Tennessee CASA Association


CASA banquet Thursday night

February 21, 2018

Lakeway’s Court Appointed Special Advocates will be holding its 6th annual fundraising banquet on Thursday, Feb. 22 at First Baptist Church Morristown in the fellowship hall.

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Wilson County CASA receives The Healing Trust grant

February 1, 2018

Wilson County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) recently received a grant for $21,000 from The Healing Trust to fund the salary for a part-time volunteer coordinator.

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Williamson County CASA finds new home on Columbia Avenue

January 23, 2018

Williamson County CASA — a nonprofit organization helping children who are abused and neglected to find stable and permanent homes — has moved from their location on Franklin's Main Street.

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Dustin Lynch & Friends raise $20K for children’s charities

Dustin Lynch & Friends raise $20K for children’s charities

December 2, 2017

Original articlepublished on The Tullahoma News on 12/2/2017 and written byErin McCullough For the fourth consecutive year, hometown country music star Dustin Lynch returned to Tullahoma in order to delight fans and friends alike, as well as to benefit the children’s charities of Tullahoma. The annual Dustin Lynch and Friends Benefit Concert brought in $20,000 this year for two local c

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Puckett's Raises Over $2,000 for Williamson County CASA

November 28, 2017

A. Marshall Family Foods presented a check for $2,080 to the Williamson County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). During the month of October, Puckett’s Gro. and Restaurant in downtown Franklin and Puckett’s Boat House sold a combined total of 104 tickets for the organization’s 2017 Playhouse raffle.

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Wilson County CASA adds new volunteers

Wilson County CASA adds new volunteers

November 14, 2017

Wilson County juvenile court Judge Barry Tatum swore in six new Wilson County Court Appointed Special Advocates volunteers last week.

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Local clean up and restoration company raises $19,000 for Middle TN CASA

November 1, 2017

SERVPRO® of Williamson County, a local cleanup and restoration company, announced today it raised and donated over $19,000 to Williamson County CASA.

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Sen. Haile named 'Legislator of the Year'

October 25, 2017

State Senator Ferrell Haile (R- Gallatin) has been named “Legislator of the Year” in Tennessee for his efforts on behalf of abused and neglected children. The award from Tennessee Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Association was presented to Haile on Tuesday in Nashville.

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CASA Annual Meeting

October 23, 2017

Child advocacy group honors state legislator, MTSU student...

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Puckett’s will pay half the cost of CASA playhouse raffle tickets

October 2, 2017

Beginning Sunday, Oct. 1, Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant in downtown Franklin and Puckett’s Boat House will be selling raffle tickets to win the Williamson County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)’s 2017 playhouse.

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Muscadine Balloon Fiesta returns to East Tennessee

September 5, 2017

The Muscadine Balloon Fiesta is returning to East Tennessee this weekend with hot air balloon rides, live music and food. On Saturday and Sunday, you’ll see more than a dozen hot air balloons hovering over Tsali Notch Vineyard in Madisonville.

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CASA celebrates seven years as advocates of at-risk children

August 22, 2017

CASA of Bradley and Polk Counties celebrated seven years as an established local nonprofit on Friday.

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Holly Carroll welcomed as CASA director

August 15, 2017

CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates, of Bradley and Polk Counties recently welcomed executive director Holly Carroll to the organization.

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Wilson County CASA holds Reverse Raffle

July 10, 2017

Wilson County Court Appointed Special Advocates, a non-profit organization, held its bi-annual reverse raffle Thursday night at the Wilson County Expo Center.

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Therapy dog program expanding into Blount County Juvenile Court

July 9, 2017

A therapy dog program that got its start in Blount County Juvenile Court a year ago is now expanding, with several new dogs and owners joining the program.

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CASA director to serve children in South Africa

July 3, 2017

Josiah Vacheresse and his wife, Laura, will soon be leaving the Cleveland area to do what they both have a passion for: helping children.

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TN CASA recruits thousands more volunteers across Tennessee to help children

TN CASA recruits thousands more volunteers across Tennessee to help children

June 9, 2017

When Lincoln County resident Nancy Rutledge retired from a career in nursing, she bounced from volunteer program to volunteer program, hunting for a way to make a difference with her newly-freed time...

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Former lawyer, Press copy chief finds renewed purpose as CASA volunteer

June 6, 2017

Don Dale went to law school in the early 1980s because he wanted to help people....

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CASA Golf Tournament set for July 15

May 24, 2017

Cumberland County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) will host its golf tournament on Saturday, July 15, at Bear Trace Golf Course, according to tournament chair Tom MacDonald.

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Upcoming Reverse Raffle offers chance to win $10K

May 23, 2017

Wilson County Court-Appointed Special Advocates will hold its bi-annual Reverse Raffle on July 6 at 5:30 p.m. at the Wilson County Expo Center in Lebanon.

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Puckett’s on Columbia Square selling CASA playhouse raffle tickets

May 11, 2017

Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant in downtown Columbia is currently selling raffle tickets to win the Maury County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)’s 2017 playhouse.

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Janelle Arthur is the special guest at CASA Barbeque & Bluegrass Bash on Saturday

May 10, 2017

The Barbeque and Bluegrass Bash by CASA of the Tennessee Heartland on Saturday will include a barbecue buffet and live music by the Mt. Le Conte Jug Band, along with special guest Janelle Arthur. There will also be a silent auction along with a live auction with Bear Stephenson...

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Locals play Human Foosball for Child Advocates

April 26, 2017

It was an event to raise awareness for and prevention in our community. It’s all part of Child Abuse Prevention Month. The event, held Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church in Greenbrier, was the brainchild of local organization called CASA “Court Appointed Special Advocates.” CASA brought in a giant sized HUMAN foosball machine.

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Pinwheels for Prevention

April 14, 2017

A crop of pinwheels have sprouted up on the Greene County Courthouse lawn in recognition of National Child Abuse Awareness Month. The blue and silver twirling reminders of childhood were planted at the courthouse on Tuesday morning by representatives of CASA of Northeast Tennessee.

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CASA celebrates 10th Year of serving children in need

April 3, 2017

It doesn't take long to make a difference in a child's life. For 1,562 children, it's only taken 10 years. That's how long CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Corridor of East Tennessee has been at work supporting the needs of youth in McMinn, Meigs, and Rhea counties.

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Classic Cars, finalist from The Voice highlight CASA Voices for Children May 11

March 22, 2017

Williamson County CASA’s 6th annual Voices for Children event will be held on Thursday, May 11 at Barry Alexander Classic Car Collection Gallery in south Franklin. The signature event raises funds that directly support the work of CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) and those advocating for abused and neglected children in Williamson County.

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Show benefits Maury County CASA

March 8, 2017

Last Thursday's 15th annual Mule Town Revue transformed Columbia State's Cherry Theater into a toe-tapping hoedown, with a variety of guests, including a special engagement with a Doobie Brother...

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CASA holds fundraising banquet

March 2, 2017

On Thursday night, people opened their hearts and checkbooks to Lakeway CASA at the annual “Night of the Child” banquet.

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