Rio Grande Valley CASA
Court Appointed Special Advocates

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Meet Our Volunteers in Sierra County

It has become almost cliché to say that "the courts are overworked," but that doesn't stop Rio Grande Valley CASA volunteers from stepping into the courtroom to speak up for the childrens best interests. RGV's Court Appointed Special Advocates are growing in numbers as well as in heart. These community volunteers are introduced to the CASA program and trained by staff to be the "Voice of a Child" within the 7th Judicial Court System in Central New Mexico. RGVCASA is proud to welcome their current volunteers.  RGVCASA would like to thank Lisa Todd, Yarrow Dankert, Tiffany Holmes, Ariel Davis, Blair Davidson and Maria Weir for stepping up and stepping in to this great advocational program. RGVCASA is looking for about 10 total volunteers in each of the Sierra, Socorro and Torrance Counties to assist with the program and advocate for the children.  Volunteers usually spend about 8-10 hours per month working on specific cases, however, the work they do can have a tremendous impact on the youth involved. If you or someone you know would be interested in joining RGVCASA's volunteer program, please contact Destiny Mitchell, 575-740-7542, 894-4437, rgvcasa3@gmail.com, or stop by our office at 311 N. Broadway for more information.  Thank you so much to all of our  volunteers, we have the utmost faith in them. And thank you to the community for your support of our program, we really appreciate it.

 

Volunteer Yarrow Dankert is sworn in by Judge Mercedes Murphy

Volunteer Yarrow Dankert is sworn in by Judge Mercedes Murphy


Volunteer Blair Davidson sworn in by Judge Mercedes Murphy

Volunteer Blair Davidson sworn in by Judge Mercedes Murphy

New CASA Volunteer Lisa Todd is sworn in by Judge Murphy.

New CASA Volunteer Lisa Todd is sworn in by Judge Murphy.


Volunteer Maria Weir is sworn in by Judge Matthew Reynolds.

Volunteer Maria Weir is sworn in by Judge Matthew Reynolds.

Volunteer Ariel Davis is sworn in by Judge Mercedes Murphy

Volunteer Ariel Davis is sworn in by Judge Mercedes Murphy

New CASA Volunteer Tiffany Holmes is sworn in by Judge Sweazea.

New CASA Volunteer Tiffany Holmes is sworn in by Judge Sweazea.