These awards recognize individuals who have dedicated themselves to improving outcomes for children and families in the foster care system.
Dr. Bell, a Mississippi native, was honored for his public service and leadership accomplishments.
Life of Hope Award winners provide a beacon of hope and illustrate the possibilities and promise of the lives of vulnerable children.
The success of the Johnson County Community of Hope stretches beyond its borders and is opening doors for new partnerships in other communities.
Family, alumni and leaders recognized for improving child welfare in America.
The former mayor of Seattle is recognized for his accomplishments and civic engagement.
The Christensens adopted their daughter as an older foster youth, an age group highlighted this year as part of National Adoption Month.
Two business leaders recognized for dedication in improving the lives of vulnerable children and families.
Shana King received a 2016 Casey Excellence for Children Award for birth parent. Nominate a hero like her for the 2017 awards.
Maritza Lorenzana is the recipient of a 2016 Casey Excellence for Children Award. Nominations are now open for the 2017 awards.