Our mission at Heart of Missouri Court Appointed Special Advocates is to train and support volunteers to be exceptional voices for every abused and neglected child in Boone and Callaway County Family Courts.

A special thank you to our "Justice is Served to Vicki Russell” participants and sponsors: 


Columbia Elks Lodge

Holder, Slusher, Susan

Central Bank of Boone County

Gamble & Schlemeier

Vicki Russell

Callaway Energy Center

Preferred Family Health

Commerce Bank

Ford Parshall and Baker

Van Matre Harrison Hollis

Boone County Prosecutor

Columbia Daily Tribune

Missouri Employers Mutual


Landmark Bank


The Honorable Roger Wilson
The Honorable Ann Covington
Dan Atwill
Chris Kelly
Vicki Russell
Judy Baker
Caleb Rowden
Denise Brown
Jim Robertson

Become a CASA Volunteer!

Do you want to be a voice for a child in need? Heart of Missouri CASA is recruiting potential volunteer advocates. If you are at least 21, and able to devote an average of 10 hours a month for the next 2 years to advocate for children in the court system, contact Ruth at to apply to become a CASA volunteer. 

Children's Trust Fund Specialty License Plates

 For a unique way to support CASA and prevent child abuse and neglect in Missouri, get a Specialty License Plate from the Children's Trust Fund. For a $25 donation to CTF, you can get a specialty license plate that features the distinctive child's green hand prints logo and a 'prevent child abuse' message. Visit CTF's website for details!  One of our wonderful volunteers is even using her license plate to promote CASA!



Thank You to our Funders