Congrats to Lisa Mathies for being honored as an outstanding community volunteer!
Nominating Organization: Continuum Consulting Group
Honoree Category: Human & Community
Why Nominated: Volunteer is being honored for her work as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). Mrs. Mathies is the CASA for a five year old girl who is in the foster care system after suffering years of abuse. Mrs. Mathies has developed a relationship with the child through, her foster parents, counselors and educators so she can best represent her interests in court. In addition to CASA, Mrs. Mathies volunteers with the Newport Mesa school district in assisting students applying for the Dream Act and is active with the non-profit Semester at Sea. Her two daughters are budding philanthropists.
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