ABOUT CASEY FELDMAN
April 6, 1988 - July 17, 2009
Casey Feldman, 21, of Springfield, a senior at Fordham University and an award-winning student journalist, died July 17, 2009 after being hit as a pedestrian.
View the 14 minute video, "Remembering Casey":
After listening to all of casey s accomplishments I was struck by how much she had accomplished in her 21 years and said to myself. What am I waiting for?
Efforts to End Distracted Driving
Casey Featured on DOT "Faces of Distracted Driving"
A video on the United States Department of Transportation website featuring friends and family of Casey and how they have been moved to help bring an end to distracted driving.
Foundation Launches International Campaign to End Distracted Driving Deaths Among Students
Joel Feldman and The Casey Feldman Foundation have amassed over 800 trial lawyers, judges and traffic safety professionals to give distracted driving presentations in all 50 states and 9 provinces in Canada for National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April.
Casey Feldman Foundation Partners with NOYS for Second Annual YOUTH-Turn Contest
YOUTH-Turn, a program of National Organizations for Youth Safety sponsored by the Casey Feldman Memorial Foundation and supported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, is inspiring young people to a turn traffic adversity into action with its annual Youth-Turn It Around Awards. Deadline for registration is April 17, 2012.
The Casey Feldman Memorial Foundation Supports:
Recent Updates From The Casey Feldman Memorial Foundation :
Casey Feldman Foundation 2013 Cappies Scholarship to Annina Baker; John Gildea Recognized; Springfield High School Wins Best Play
This years local "Tony Awards" night for theater students from some 39 participating area high schools - the Greater Philadelphia Cappies Gala - included the third annual Casey Feldman Foundation Scholarship which went to Annina Baker of Upper Merion High School [....]
The Faces – 2013′s Alternative Spring Break Scholarship Recipients
Last month, students from the University of Colorado at Boulder spent their spring break doing service through the Alternative Spring Break program. These students used their weeklong vacation time to travel to different areas of the country to volunteer with various nonprofit organizations. This opportunity was provided to five students through scholarship stipends from the Casey Feldman Foundation. Read their stories [....]
Marking Distracted Driving Awareness Month – IN DE AND PA, THE CASEY FELDMAN FOUNDATION’S EndDD.ORG BUILDS SUPPORT
With a Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General and state lawmakers joining the cause ,the Casey Feldman Foundation's EndDD.org, through Joel Feldman, Casey's father, reached out to drivers and their passengers in Delaware and Pennsylvania, especially teenagers, with an urgent and life-saving warning to change their driving habits and stop driving distracted [....]
Contributing to the Casey Feldman Memorial Foundation
The Casey Feldman Memorial Foundation's mission is to provide financial support to individuals, groups, and institutions whose interests and goals align with those of Casey. The Foundation will support charitable, educational and literary pursuits and encourage volunteerism and good citizenship.