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CASA Volunteers Honored for Decade or More


For the first time, ProKids gathered its CASA Volunteers who have served a decade or longer for a special luncheon. While most volunteers in the U.S. commit to about a year of service, ProKids has about 2 dozen CASA Volunteers who have served our children for more than 10 years! Thank you!

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Junior League Tie to ProKids Featured at Museum Center


Take a left just past the dinosaurs and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Junior League in Cincinnati. ProKids is featured in the special exhibit now on display at the Cincinnati Museum Center as one of over 120 projects incubated or accelerated in The Junior League of Cincinnati: Making a Difference for 100 Years. The exhibit [...]

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Two ProKids Folks Celebrated


  ProKids Relationship Manager Shannon Yung on our staff and ProKids volunteer attorney and former board member Tom Cuni have been recognized by local organizations for their energy and commitment to our community.   Tom was recognized Aug. 28 by ProSeniors Inc. as a Senior Who Rocks. Shannon will be recognized Sept. 19 by the

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Superheroes to the Rescue!


On a super summer evening, ProKids supporters turned out to lend their superpowers to the abused and neglected children our agency serves. Thanks to the Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the Cincinnati Bar Association, the Superhero Run for Kids has brought hundreds of thousands of dollars to ProKids over more than 20 years. A video [...]

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New Volunteers Sworn In at Breakfast Event


ProKids Court Appointed Special Advocates, known as CASA Volunteers, who recently completed their training, joined the ranks at the recent Friends of Children Breakfast. Sworn in by Hamilton County Juvenile Court Administrative Judge John Williams, the CASA Volunteers accepted the challenge to speak up for the abused and neglected children to whom they are assigned.

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Long-serving Volunteers Celebrated


ProKids invited an astonishing 1 in 4 of its CASA Volunteers to a very special National Volunteer Month luncheon, honoring those volunteers who have advocated for abused and neglected children for five years or more. With 26% percent of its volunteers achieving this milestone, ProKids breaks the standard for volunteerism Board President Bob McMahon told [...]

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April Celebrations for ProKids


ProKids Executive Director Tracy Cook and volunteer ProKids attorney Tom Cuni, who is also a former board member and board president, recently received honors from the community. Tracy was given Insuring the Children’s Jerry Clark Humanitarian Award for her outstanding contributions in helping children be safe. The organization noted that       recipients: dedicate their

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Board Officers Take on New Roles


Attorney Bob McMahon will serve through March 2021 as the president of the ProKids Board of Trustees.  In its March meeting, the board approved the following officers to serve two-year terms: JoAnn Hagopian, Vice President Wynndel Watts, Secretary Steve Moser, Treasurer John Hands, who served as president for the last two years, moved to the

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