Local leader Ann Marie Binsner is receiving national attention for her work in the child welfare field in Prince George’s County. Selected from over 900 Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Directors, Binsner has been named Director of the Year.
“More Male Volunteers Sought for CASA/Prince George’s” – CASA Volunteer Jerry Thigpen’s story as well as his plea for men to stand up for children featured in the Prince George’s Gazette newspaper and online at www.gazette.net and in the Andrews Gazette February 1, 2013
“Court Appointed Special Advocates Speak for Children” – CASA’s community work featured in the Andrews Gazette, October 5, 2013
November 2011- Give to the Max Day a Success!- This one day online fundraising event held on 11/09/11 was organized by the United Way & the Razoo Foundation. In just 24 hours we surpassed our goal of $1500! Even after the event, CASA/Prince George’s County continued to receive donations. As of 11/18/11 we raised $2,005! Thank you to our CASA Champions who each rallied their friends and connections to help meet our goal.
CASA/PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY JOINS PUSH TO INCREASE MENTORSHIP
CASA/PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY ASSISTS LOCAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL WITH EFFORTS TO HELP ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN.
August 2010- Fox 5 Mentoring Monday. On Monday, August 16th, FOX 5 called on its viewers to become mentors during its successful Mentoring Monday campaign. CASA/Prince George’s County along with 13 mentoring organizations were on hand at a phone bank to answer questions from viewers. One of CASA’s volunteers, Robert Lyewsang, was interviewed about the work that we do with abused and neglected children.