Over 700 guests joined Jackson County CASA on April 13, 2022, for the 22nd Annual Light of Hope breakfast presented by US Engineering with Honorary Chairs Leigh and Tyler Nottberg at the Sheraton Crown Center Grand Ballroom. This year's Light of Hope Award was presented to the Sunderland Foundation for their generous commitment to the children and youth of Jackson County. CASA Volunteer Steve Denny accepted the Teresa Rabideau Award for Volunteer Excellence for his unparalleled commitment to his CASA kids. Keynote speaker Brittney Daniels shared how growing up in the child welfare system affected her life and how CASA supported her reunification with her children.
The Light of Hope breakfast, the largest breakfast fundraiser in Kansas City, is made possible by the support of these generous sponsors and donors: