Cupcakes & Conversation at CASA

Join us for Cupcakes and Conversation at the Monroe County CASA office (201 N. Morton)! October 22nd 4:30-6:30 p.m. Stop in for a sweet treat and learn more about what’s happening at CASA!  Monroe County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) provides advocacy for children that are involved in abuse or neglect cases in the Monroe County court system. Join us for delicious cupcakes, talk to current CASA volunteers and learn more about what it’s like to advocate for a child. For more information call 812-333-CASA or to RSVP click...

Monroe County CASA Candlelight Fundraising Breakfast May 17th

Monroe County CASA invites interested members of the community to attend the CASA Candlelight Fundraising Breakfast on May 17th from 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Fountain Square Ballroom. This event will feature a light breakfast and coffee, along with moving messages from people impacted by the CASA program. Attendees will also hear an update from Executive Director Kristin Bishay regarding the opioid epidemic’s direct effect on the youth in our community. This breakfast is free and open to the public, but donations are highly encouraged at the event. To RSVP, please call 812-333-2272 or email . CASA is a volunteer-powered program which provides representation in juvenile court for child victims of abuse and neglect.  They provide support to these children to ensure that they remain at the forefront of the court proceedings and find a safe, permanent home as quickly as possible.  Right now there are over 100 children in Monroe County waiting for an advocate.  To learn more about how you can give a child a voice, please visit www.monroecountycasa.org or call 812-333-CASA....

Tickets are on Sale Now for CASAblanca 2016

Monroe County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is excited to announce the third annual CASAblanca gala – a lively Moroccan-themed night of music, signature cocktails, both silent and live auctions and even a professional photo opportunity by Chadon Photographers with a live camel! We invite you to join us on Saturday, November 5th, at the Bloomington Country Club, for a night you will not soon forget! Tickets can be purchased online at https://monroecountycasa.org/casablanca/ or by calling 812-333-CASA. Sponsors for this year’s event include: American Rental, Wilfred Coers, Comprehensive Financial Consultants, IU Credit Union, Ruoff Home Mortgage, Karen Pitkin, Realtor RE/MAX Realty Professionals, Sterling Real Estate Inc., Becky Wann, RE/MAX Realty Professionals, Gene Shaw of Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance, Old National Bank, Meineke Car Care Centers of Monroe County, Root & Associates, Tony Stonger, Edward Jones Financial Advisor, Olson & company, Bloomington Oral Surgery and American Legion Burt Woolery Post 18. Funds raised from CASAblanca 2016 directly benefit CASA’s efforts to protect abused and neglected children in Monroe County. In 2015, more than 100 CASA advocates contributed over 10,000 volunteer hours advocating for 464 children in our community. In 2016, the Monroe County CASA program has already surpassed these numbers. CASA is expected to serve close to 550 children by the end of this year....