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Court Appointed Special Advocates - National Training, Technical Assistance and Grants Program

Award Information

Award #
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $8,467,367)

This program will address the problem of unrepresented children in the child welfare system by expanding the number of CASA organizations nationwide; strengthening and expanding existing organizations to serve more children; and increasing the diversity of CASA volunteers to better reflect the children served. Results will be measured by growth in the number of children served and volunteers activated as well as in the increase of volunteers of color.


Date Created: September 23, 2008