CASA to host luncheon and silent auction to highlight importance of CASA Volunteers
Lubbock, Texas – CASA of the South Plains is excited to announce the return of its annual IMPACT! Silent Auction and Fundraising Luncheon scheduled for Thursday, November 14th from 11:30AM – 1:00PM at the Lubbock Civic Center. This emotionally moving event provides attendees with a unique opportunity to hear powerful personal stories from a former foster youth as they discuss their journey though the child welfare system and the incredible, positive impact their CASA Volunteer has made in their life. The event also includes a catered lunch, silent auction, and the Todd Monroe Reno Champion for Children Award presentation.
Tickets and table sponsorships are on sale now and can be purchased at www.casaofthesouthplains.org or by contacting Jonathan Laurel, Development and Events Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (806) 763-2272.
About CASA of the South Plains
CASA of the South Plains empowers community members to serve as volunteer Advocates that speak for the best interest of abused and neglected children in the foster care system. Court Appointed Special Advocates are community members just like you who ensure each foster child’s needs remain a priority in an over-burdened child welfare system while working to find safe, permanent homes for these most vulnerable children.
1. 627 children received advocacy services from CASA of the South Plains in 2018.
2. 317 CASA Volunteers donated a total of 8,636 hours in 2018, saving county taxpayers $474,980 in county paid attorneys’ fees.
3. 246 youth in foster care found permanency with the help of their CASA Volunteer in 2018.
*CASA 2018 Calendar Year Statistics
How You Can Help
1. Become a CASA Volunteer.
2. Become a CASA Donor – Join Heroes for Hope and become a monthly donor. Gifts start at just $10 a month. Every gift makes a difference!
3. Host a CASA 101 Informational Session – CASA will come to your business and educate your staff about its mission and goals.
Thank You to Our Corporate Sponsors:
Atmos Energy • Lubbock Apartment Association • Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers • Market Street • United Supermarkets •ARMtech Insurance Services • Moss Law Firm P.C. • Sonic, RWW Enterprises • Switch I.T. Support • A-Plus Super Storage • Michael Postar’s Affordable Storage • Aim Bank • City Bank • First Bank and Trust• Lee Lewis Construction • PlainsCapital Bank • Razonia McClellan Public Relations • South Plains Electric Cooperative, Inc. • Benchmark Business Solutions • Betenbough Homes • Craig, Terrill, Hale, & Grantham • Lubbock Electric Co. • Lubbock National Bank • Slate Group • StarCare Specialty Health System
To learn how to become an Advocate, or if you are unable to volunteer at this time, and would like to make a donation, visitwww.casaofthesouthplains.org or call (806) 763-2272.
Director, Communications and Marketing
CASA of the South Plains, Inc.
1215 Avenue J, Suite 301
Lubbock, TX 79401
Office: (806) 763-2272
Fax: (806) 763-2273