Category: Story

Celebrating Angels in Adoption

The 21st annual Angels in Adoption® event, honors and celebrates the extraordinary efforts of individuals, couples and organizations who work tirelessly to advocate for children in need of a family.

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CASA/GAL volunteers are more than a voice in court

In becoming effective advocates, CASA/GAL volunteers become more.

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Siblings reunited through advocacy and family support

When three siblings whose mother struggled with addiction were removed from their home, the oldest sister was split up from her younger siblings.

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Transgender Sacramento youth leans on advocate for support

Research shows that having a stable relationship with a supportive adult can help children do well even when they have faced significant hardships.

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Young scholar and former foster youth wins Akerman scholarship

Each year since 2016, law firm and National CASA/GAL partner Akerman LLP has granted a scholarship to help young adults who have spent time in foster care.

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Awards of Excellence winners inspire us to do better

Each year, through the Awards of Excellence, we honor a few people and programs that inspire us to become better, and to do better, on behalf of the children we all serve.

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With skills from CASA training, volunteer finds child a home

After Johnny had been through several foster placements, CASA volunteer Darren used the skills he learned in a training to find Johnny’s sister and help her gain custody.

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For this teen, the 20th placement was the charm

After more than a decade in foster care, and with his CASA volunteer by his side, Jeremy headed to a secure future with his adoptive family.

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Teen succeeds in school with the help of a CASA volunteer

Thanks to his own hard work and the support of an adult with the time and initiative to enable his school success, Michael is now a full-time community college student.

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