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our mission

Court Appointed Special Advocates® (CASA) are community volunteers, just like you, who stand up and speak out to help children who have been abused and neglected.

Our CASA program belongs to a network of 951 community-based programs that recruit, train and support citizen-volunteers to advocate for the best interests of children who have been abused and neglected in courtrooms and communities.

  • Children Served
    Children Served

    5,230

  • Volunteers
    Volunteers

    1,550

  • Volunteer Hours
    Volunteer Hours

    147,700

  • Counties Served
    Counties Served

    56

News Articles

CASA of East Tennessee invites Knoxville area community members to its 9th annual and first virtual Red Shoe Gala on Saturday, February 6th from 6:00-10:00 p.m. Presented by Lusid Media, Waste Management, and Radio Systems Corporation.

Tickets are available online at www.casaofeasttn.org/rsg or by phone at 865-329-3399, ext 1. Tickets to access the event are $40 per individual and $75 per couple. Sponsorships are available starting at $250.

Hughes & Coleman Injury Lawyers, a local personal injury law firm and supporter of local charitable organizations, gave back this holiday season by donating over $7,000 to local non-profits, according to a release from the law firm.

One East Tennessee nonprofit said it overcame the difficulties 2020 brought, but could still use some help for the new year.

The biggest need? Volunteers.