As advocates for children and youth in foster care, we at CASA of Philadelphia have a front row seat to the far reaching effects of inequity and injustice.
The senseless murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless other persons of color, not only deprives our communities of the potential or each of their lives, but also serves as a devastating reminder of how far we are from true equity and justice.
We will continue to advocate for systemic improvements to address racial injustice. Hope lies with the next generation. Here are links to resources to support converstations for families and children: