Child Advocates of Fort Bend Offers Volunteer Training Class

posted Mar 13, 2012, 9:42 AM by Crissy Nolen

Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of children? Well, your chance is just around the corner! Beginning April 16, Child Advocates of Fort Bend is offering an evening training class for new volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children.

Volunteers must be over 21 years of age, complete an application (below) and submit to background screening. For more information or an application, contact Volunteer Services at 281-344-5130 or

Getting ready for training L to R are: Volunteer Services Specialist Sasha Soileau, Volunteer Services Team Leader Casey Davis and WINGS Team Leader Heather Rashid.

About Child Advocates of Fort Bend:

Child Advocates of Fort Bend is a non-profit agency dedicated to providing a voice, healing the hurt and breaking the cycle of child abuse in Fort Bend County. Through its Court Appointed Special Advocates Program (CASA), Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) and more than 200 trained community volunteer advocates, Child Advocates improves the lives of more than 400 children each month. Agency partner for 2012 is the Rose-Rich Auto Mile.

The agency’s annual gala and auction raises much needed funds to support its programs for abused and neglected children. Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s Candy Land Gala will be held May 5, at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square. To attend the Gala, become a sponsor or for more information go to or contact Lisa Moore at 281-344-5108 or

Crissy Nolen,
Mar 13, 2012, 9:42 AM