Ways To Give

Will you consider making a contribution now so our abused and neglected foster children are safe?child_in_court.jpg
Your gift helps the makes a lifelong difference for the most vulnerable children in our community:
  • Helps make sure every foster child can have a CASA advocate to stand up for them in court
  • Helps us train new CASA volunteers
  • Helps a neglected child find a safe forever home
  • Helps make sure these children, who are often bounced around have needed assessments and services
  • Helps make sure they have school supplies, backpacks, books and birthday parties                            

 There are many ways you can help make a difference:

CASA, FJD is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and your donation is tax deductible, per IRS guidelines 

Give in honor or memory of someone special

Consider celebrating birthdays, and anniversaries or honor the memory of a friend or loved one with a gift to CASA First Judicial District. To make a gift, click donate and choose "Dedication.” When you provide an acknowledgment address, we will send an email or card directly to them with your personal message or remembrance. We won’t share the amount of your gift.

Give your car, truck or boat to CASA

You can turn your unwanted car, truck, or boat into a gift to CASA First Judicial District. Our vehicle donation program is a great way to help vulnerable children and turn a clunker into a tax deduction. To get started, click here!

Match your gift

Many companies offer matching gift programs to their employees. Check with your employer to find out if your company matches employees’ gifts to charitable nonprofit organizations; you may be able to double or even triple your donation to CASA.

Bequests and other special gifts

You can create a legacy of hope for vulnerable children through a bequest or other special gift to CASA. You don’t need to be wealthy to make a lasting impact. Talk with your financial or estate planning professional to find out how to plan a gift to benefit you and your family while creating a lasting legacy for children in need.

Give stock

You may help children who've been abused or neglected while gaining tax benefits by giving appreciated stock. Please contact our executive director at 505-820-1500 or via email.

Shop CASA First on Amazon Smile

Shop at smile.amazon.com and designate Court Appointed Special Advocates First Judicial District as recipient and a percentage of your purchases will help abused children. Your purchases add up to hundreds of dollars for CASA!

Join the Extra Mile Club

CASA volunteers have served thousands of children from Santa Fe, Rio Arriba and Los Alamos counties since 1995, covering over 8000 square miles of northern New Mexico. Our volunteers go the extra-mile for the children in their cases—which often means traveling miles out of their way. Annually our volunteers travel over 29,000 miles in their duty to the court and the abused and neglected children of our community. However, the price of gasoline has at times proven to be a financial impediment to meeting the travel demands placed on CASA volunteers.

To this end, gas companies and individuals around the state of New Mexico are asked to consider a donation of gas cards with a value of at least $25 each.

Ask your friends to give to CASA

Want to rally your friends and family to support CASA? Use one of many great online fundraising tools like Razoo or Network for Good or Causes to start your own fundraising page for CASA First Judicial District. If you need any help getting started or are looking for ideas to personalize your page, please contact the Executive Director at 505-820-1500 or info@casafirst.org 


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