over a year and a half and has carried the same case … Read more

New Advocate of the Year – 2020 Nominees

Nominee #5: Catherine (Cat) James

Catherine James started her journey with CASA in April 2019 and in this short time she has truly gone above and beyond. She began her CASA journey … Read more

New Advocate of the Year – 2020 Nominees

Nominee #4: Patricia (Trish) Wilson

(Trish pictured second from left with fellow advocates Judy, Julissa, and Catherine)

It is hard to believe that this nominee has been with CASA for less than a … Read more

Advocate of the Year – 2020 Nominees

Nominee #3: Sharon Dieringer

The third Advocate of the Year nominee is a force to be reckoned with. As a CASA for nearly 2 years, Sharon has demonstrated a multitude of traits … Read more