Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity

CASA of the Pikes Peak Region recognizes, respects, promotes and celebrates the value of diversity, equity and inclusion. To honor the children we serve, we will ensure agency staff and volunteers do not discriminate in any form including but not limited to the following:

  • Sex or Gender
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity, Self-Identity or Gender Expression
  • Racial, Ethnic, Tribal or National Origin
  • Cultural Customs and Practices
  • Skin Color
  • Age
  • Marital Status
  • Religious Affiliations or Beliefs
  • Political Affiliations
  • Physical or Mental Abilities
  • Military or Civilian Status
  • Citizenship or Immigration Status
  • Socio Economic Status
  • Language

Meet MelindaJoy Mingo, CASA's EID Consultant

CASA is pleased to announce a partnership with Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity (EID) Consultant MelindaJoy Mingo.

With 15+ years of national and international experience coaching organizations in effective EID practices, Ms. Mingo brings a wealth of knowledge instrumental to CASA’s EID work.

Click here to read the full announcement about this exciting partnership.

MelindaJoy Mingo
Four kids hanging out together in the garden

The CASA "Inclusion Corner"

Each month in CASA's volunteer newsletter - The Gist - we feature an Inclusion Corner article written by Dr. MelindaJoy Mingo. Check some of these articles out below!


The Heart of a Learner

Inclusion of the growing refugee population

You are a point of light

Becoming more intentional in engaging with diverse children

Being intentional in learning about equity, inclusion, and diversity