Community support for New Iberia non-profit

Community Support for CASA of the 16th JDC

NEW IBERIA, La. (KLFY) – Hancock Whitney’s Leadership Team presented a check Tuesday morning to CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) of the 16th JDC’s Board of Directors and Staff.

It happened at the Hancock Whitney branch in New Iberia on E. Admiral Doyle Drive.

According to CASA’s website, the organization’s single goal is, “advocating for children who are victims of abuse to secure their place in a stable and nurturing home. We are a private, non-profit organization dedicated to finding volunteers to help those in need overcome challenges, while developing meaningful relationships with them.”

CASA of the 16th JDC Board President, Brett Lang said, “It is an honor to have community partners like Hancock Whitney Bank, help us continue to be the voice for abused and neglected children in the court system.”

If you are interested in becoming a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) volunteer, you can contact CASA of the 16th JDC at or (337) 359-9016.

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