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Volunteer Spotlight - Katie Glass

Volunteer Spotlight

September 14, 2018

As a wife, step-mother, and full-time employee, Katie Glass had more than enough to keep her busy, but she wanted to do more. Read more to hear how becoming a CASA volunteer helped to change Katie's story.

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Meet Debby

Meet Debby

September 12, 2018

Please join us in welcoming our newest Sequoyah County Volunteer Coordinator, Debby Bates! Debby was an active CASA volunteer for three years before joining the CASA staff in August. We are so excited to have her on board and know she will make an excellent addition to our team.  

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The Power of Courtesy

The Power of Courtesy

September 5, 2018

If one kind word can change someone's day. Imagine what a whole month of kind words could do. September is National Courtesy Month. A chance to show the world just how far a little kindness can spread. Here are a few politeness reminders to help you get started on your journey. What would happen if you focused on just one every single day? 

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Michael's Story

Michael's Story

August 15, 2018

Michael*, the oldest of four children, had one goal, to keep his family together. Michael and his younger siblings were born to a mother who suffered from drug and alcohol addiction. While she loved her children dearly, she was unable to provide them with the care that they needed and the four siblings eventually found themselves in foster care.

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Meet Our New Staff

Meet Jessyca

August 14, 2018

Please join us in welcoming our newest Muskogee County Volunteer Coordinator, Jessyca Bivings! Jessyca served for three years as a CASA volunteer before joining the CASA staff. We are so excited to have her on board and know she will make an excellent addition to our team. 

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Forever Homes

Forever Home

August 13, 2018

This is what CASA is all about. These sweet babies found their forever home today as their adoption was finalized. 

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 12, 2018

Mayor Bob Coburn signed a proclamation on Wednesday, April 11th, declaring April 2018 as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Muskogee. Child abuse and neglect is a serious problem affecting every segment of our community, and finding solutions require

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Go Blue for Kids

Go Blue for Kids

March 19, 2018

National child abuse prevention month kicks off on April 1st. This is a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. Show your support for Child Abuse Prevention Month by participating in this year's Go Blue for Kid's Day on Friday, April 6th. Post a ph

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Stories of Hope!

Stories of Hope!

March 15, 2018

Gaining Ground by Losing Hope! If at firstyou don't succeed, try, try again! Many of us were taught that the key to success is tenacity. But 18-year-old Savanna says that her secret to moving forward was giving up. Savanna assumed the role of a parent at a very early age. Her mother - consumed by her addiction to alcohol and drugs - was seldom home to take care

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Open Your Heart

Open Your Heart to a Child!

February 13, 2018

Valentine's can be a very special time of year. There are candies and chocolates, parties and presents and it seems like love can be found around every corner. While many children eagerly await candy and cards this Valentine's day, children in the child welfare system wait for something much more permanent - a loving home. 

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Random Kindness

Random Kindness

February 12, 2018

Have you ever had one of those days when it felt like nothing could go right? The kind of day that makes you feel like giving up? What if, during one of those days, a stranger reached out to lend you a hand? 

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Wear Your CASA Spirit

Wear Your CASA Spirit!

January 8, 2018

We are excited to announce the release of our newest CASA t-shirts.  Tell the world that you are for the child with one of these two great designs. Both designs are printed on a soft Bella Canvas tee and are available in sizes small to x-large for $20, or sizes 2X and up for just $23.  Stop by the office or email jenny@casaok.org to reserve your shirt today. 

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Help Wishes Come True

With support from you.

December 28, 2017

They can thrive in 2018. Jared is starting a new school when he comes back from holiday break, and he hopes this one will stick. Michaela is about to start overnight trial visits with her mom, and she’s crossing her fingers that she can go home for good soon. Pablo is waiting for an adoptive family to welcome him into their lives. He’s had a few families interested,

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Thanks to You

Thanks to You

December 18, 2017

A family came back together! Two years ago, Angela was readmitted to the hospital, after several repeat visits. Doctors diagnosed her with malnutrition and “failure to thrive.” On this visit, she was brought into foster care for medical neglect. Doctors, nurses, caseworkers—everyone—had lost patience with Angela’s mom, Ruth. When Brad was appointed a

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A Home for the Holidays

A Home for the Holidays

December 14, 2017

Help Foster Children Find Homes for the Holidays December is a month full of fun holiday celebrations and traditions for loved ones to enjoy together. However, there are many children in the foster care system across Oklahoma thatdo not have the same opportunities to experience a joyful holiday season. Due to circumstances that are no fault of their own, these children have b

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Shop Amazon Prime

Shop Amazon Prime

December 11, 2017

This holiday season you can support CASA while you shop! When you shop AmazonSmile Amazon donates a percentage of your purchase to CASA for Children, Inc.

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Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

November 20, 2017

It's not just a day. It's a movement. Black Friday. Cyber Monday. #Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving, celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving each year. The movement was created in an effort to unite us all in a day of generosity, to make a difference in the world any way we choose at the start of this busy holiday season.

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Because of You

Because of You

November 15, 2017

Cameron loves to take pictures. He has an old, hand-me-down camera that he brings everywhere he goes. He is a bright, gregarious, 10-year-old boy who loves dinosaurs and Star Wars. Like so many children across the country, Cameron’s parents are struggling with addiction. After a painful

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Welcome, Sarah!

Welcome, Sarah Aukerman!

November 15, 2017

Wagoner County Coordinator, Sarah Aukerman Please join us in welcoming our newest member of the CASA staff, Wagoner County Volunteer Coordinator, Sarah Aukerman. Sarah is a graduateof the University of Oklahoma with a bachelors degree in Psychology. As a former child welfare worker,Sarah is well versed in the needs of our volunteers and the children we serve. We know she will m

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