CHANGE A CHILD'S STORY

Mission Statement

CASA of Lafayette County advocates for the best interests of abused and neglected children through the service of trained, court-appointed community volunteers.

 
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WHO WE ARE

Purpose Statement

The purpose of CASA of Lafayette County is to train volunteers to advocate for the best interest of children in court proceedings to ensure every child is in a safe and permanent home.

 

Vision Statement 

 CASA of Lafayette County’s vision is a safe and permanent home for every abused and neglected child in North Mississippi.

Core Values

Children

Highly Trained Volunteer Advocacy

Service

Collaborative Alliance

Leadership

Community

Non-discrimination Policy

CASA of Lafayette County is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and demonstrates these qualities in its own operations, governance, management, and quality advocacy for children.

Volunteers shall be recruited and accepted into the CASA of Lafayette County program without regard to race, gender, gender identity, age (21 years and older), religion, nationality, color, creed, disability, or sexual orientation.

All children referred to CASA of Lafayette County will be assigned to a volunteer advocate regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

To give equal employment and advancement opportunities to all people, we make employment decisions at CASA of Lafayette County based on each person’s performance, qualifications, and abilities regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.   

 

 
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EVENTS

SAVE THE DATE
CASAblanca  New Year's Eve Gala
December 31, 2022

 

STAFF & BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Erin Smith, Founding Executive Director
Terrica Roberts, Volunteer Supervisor
Kimiranda Vaughn, Volunteer Coordinator

Angela Pittman, President
Sarah Brooke Bishop, Vice President
Marth Cofer, Treasurer
 
Julie Addison, Secretary
Jennifer Saxon, Board Member

Josh Fulwiler, Board Member
Kate Kenwright, Board Member
Jennifer Davis, Board Member
Hannah Heaton, Board Member
Teresa Hubbard, Board Member
Rickey Scott, Board Member
Sarah Hollis, Board Member
Adam Miller, Board Member

 
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Get in touch with CASA of Lafayette County to learn more about our work and how you can get involved.

 

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