The Karen Swartz Memorial 5K is a Running race in Rossford, Ohio consisting of a 5K.
This community event is to commemorate the memory of Karen Swartz. After Swartz retired from education at Rossford Schools in 1995, she became a CASA/GAL volunteer and advocated for numerous children as a CASA volunteer. She became the Volunteer Coordinator in 1998 until she retired in 2005.
Swartz served as the Interim Director for a few months in 2000. She mentored many CASA/GAL volunteers on being an effective advocate and her actions had positive impact on many children in Wood County. Her words and actions offered insight to the work she did on behalf of children and families.
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