Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Ventura County belongs to a network of nearly 950 community-based programs that recruit, screen, train, and support citizen-volunteers to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children in courtrooms and communities.

Most pumpkin patches have more activities to keep you and your family entertained all afternoon. Keep reading for a full list of our favorite pumpkinless patch pastimes.

Showing a little encouragement is an easy way to make someone’s day, and we’ve come up with a few ideas on how you can do so.

Autumn’s beautiful weather and fun holidays make it easy to find volunteering opportunities in your area. We’ve come up with a few ideas to get you started.