Pro Bono - CASA Holiday Gift Drive

  • 01 Dec 2018
  • Orange County

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OCPA has partnered with Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Orange County to give back to children in the foster care system this holiday season by donating a gift for the Holiday Gift Drive.  CASA is a non-profit organization that serves severely abused, neglected and abandoned children through the recruitment, training, and continued support of volunteers who advocate and mentor children, representing their best interest in the courtroom and other settings. 

How the Gift Drive Works:

  1. RSVP to this event to confirm you are donating a gift for the drive.
  2. Purchase a gift ($25 value) and drop it off at an OCPA event or to the Pro Bono Co-Chairs. Please do not wrap the gift. 
  3. Deadline to turn in your gift is Saturday, December 1st.
  4. We'd love to also partner with your firm or company for this worthy cause! Please contact kerryschoonover.ocpa@gmail.com for information.   
Where to donate your gift:
  1. Any Section Meeting - see OCPA Event Calendar
  2. October 3rd - Board Meeting - Veritext 20 Corporate Park, Suite 350, Irvine, CA 92606
  3. October 10th - General Meeting -  Hilton Hotel 18800 MacArthur Blvd., Irvine CA 92612
  4. November 14th - Annual Election Meeting - Hilton Hotel 18800 MacArthur Blvd., Irvine CA 92612
  5. If you are not able to drop off at an OCPA event, please contact kerryschoonover.ocpa@gmail.com for alternate instructions. 
    Recommended gift ideas for children ages 0-21:
      • $25 Gift Cards (Target, Amazon, Visa, MasterCard, AMEX, Forever 21, H&M, Best Buy, Wal-Mart, Build-A-Bear, iTunes, Dick’s Sporting Goods)
      • Drawing, Craft, and Art Kits
      • Sports gear (soccer balls, basketballs, gym bag, skateboard, helmet)
      • Make-up, hair products, lotions, manicure kits
      • Scrapbooks and supplies 
      • Books
      • Common household items for emancipating teens: toaster, microwave, coffeemaker, knife set, and dishes
      • Diary/Journal
      • Remote Control Car
      • Stuffed Animal
      • Headphones & earbuds
      • Bluetooth speaker
      • Lego sets
      • Magic Kits
      • Jewelry/Jewelry Box
      • Purse or wallet
      • Science Kit
      • Anything Star Wars, Marvel, Pokemon, Shopkins

       

                                        For more information about CASA, visit: CASA

                                        For any questions, please contact OCPA Pro Bono Co-Chairs Kerry Schoonover - kerryschoonover.ocpa@gmail.com or Leila Conrad, CP - leila.ocpa@gmail.com. 


                                         

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