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 withRead More
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 fosterRead More
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 theRead More
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.