CASA Fast Facts

Fast facts about the CASA program both Nationally and here in Maryland

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Nationally & Statewide:

  • 933 CASA organizations in the US
  • 77,000 volunteer CASA advocates in the US
  • 34,000 kids served in the US by CASAs
  • 20 CASA organizations in Maryland

Our Demographics:

  • 160 volunteer advocates
  • 172 kids served
  • 44% African-American kids served
  • 38% Caucasian kids served
  • 13% Bi-Racial kids served
  • 56% boys
  • 44% girls
  • 69% age birth to 17
  • 31% age 18 and over

Volunteers Advocated for:

  • Medical needs
  • Better school placements
  • Mental health services
  • Independent living preparation for kids aging out of the system
  • A safe, loving, permanent homes for each child
  • Ensuring that each child has a safe, loving permanent home.