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Year-End Gift Matching is Extended!

November 21, 2014  |  What's New!  |  Comments Off

We are so grateful for the overwhelming response to the I&G Charitable Foundation's matching grant - we met our goal and will receive the full $50,000 match! In response, long-time supporters Heather Hughes and John Botti offered to match all additional gifts made by December 31st, up to $30,000. Your donation will double in value, doubling your gift's  impact and the help you can provide for a youth in foster care. Help us make the most of this opportunity! Make your gift online today and help ensure we receive the full $30,000 to match the youth on our waiting list with

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SFCASA’s own Gail Nebenzahl named California Volunteer of the Year

September 12, 2014  |  What's New!  |  Comments Off

Fourth generation San Franciscan Gail Nebenzahl was awarded the Governor’s California Volunteer of the Year Award at a ceremony in the Presidio on September 12, 2014. Nebenzahl recently completed her service as a board member of San Francisco CASA, after serving as a volunteer advocate. Since 2000, when Gail completed her 40 hours of training and was sworn in by a judge as a CASA, she has worked tirelessly to support the healthy development of children in foster care in San Francisco. “Gail is the perfect role model of a committed California volunteer.  She is not only deeply passionate about foster

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2013-14 Accomplishments Highlighted in Annual Report

September 4, 2014  |  What's New!  |  Comments Off

San Francisco CASA's just published 2013-14 Annual Report highlights the accomplishments made possible by a tremendous community of supporters, volunteer CASAs and generous donors. A few highlights: SFCASA volunteers contributed 14,193 hours to support 253 foster youth. SFCASA gathered more than 25 organizations, former foster youth , and advocates to improve services for young adults in extended foster care. Thirteen SFCASA clients graduated from high school in spring 2014. SFCASA ended the year with a surplus of nearly $175,000, rebuilding our reserve fund and providing capital to grow in 2014-15. Fifty-six new volunteers completed the 46-hour training and were matched with a foster youth. Read the

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SFCASA is looking for a Few Good Advocates!

July 18, 2014  |  What's New!  |  Comments Off

We are currently recruiting for our fall training class! Our next training session will take place in Fall 2014 and run for 7 weeks, every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 6-9pm beginning 9/23/14 through our swearing in ceremony on 11/6/14.  Please RSVP for one of our information sessions. You can also email bethany@sfcasa.org.  

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