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Schindler and Matai Elected to CASA for the Cross Timbers Area Board

Kerry Schindler and Mauro Blessed Matai were recently elected to the CASA for the Cross Timbers Area Board of Directors. “We are excited to welcome Kerry and Blessed to our Board of Directors,” said Mindy Wooley, CASA for the Cross Timbers Area Executive Director. “They bring a notable perspective with experience from higher education and… Read more »

In the New Year, Resolve to Help a Child Who Needs You

The start of a new year often comes with a list of resolutions. New Year’s resolutions are different for everyone, but one of the most common is to live a healthier lifestyle. If you’re hoping to improve your physical and mental health, there’s one option that often gets overlooked and benefits others: volunteering. Volunteering and… Read more »

CASA for the Cross Timbers Area, Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Stephenville, Texas – Sept. 15 marks the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Month, a time to celebrate the culture and traditions of U.S. residents who trace their roots to Spain, Mexico, and the Spanish-speaking nations of Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. During Hispanic Heritage Month, we recognize and honor the history, culture, and… Read more »

CASA CTA Focuses on Keeping Families Together

June is National Reunification Month, a month dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of keeping families involved in the child welfare system together, and recognizing how the community can better support these families. When a family becomes involved with the child welfare system, the first priority of the Department of Family and Protective Services… Read more »

CASA CTA Welcomes New Board Member

CASA for the Cross Timbers Area welcomed a new member to its Board of Directors. Barbara Martinez of Stephenville is the newest addition to the CASA CTA board. Barbara brings an extensive background in education and a wealth of knowledge to our organization. Barbara earned her Bachelor’s degree from the Universidad La Salle, Mexico City,… Read more »