CASA's Impact in the Community

Success Stories, News, and Special Events

Remembering Debra

CASA, a nonprofit housing developer and property manager in the Triangle, is mourning the loss of their long-time leader. Debra King, CEO of CASA for 23 years, died Saturday, April 14, 2018, after a two year struggle with blood cancer. Remembering CASA’s Longtime…
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Welcome home, Robert

Robert moved into his CASA apartment just a few weeks ago.  As part of a pilot program with the REALTOR Foundation of Wake County, Robert’s apartment was furnished by Foundation volunteers who purchased furniture from The Green Chair Project.  “I was very overwhelmed...

CASA Event Raises over $115,000 for Affordable Housing

On Thursday, September 20, over 250 people gathered at Whitaker & Atlantic for CASA’s Fifth Annual Cabin for CASA Memorial Fundraiser.  The event raised over $115,000 to support CASA’s affordable housing mission. CASA is a nonprofit affordable housing developer...

Important: Hurricane Florence Information

For CASA tenants: Hurricane Florence is expected to bring severe winds and significant amounts of rain to our area over the weekend.  Here are some things to know about your apartment during and after the storm. During the storm, if you are unsafe in your apartment,...

Duke Energy Foundation Gives CASA a Gift of Support

For the second consecutive year, the Duke Energy Foundation has awarded a $2,000 grant to CASA’s Solution Campaign, supporting CASA’s affordable housing mission across the Triangle.  The Solution Campaign raises funds from the community to cover the gap between what...

Join us for the Cabin for CASA!

The Fifth Annual Cabin for CASA Memorial Fundraiser will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6:30-9:00pm, at Whitaker & Atlantic in Raleigh.  The event will feature food and drink from Posh Nosh Catering, a DJ, and a huge raffle and silent auction.  Proceeds...

How Can You Help CASA Combat Homelessness?

Homelessness is a serious issue that affects more than 1,000 people in the North Carolina Triangle. At CASA, our goal is to make housing more affordable and to provide people — especially the elderly, veterans, and those with disabilities — with safe and permanent...

How 10 Durham Nonprofits Are Impacting the Community

The nonprofit organizations and charities of Durham, North Carolina, do a lot to help and support struggling families, children, animals, and more within the community. Below, we’ve put together a list of 10 nonprofits in Durham doing great work to make the city a...

Father’s Day at Home

This weekend, Aaron is enjoying a Father's Day that's been a long time coming. Aaron served in the Marine Corps for 10 years.  He deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq five times, and was wounded in Iraq in 2006.  In 2012, Aaron graduated with his BS in Radiographic...

CASA Board appoints Mary Jean Seyda as CEO

The Board of Directors of CASA, a Triangle-based nonprofit housing developer and property manager, today announced its appointment of Mary Jean Seyda as the organization’s CEO.  Ms. Seyda has served as Acting CEO since October of 2017. She succeeds the late Debra K....

Volunteers Unite to Restore Knightdale Housing

Earlier this month, CASA was happy to receive some much-needed help improving one of our properties in Knightdale. First, Todd Myatt of Myatt Landscaping and Gary Mazur of Envisions Pavers and Wall Systems came out to Hester St. and dug up a 4-6 foot section of a...

Remembering Debra

CASA, a nonprofit housing developer and property manager in the Triangle, is mourning the loss of their long-time leader. Debra King, CEO of CASA for 23 years, died Saturday, April 14, 2018, after a two year struggle with blood cancer. Remembering CASA’s Longtime...

Help End Homelessness by Supporting the Cabin for CASA

CASA is excited to announce the 5th annual Cabin for CASA, a Lynn Robertson DeMent Memorial Fundraiser. Every year, we’re amazed by the individuals and businesses who come out to help support CASA’s mission of providing affordable housing in Raleigh and North...

Meet Marti

Meet Marti We didn't have a chance to celebrate Volunteer Appreciation Week this year, but we have a lot of volunteers to celebrate!  We rely on volunteers to help us keep our properties looking good, to put together Welcome Home and other gift baskets for our...