Mary Helen Diegel Honored as Strathmore’s Who’s Who Round Table Member

Mary Helen Diegel, of Oak Park, Michigan, has recently been recognized as a member of the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Round Table for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Education. [PR.com]

Posted by on 26 May 2015 | 7:41 am

Lutheran Services in America Selected by The Annie E. Casey Foundation to Participate in Provider Exchange

Program Aims to Improve Lives of At-Risk Children and Families Throughout the U.S. [PR.com]

Posted by on 26 May 2015 | 12:00 am

Misty Wien Launches Anti-Bullying Movement "Stand Up, Stand Proud"

Misty Wien launched “Stand Up, Stand Proud,” an anti-bullying program for both schools and companies that aims to encourage people of all ages to proudly stand up for who they are or for those who can’t. The program strives to create safer working and learning environments that positively promote compassion and inclusivity. Misty believes that with a positive mindset, self-awareness and resiliency, it is [PR.com]

Posted by on 22 May 2015 | 2:00 am

Flanbwayan, a Nonprofit Serving the Haitian Community in New York is Celebrating Its 10th Year Anniversary

Flanbwayan, a nonprofit serving the Haitian Community in New York is celebrating its 10th year anniversary as an advocate of education for Haitian newcomer immigrant students. [PR.com]

Posted by on 19 May 2015 | 9:04 am

Former Teacher and Part-Time Duck, NC Resident Releases Children’s Picture Book "Chihuahuas Like Cheese"

Outerbooks Publishing, LLC and former teacher and school psychologist, Janice Wills Kingsbury releases new children’s adventure book, "Chihuahuas Like Cheese." [PR.com]

Posted by on 14 May 2015 | 2:00 am

Phylicia Rashad in Lackawanna, NY Friday, May 8th, 2015 to Receive RSH Legacy Award

Ruben Santiago-Hudson Center for the Arts welcomes Phylicia Rashad to speak at Global Concepts Charter School 12:30 pm on Friday May 8th. Award Ceremony will be held at a 6pm evening reception with awards to individuals who promote the Arts. [PR.com]

Posted by on 6 May 2015 | 2:00 am

Morton Capital Management Recognizes Santa Barbara's Teri Gabrielsen, Warrior for Girls’ Education, First Honoree in "Women Making Waves Campaign"

Morton Capital Management has partnered with Santa Barbara Life & Style Magazine, luxury Montecito boutique Allora by Laura, and Shine Blow Dry Bar to produce bimonthly fashion spreads over the course of a 12-month period that profile Santa Barbara women “making waves” around the world and locally. Representing a diversity of backgrounds and experience, each woman featured will embody the courageous pursuit of challenging [PR.com]

Posted by on 30 April 2015 | 2:00 am

American Society of Safety Engineers-New Jersey Chapter Focuses on Transportation and Teen Safety Issues During National Observance

The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers Celebrates North American Occupational Safety and Health Week. [PR.com]

Posted by on 29 April 2015 | 2:00 am

Young Innovators from All Over the World Will Compete at MEF Schools, Istanbul

The countdown started for the 24th International Science Research Project Competition organized by the cooperation of MEF Schools and MEF University, Istanbul, Turkey. 1434 Students from 25 different nations will participate in the contest with 771 distinct science projects between May 5 and May 8, 2015. The qualifying 163 high-school students will compete for the top spot in the finals at MEF University Campus. [PR.com]

Posted by on 29 April 2015 | 2:00 am

First Major Renovation in 30 Years Allows Family Gateway to Continue Providing Homeless Families and Children Safe Shelter, Innovative and Comprehensive Services and Hope

Family Gateway is leading the Dallas community to end child homelessness. For the first time in 30 years, the primary facility, Annette G. Strauss Family Gateway Center (Center) dedicated to homeless children and families has received a significant renovation. In the last 3 years, the number of families served by Family Gateway grew 750%. Each night in Dallas, an estimated 5,000 children and their families will not [PR.com]

Posted by on 29 April 2015 | 2:00 am

Camp Arcadia Notes Earth Day: "Make the World a Better Place Because You Have Been in It"

Camp Arcadia, a fourth-generation, family-operated summer camp for girls in Casco, Maine, noted Earth Day 2015 in the context of their Centennial Season with a look back at how a growing awareness of the environment has shaped the Camp Arcadia experience. [PR.com]

Posted by on 22 April 2015 | 6:56 am

Ferguson-Florissant School District, Robert Renteria Call for a United Front to Address Racial Divide

Author civically engages, contributes to the creation of a peace in communities. [PR.com]

Posted by on 22 April 2015 | 5:26 am

Noah’s Park & Playgrounds Bringing New Fully ADA Accessible Playground Structure and Equipment to the Historic Centennial Park

Noah's Park and Playgrounds will install a brand new playground, swing set, independent play equipment, safety surfacing, border timbers and an ADA access ramp to the Centennial Park next to the Simmons Center in Duncan, Oklahoma. [PR.com]

Posted by on 21 April 2015 | 11:00 am

Raising Incredible Kids Coming to Riverview

This ministry is focused on today’s parents and transforming families by creating dynamic family unity and a legacy that spans generations. RIK provides parents with biblical principles along with practical instruction that allows you to create a family that is characterized by love, unity, obedience, grace, sharing, discipline, ministry, discipleship and an others-oriented view. You and your children will learn [PR.com]

Posted by on 21 April 2015 | 2:00 am

Start-Up Launches Campaign with Plan to Address Global Youth Issues

Get Our Youth There (GOYT) recently launched a #BeTheChange Campaign, which purports to have what it takes to fix the global youth problem. Their solution takes a root cause approach at solving community youth issues by focusing on strengthen and empowering the thousands of organizations that work directly with the youth. “If we want to fix our youth problems, we must first fix our youth organization’s [PR.com]

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 5:04 pm

Turning Points for Children Prepares for Annual Kids at Heart Gala

Leading social service organization to host fundraiser on April 23 at the Union League of Philadelphia. [PR.com]

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 5:56 am

Designer Bag Bingo to Benefit Sensory-Impaired Children Going to Summer Camp

Children who are affected by sensory impairments often miss this experience of summer camp due to the overwhelming cost of providing for their communication and mobility needs. A local non-profit, Help Henry See and Hear wants to change that. To raise the money for the scholarship program Help Henry See and Hear is hosting its first Annual Designer Bag Bingo and Basket Raffle on May 8, 2015 at the Westampton Crescent [PR.com]

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 2:00 am

SmashBully: Help Protect Yourself from Violence Bully Proof Your Child

Attention Parents of Bullied Children: Get the simple secret to bully proof your child and make them safe and confident. Survival tips for kids, teens and adults. Learn how to help stop the violence. [PR.com]

Posted by on 14 April 2015 | 3:35 pm

Vigilant Introduces Digital Carefree Child Geo-Fence Protection Wristband Alarm System to Keep Kids Safe

The new Vigilant PPS-JBD02 features a tether free electronic child proximity locator alarm with wireless child safety perimeter monitoring and emergency alerts. The kid wears a bracelet that alerts the parent's receiver if the kid strays outside of a parent defined distance. [PR.com]

Posted by on 10 April 2015 | 2:08 am

The Way to Happiness Aims Messages of Peace to the City of Nashville

The Way to Happiness is working to inspire all residents of Nashville and Middle Tennessee with messages of peace and hope. [PR.com]

Posted by on 9 April 2015 | 3:45 pm

O.U.R Announces Kaskade as Rescue Ambassador

Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R) is excited to announce that Kaskade is an official ambassador for the cause, which saves children sold into slavery as sex slaves, laborers or anything else. Kaskade will be involved in bringing awareness to this growing fight. Kaskade, AKA Ryan Raddon is an artist and producer. "I’m proud to support O.U.R.’s dedicated operatives who literally risk their own lives [PR.com]

Posted by on 9 April 2015 | 2:00 am

Safety Center's 21-Day Teen Safe Driving Challenge to Reduce Distracted Driving

On Monday, April 13th, Safety Center is launching a Teen Safe Driving contest to reduce distracted driving by challenging high school students and parents to turn off their cell phones in cars for 21 days. [PR.com]

Posted by on 8 April 2015 | 2:00 am

Butterfly Angel Entertainment Invites You to Come Speakeasy to Me

An ambitious film, a musical that was set during the prohibition era in New York City; produced and filmed by filmmakers of Orange Coast College and co-owners of Butterfly Angel Entertainment, is set to screen at it's first festival at Newport Beach Film Festival - Collegiate under OCC SHORTS. [PR.com]

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 12:36 pm

Drug-Free South to Have Open House for World Health Day

The Truth About Drugs program provides teachers, law enforcement and community groups with effective drug education materials. [PR.com]

Posted by on 2 April 2015 | 2:00 am

Capita Conferences Announce Details of Their Inspecting Children's Services Conference - 29th June 2015

Capita’s National Inspecting Children’s Services Conference prepares you for Ofsted’s Single Inspection Framework, where you will learn what to expect from inspections, how to implement an improvement plan post-inspection, and how to achieve outstanding results in the three key judgement areas. With sessions on government Improvement Notices and preparing your Local Safeguarding Children’s Board [PR.com]

Posted by on 1 April 2015 | 2:00 am