CASA: Courtroom advocate group celebrates 30 years

Several Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASAs, were honored for their years of service. Pictured, from left, are Pam Feller (10 years), Sonya Emerick (15 years), Stu Shipman (5 years), Cathy Aldrich (5 years), Bonnie Shipman (5 years), Lisa Laur (10 years) and Margo Phillips (10 years). These volunteers advocate for children during courtroom proceedings throughout Northeastern Indiana.
Staff Writer

Volunteers were recently celebrated at an annual dinner held by Northeastern Indiana CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
The annual dinner, held at Cobblestone Golf Course, recognized several volunteers who had given years of service to the nonprofit organization, which advocates for children in area courtrooms.