Front, left to right: San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz, CASA Vice President Lydia Serna, CASA Executive Director Norma Blackwell, and CASA Development Director Tricia Schneider. Back row, left to right: Councilmsember Ryan Thomason, Kim Porterfield, John Thomaides, and Fred Terry. Photo by Don Anders.
San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz recently proclaimed March as “CASA Month” in the city. Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is a volunteer organization advocating for abused and neglected chilldren who have become a part of the court system.
On March 7, CASA will host a “Speak up for Kids” 5K run at the Tanger Outlet Center.
CASA recruits, trains and supports volunteers from the communities in Caldwell, Comal, Guadalupe and Hays Counties. For more information on CASA training and programs, visit www.casacentex.org.