Squash Partnership Provides Opportunity to Low Income Students

Students of Empower College Prep, a public charter school based in Central Phoenix, will serve as the flagship program of Arizona Squash, Inc., a non-profit group that engages underserved Phoenix area youth with academic support, squash and wellness, mentoring, enrichment, and community service to develop high school ready middle schoolers, college ready high schoolers, and career ready adults. [PR.com]

Posted on: 22 November 2017 | 9:17 am

Next-Gen Amber AlertGPS: Award-Winning Safety Wearable & App Keeps Kids & Parents Connected

Amber Alert GPS, a leading child safety innovator, has released its next generation safety wearable. Amber Alert GPS is designed to keep kids safe and connected through GPS location awareness and 2-way mobile voice communications. With a simple touch of a button, a child can easily call a parent or caregiver – no matter where they are. Parents can also view their child's whereabouts from the convenience of the new [PR.com]

Posted on: 20 November 2017 | 7:46 pm

Bozarth Appointed to Review Child Cases in MO

Governor Eric Greitens, R-Mo., recently appointed 30 influential women to serve in leadership positions on several state boards and commissions in the state of Missouri. Among them was Springfield native, Mary Bozarth, who was appointed to the Child Abuse and Neglect Review Board (CANRB) for the objective of reviewing appeals of decisions made by the Missouri State Children’s Division. “...[T]he [PR.com]

Posted on: 18 November 2017 | 6:26 am

Scientology Nashville Red Ribbon Week Focuses on Opioid Crisis

With the opioid crisis now formally declared a nationwide public health emergency, the Nashville Church of Scientology Red Ribbon Week open house educated students on what they can do to help. [PR.com]

Posted on: 17 November 2017 | 2:00 am

Penguin Chick Explores Antarctic in Search for Her Father in New Children’s Book

Dog Ear Publishing reviews a new illustrated children’s book that features a penguin searching for her father. [PR.com]

Posted on: 15 November 2017 | 8:50 am

VOENA Celebrates Winter with a New Concert Season, "Voices of the Season… Wonderland"

For those who have not experienced a VOENA performance, this is not a “proper” stand-at-attention, white shirt, black slacks chorale. There is movement and colorful adornment and instrumental accompaniment and celebration. Standing ovations have become routine, and are well earned. Versions of traditional songs like “Jingle Bells” and “We Wish You a Merry Christmas” will bring you back [PR.com]

Posted on: 13 November 2017 | 6:11 pm

Educators Address Needs of Bloomington Public School Students at Recent Event Supporting Beth Beebe for School Board

On Thursday, November 2nd, an intimate group of Beth Beebe for School Board supporters gathered to hear the candidate speak on the needs of Bloomington students as they prepare for entering the workforce and society. Beebe’s platform includes promoting the Career and College Academy to reintroduce industrial arts back into the public high schools, emphasizing STEM education, and the highly esteemed Dimensions [PR.com]

Posted on: 6 November 2017 | 1:56 pm

Children’s Art Show Celebrates the Creativity and Resilience of Children Experiencing Homelessness

Chicago HOPES for Kids, a local nonprofit, is hosting an art show featuring artwork from the HOPES after school program that is held weekly in Chicago’s homeless shelters. The show is on November 11th from 7 PM to 10 PM, at Venue 1420 located in the South Loop at 1420 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago HOPES for Kids provides homework help, literacy support and enrichment activities for children in Chicago’s homeless [PR.com]

Posted on: 5 November 2017 | 2:00 am

Keep Irving Beautiful Attends YMCA Fall Festival; Board Members and North Lake Students Work Together

Keep Irving Beautiful (KIB) continued a tradition of participating in the Irving Family YMCA’s Fall Festival on Friday, October 27. KIB brought its spinning prize wheel, and children and adults, most dressed in costumes, took turns spinning the prize wheel and answering questions about recycling, energy conservation, and the environment. Prizes were recycled books donated by the Friends of the Irving Public Library. [PR.com]

Posted on: 4 November 2017 | 2:00 am

Local Chiropractor Dr. Jean-Pierre of Upper Cervical Institute of Florida Says He Will Work for Toys

With the holidays quickly approaching, Dr. Jean-Pierre of Upper Cervical Institute of Florida is using his office as a collection center for Toys For Tots. As an incentive he will waive the consultation, examination and postural examination fees for anyone who donates a new unwrap toy(s) with a minimum value of $20. Anyone who is interested in donating toys may contact Dr. Jean-Pierre. [PR.com]

Posted on: 31 October 2017 | 1:36 pm

Healthy U is a "Go" for the New School Year at the Gateway Family YMCA

The Gateway Family YMCA joins YMCAs throughout New Jersey in celebrating the annual Healthy U Fall kickoff in its youth programs on October 26th. [PR.com]

Posted on: 30 October 2017 | 5:22 pm

Author Literally Writes the Book on Band Nerds

The phazelFOZ Company, LLC is happy to announce the release of "BAND = LIFE," an omnibus of the popular Band Nerds Book series by The 13th Chair. [PR.com]

Posted on: 30 October 2017 | 9:55 am

Diane Hogan Recognized as a Top Executive by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Diane Hogan of Colorado Springs, Colorado has been recognized as a Top Executive for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 20 years in the field of adoption services. About Diane Hogan Ms. Hogan is the Founder/Owner of A Step Ahead Adoption, which is an adoption consulting service providing adoption services throughout the United States. The [PR.com]

Posted on: 26 October 2017 | 2:00 am

A Sweet Way to Get Rid of Halloween Candy - Redwood Smiles Announces Candy Buy-Back Program

Halloween Candy Buy Back Program for Redwood City [PR.com]

Posted on: 21 October 2017 | 2:00 am

Roseville Children’s Dentist and Orthodontist Gives Cash for Candy to Support the Troops – Rockville Smiles Announces Halloween Candy Buy-Back Program

Halloween candy buy back program for Roseville Pediatric dentist and orthodontist. [PR.com]

Posted on: 21 October 2017 | 2:00 am

Cash for Candy – Image Orthodontics Takes a Stand Against Sweets This Halloween

Image Orthodontics is offering to purchase children's Halloween candy for $1 per pound. The Blue Star Moms and Move America Forward will help process, repack and ship the collected candy to US service men and women serving overseas. [PR.com]

Posted on: 19 October 2017 | 11:23 am

Trumpet Behavioral Health Expands ABA Therapy Into New Service Areas

Trumpet Behavioral Health, LLC, is a leading provider of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy to children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. Today, Trumpet announced it has expanded its service offering into to the Palo Alto, California and Katy, Texas communities. Trumpet’s new service locations will join an existing footprint spanning seven states [PR.com]

Posted on: 17 October 2017 | 2:00 am

New Partnership Between Two LA Youth Organizations Expand Arts Education Opportunities to Underserved Communities

Inner-City Arts, a leading provider of quality arts education for underserved children in Los Angeles has partnered with Children’s Institute, Inc. (CII), one of the largest and most comprehensive child welfare agencies in the city, to offer creative studio classes for children living in areas neighboring CII’s headquarters – the Otis Booth campus just west of Downtown Los Angeles. Inner-City [PR.com]

Posted on: 15 October 2017 | 2:00 am

Drug-Free Tennessee Helping Kids Understand the Truth

Drug-Free Tennessee, the local chapter of the Foundation for a Drug-Free World, has been helping students across the state to learn the harmful effects of drugs before they are lured into taking them. [PR.com]

Posted on: 14 October 2017 | 2:00 am

Open Sky for Autism Takes Off on November 11

Air Hollywood Partners with the TSA, REACH Services, Crew Presidential, and Commercial Aviation Personnel to offer a free program to assist families living with autism rediscover the confidence, comfort, and enjoyment of air travel. [PR.com]

Posted on: 11 October 2017 | 8:00 am

Safety Center's Teen Safe Driving Campaign Receives Funding from The Allstate Foundation Good Starts Young Program

Youth Take Action to End Distractions by Empowering Students throughout California to Create Real Change [PR.com]

Posted on: 10 October 2017 | 6:01 am

Religion of Youth Creates Platform for the Youth of the World to Create a Better Future World

Dr Jawahar Surisetti wants them to express desires, concerns and ideas. [PR.com]

Posted on: 5 October 2017 | 2:00 am

New Anti-Bullying Spray, "Spray 'Em Away" Aims to Prevent Bullying in Classrooms

40 teachers across the US, Mexico, Canada and Australia are seeing amazing results from a pilot program using an anti-bullying spray developed by Spray 'Em Away. Spray 'Em Away products give teachers an aromatherapy room spray to use in their classrooms to spark conversations, like bullying, that can be challenging for a teachers and students to talk about. [PR.com]

Posted on: 4 October 2017 | 7:32 am

Vista Equity Partners Pledge $1 Million USD to Akshaya Patra

Robert F. Smith, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners announced their philanthropic investment in Akshaya Patra to deliver millions of meals to Indian school children. [PR.com]

Posted on: 28 September 2017 | 2:00 am

Charity Poker Tournament to Benefit Two Schools in Wakiso and Mwerere Districts of Uganda

Non-Profit Organization Lend a Hand Uganda USA (LAHU-USA) to Host Third Annual Poker Tournament in New York City On Thursday, October 19 at the Roger Smith Hotel in New York City, Lend a Hand Uganda - USA (LAHU-USA) will host it’s Third Annual Poker Tournament to support its newest project, providing running water, healthy lunches and needed latrines for LAHU-USA “adopted” schools in the districts of Uganda. [PR.com]

Posted on: 27 September 2017 | 2:00 am