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 by a distracted driver.
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's Campaign to End Distracted Driving
EndDD.org (End Distracted Driving), a project of the Casey Feldman Foundation, has reached an audience of over 165,000 students and adults with its distracted driving awareness campaign. Visit our website devoted to saving lives through ending distracted driving.
EndDD Releases “Just a Few Seconds” PSA Video
View the public service announcement video produced by Casey’s father, Joel Feldman, which features a 17 yr old distracted driver who was using her GPS, and the daughter of the 61 yr old man who was killed.
Be the Driver You Want Your Teen to Be
More than 90% of teens who have seen an EndDD.org presentation say that their parents frequently drive distracted with them in the car. Studies show that teens who grow up in a household where mom and dad drive distracted are 2-4 times more likely to also drive distracted. Watch the 30 second PSA produced by EndDD directed to parents.
Recent Updates From The Casey Feldman Memorial Foundation :
Casey Feldman's 5th "Angelversary"
July 17th marked the 5th anniversary of Casey’s death. We continue to honor her life and memory especially on the annual anniversary, through a day of service surrounded by family and friends [....]
Join Us - The Casey Feldman Foundation's 5th Annual Day of Service on Casey’s “Angelversary”: July 17, 2014
This year’s day of service for Casey Feldman’s fifth “Angelversary” will take place at Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, 1513 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. It has become an annual event on the anniversary of Casey’s death to perform a day of service in her honor and memory. Since Casey was an animal lover and animal rights advocate, the service thus far has included this aspect of her many passions [....]
Casey Feldman Foundation Sponsors Spay/Neuter Day & More at Animal Shelter
Casey had a kind heart, and that kind heart extended not just not to humans, but to animals as well. Among its many endeavors, the Casey Feldman Foundation has sought to honor Casey's love for animals in numerous ways. The most recent is a grant to Main Line Animal Rescue (MLAR), through which a Casey Feldman Foundation Spay/Neuter Day has been scheduled for this Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Funds from this grant have also supported Helga, a dog in need of medical care and will establish the "Casey Cam" [....]
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.