Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2010, $200,000)
The OJJDP FY 10 Earmarks Program furthers the Department's mission by providing grants, cooperative agreements, and other assistance authorized by the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended, to organizations identified in the Conference Report to accompany the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-117), H.R. Conf. Rep. No. 111-366 at 702-714.
This project will be delivered by CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Los Angeles. The project will focus on Court Appointed Special Advocates recruitment for the 38th District. Expanding recruitment of CASA volunteers will maintain and expand the provision of services for children under age six who are within the supervision of the Dependency Court of Los Angeles County.