HEB Donates $50,000 for CASA Expansion Project - KiiiTV.com South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

HEB Donates $50,000 for CASA Expansion Project

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Helping children who have, through no fault of their own, found themselves caught in the legal system is the mission of CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates.

On Tuesday, that group received some major financial help in the form of a $50,000 check presented by HEB. The money will be used to help in CASA's expansion project, which is aimed at building a playroom and a teen lounge to help case workers prepare children for court.

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