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KBLX Cares: A Home Within and SF CASA

Sterling James welcomes partnering Executive Directors, David Simpson and Renée Espinoza, of A Home Within and SF CASA into the KBLX studios to talk about their work in advocating for foster and at-risk youth.

A Home Within is a national organization which recruits, trains, and supports licensed therapists who provide pro-bono therapy to foster youth. Under its model, therapists meet weekly with a foster youth client for “as long as it takes” – typically for more than three years. They also provide consultation group support and free continuing education programs for its volunteer therapists. SFCASA empowers everyday citizens to become officers of the court to serve as advocates and mentors to more than 350 abused and neglected children in foster care. Their mission is to transform the lives of abused and neglected foster youth by providing one consistent, caring volunteer advocate, trained to address each child’s needs in the court and the community.

To learn more about these organizations, click the links below:

A Home Within –

Email: dsimpson@ahomewithin.org

Social: http://www.facebook.com/ahomewithin/

Phone: (415) 570 – 1011

 

SF CASA –

Email: paul@sfcasa.org (Paul Knudsen, Director of Development & Communications) or renee@sfcasa.org

Social:https://www.facebook.com/sfcasa/within/

Phone: (415) 398 – 8001

 

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The Mountain Winery – 2019 Concert Series

May 25 @ 12:00 am - October 11 @ 11:30 pm
Sun 22
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Oakland International Film Festival

September 19 - September 29
Mon 23

India.Arie – The Worthy Tour

September 23 @ 7:30 pm
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Earth, Wind & Fire

September 24 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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