Six New Advocates Sworn In!

February 26th, 2019 CASA of Cecil County has welcomed six new advocates to the organization. These individuals completed 30 hours of classroom training and two to three hours of court observation, the six volunteers officially will be able to help their assigned abused or neglected children in foster care.  In […]

Outreach Specialist: Erin Grauer

Erin began volunteering for CASA of Cecil County in 2016.  She began advocating for siblings in the foster care system, and with 5 children of her own, it was a perfect volunteer opportunity.  Erin’s role mushroomed into a community outreach position when her dedication for CASA reached far beyond the […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Annmarie Hamilton, CASA of Cecil County

The CASA Quarterly Volunteer Spotlight shines down on Annmarie Hamilton this winter. The Executive Director of the Cecil County Arts Council and self-proclaimed animal lover is by no way new to volunteering. Prior to CASA, Annmarie volunteered with the Special Olympics, Habitat for Humanity, and animal rescues. Annmarie became interested […]

Case Intervention Specialist: Ellen deVrind

For the past thirty years, Ellen has worked passionately with youth to overcome trauma and other challenges such as addiction, homelessness, disabilities, domestic violence, gang involvement, poverty, abuse and neglect.  Ellen has worked in inpatient, outpatient, residential and educational settings. Ellen has worked to locate missing persons, has volunteered with […]