Join the Cause
There are many ways to become involved in CASA of Berks County. Becoming a court appointed advocate is certainly one avenue. However, if that isn’t your strength or your interest but you would still like to make a difference in the lives of abused and neglected children in Berks County, other skills are needed to make this program operate and be effective.
Become a casa volunteer Advocate
You could make a difference in the life of a child by signing up to become a volunteer advocate. Join us at one of our monthly Informational Sessions to learn more about the role of a CASA, meet program staff, and learn about the application process.
Donate to Organization
Your contributions to support the program help us to help the children of Berks County. Contributions to CASA directly support our advocacy - ensuring children are not idling in foster care and are instead ensured the right to a safe and permanent home. CASA is a small non-profit organization, and we depend on the support of our community to sustain our mission and vision.
CASA of Berks County is seeking a part-time (15-20 hours/week) Volunteer Manager. The Volunteer Manager is responsible for the direct supervision of volunteer advocates. This includes the coordination of volunteer activities; all aspects of case management; and assisting in recruitment, training, and retention of volunteers. The Volunteer Manager reports directly to the Executive Director, who is responsible for his/her performance evaluations.
The successful candidate will possess strong time management skills, the ability to multi-task, experience working with or overseeing volunteers, strong leadership skills, and good written and verbal communication skills, in addition to a commitment to CASA's mission. Knowledge and understanding of issues and dynamics within families in crisis relating to child abuse and neglect given preference. A bachelor's degree in a social service-related field or equivalent combination of education and experience is a plus, but not mandatory.
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Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and completed application to Ashley Frank, Executive Director, at Ashley@CASABerks.org.