(Farmington) There are currently more than 14,000 children in the foster care system in the state of Missouri. One group that works to help those children is CASA. Joanna Watts is the director of CASA of the Parkland, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocate. She says they are a volunteer lead organization.
CASA of the Parkland is currently gearing up for it’s biggest fundraiser of the year, Festival of Trees.
It’ll be held November 25th and 26th at the Centene Center in Farmington. For more information, you can go to casaoftheparkland.org.