Children's Book: "Penelope the Pink Penguin"

Penelope wakes up every morning filled with happiness and joy. One day she gets teased for being pink and doesn't feel beautiful or confident with how she looks anymore. When Penelope realizes that it's okay to look different than others, she feels beautiful again. Buy Now Kelly Wonderlin is a first time children's book author who created the "Penelope the Pink Penguin" series. Kelly's inspiration for Penelope []

Posted on: 23 February 2017 | 2:00 am

Urban Jungle Fun Park to Open New Location in Mesa, Arizona

Urban Jungle Fun Park turns fun into fitness for Mesa Arizona families with its indoor adventure park and revolutionary FitPlay program. []

Posted on: 22 February 2017 | 5:41 am

Nonprofit Releases 2016 Dog Bite Fatality Statistics and Trends from 12-Year Dog Bite Fatality Data Set (2005 to 2016)

In 2016, canines killed 31 Americans. Pit bulls contributed to 71% of these deaths, just over 7 times more than the next closest breed. During the 12-year period, canines killed 392 citizens; pit bulls inflicted 65% of these deaths. []

Posted on: 21 February 2017 | 8:05 am

BioLogue STEM Events for Youth Ages 5 - 18 Returning in 2017

BioLogue Laboratorium will host a hodgepodge of hands on explorations for youth ages 5 - 18 on March 25th, 2017 at Exchange Park Recreation Center in Decatur, GA. Workshops will include: Microscopy, Anatomy & Physiology, Genetics, Bridge Design an more. []

Posted on: 19 February 2017 | 2:00 am

Franklin Lakes Preschoolers Raise Money with Their Art Auction

This month, on February 10th, The Learning Experience Preschool in Franklin Lakes hosted their annual BeCause our Hearts Beat Art Auction, one of their favorite philanthropic events of the year. Tying in Valentine's Day and American Heart Month, their preschoolers created heart art and sold it to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation. []

Posted on: 18 February 2017 | 2:00 am

Texas Self Storage Association Surpasses $1 Million Lifetime Giving Amount for Shriners Children’s Hospital - Galveston

Members of the Texas Self Storage Association (TSSA) reached a significant milestone in their lifetime giving total of $1 million by raising more than $188,000 this year for the Shriners Children’s Hospital - Galveston. TSSA has raised funds for the hospital for the past 15 years. This is the largest contribution the organization has made in support of the hospital’s work to help burn victims and their []

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | 2:00 am

New Novels About Vietnam War Hold Answers to Refugee, Veterans, Foreign Policy

New books about the Vietnam War, plus documentaries and theatrical productions offer fresh insight into the legal battle over President Donald Trump's refugee ban and current U.S. foreign policy and attitudes. Among the literary offerings are: “The Sympathizer,” “Tribe,” and “Escape from Saigon - a Novel.” There are also documentaries by Rory Kennedy and Ken Burns and two theatrical productions: "Miss Saigon" which []

Posted on: 11 February 2017 | 2:00 am

BC Tennis Charity Helps 5,000 Children

Kids tennis charity in Victoria, BC is growing at a phenomenal and unexpected rate. In less than 3 years, they have introduced more than 5,000 disadvantaged kids to the game. []

Posted on: 9 February 2017 | 12:15 pm

Junior Library Guild Sponsors the 2017 Sister Sally Daly Memorial Grant in Partnership with the Catholic Library Association

Junior Library Guild (JLG)—a Media Source Inc. company — sponsors the Sister Sally Daly Memorial grant in partnership with the Catholic Library Association (CLA). []

Posted on: 8 February 2017 | 10:16 pm

Nat'l School Choice Week: StarShine Academy; A School Different

StarShine Academy, since 2002, will celebrate School Choice Week with a community breakfast on Thurs. Jan 26, 2017, "The 15th Annual 100th Monkey Breakfast" where the students will make and serve breakfast to supporters. StarShine will also host a ribbon-cutting for their Maker Space Innovation Center and will unveil a 3D Printer, donated to the students. StarShine is located in an area of Phoenix with 96% below poverty []

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | 6:02 am

Gondwana Chorale, National Youth Choir of Australia, Embark on First-Ever American Tour: Jan. 23 - Feb. 5

7 Free Concerts in 6 American Cities: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, New York, Boston []

Posted on: 20 January 2017 | 3:25 pm

My Toddlers App, LLC: Announces New Apps That Keep the Family as the 1st Teacher on the iPad

Inspired by his 2 year old granddaughter's command of an iPad and discouraged by the content of apps available for toddlers, My Toddlers App's founder created custom apps that keep the family as the 1st teacher on the iPad. The unique aspect of the apps is that they open up the audio-visual tool box of the iPad to the parents so they can create and be part of their toddlers learning experience. []

Posted on: 18 January 2017 | 2:00 am

Emerging Author, Suse Wilcox, Publishes New Book Through Joie Press LLC Entitled "Bullies, Coasters, Hermits, and Heroes" with a Message for "Tweens"

"Bullies, Coasters, Hermits and Heroes" by Suse Wilcox, presents a rare set of insights that parents and tweens can use as openers to meaningful, thought-provoking dialogue. []

Posted on: 18 January 2017 | 2:00 am

Lennon-Aid Gifts PICU Families

Lennon-Aid Foundation gives to families with children in PICU/NICU at Childrens Hospital of San Antonio. []

Posted on: 12 January 2017 | 3:13 pm

Naval Sea Cadets Accepting New Recruits, Adventure for Young People 11-17

The US Naval Sea Cadet Corps provides training and leadership opportunities for youth aged 11-17. Attend an information session on January 19th to learn more. []

Posted on: 11 January 2017 | 2:00 am

2016 Year in Review - The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee Making Waves

2016 saw the expansion of The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee, a state chapter of The Way To Happiness Foundation. []

Posted on: 7 January 2017 | 2:00 am

Creative Outdoor Distributor of Push Pull Canopy Wagon

Creative Outdoor distributor is the leader of portable collapsible wagons,the wagons are used by Moms and Dads to transport equipment to all sporting events. Their new entry to the market is their Push-Pull canopy wagons. This wagon has many great features, push or pull availability, a canopy, easy folding, has locking brakes, lite and easy to lift, amusement park acceptable. The wagon will hold up to 100 lbs., fits in []

Posted on: 6 January 2017 | 9:45 pm

2016 Year in Review -- Drug-Free Tennessee

2016 saw the expansion of Drug-Free Tennessee, carrying out the work of the international organization the Foundation for a Drug-Free World in the Southeast United States. []

Posted on: 5 January 2017 | 2:00 am

SUPERGirls SHINE Foundation Connects Girls to Hidden Figures in STEM

SUPERGirls SHINE Foundation hosts discussion about the film Hidden Figures with parents and girls ages 10-17 from underserved and minority communities about the role of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). []

Posted on: 2 January 2017 | 7:19 am

Elaine G. Adevai Honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Elaine G. Adevai of Staten Island, New York has been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 35 years in the field of nonprofit services. About Elaine G. Adevai Ms. Adevai is the Executive Director and Founder of New Vista for Families, Inc., which is a national nonprofit providing services that assist families []

Posted on: 20 December 2016 | 2:00 am

Dental Ambassador in Costa Rica Plans Next Dental Mission

Howard Siegler, Medical Correspondent for Noticias.CR is preparing to select the destination of his next International Dental Mission. He seeks participants, funding and media attention to further help the needy around the globe with their dental care. []

Posted on: 17 December 2016 | 2:00 am

Valentino Danchev to Host Seventh Annual Christmas Charity Event for Children in Riviera Maya

Valentino Danchev, president of Fidelis Marketing Group, gives back to the local community in Riviera Maya through annual Christmas charity event for underprivileged children. []

Posted on: 16 December 2016 | 4:00 pm

Jazzercise, Inc. Announces Free Classes for Young Women in 2017

Leading global dance fitness company Jazzercise, Inc. is proud to announce a new initiative for 2017 that supports the growth and development of young women by offering free classes to girls aged 16-21, calling it GirlForce™. []

Posted on: 14 December 2016 | 12:32 pm

New Children’s Book Helps Comfort When Mommies Hop Off on a Business Trip

Kangaroo kids Savannah is concerned that her little brother Cecil is acting differently. He misses their mom, who is away on business. Can GrandRoo help Savannah make Cecil feel better while they wait for their mom to hop back home to her loving family? Enjoy this first book in The World Is Ours books series, which is written by international best selling author Dr. Shellie Hipsky and illustrated by her 9-year-old []

Posted on: 13 December 2016 | 11:29 am

Tennessee Human Rights Day Celebration Acknowledges Heroes, Brings Awareness to Key Issues

The Tennessee Celebration of International Human Rights Day takes place each year in early December at the First Amendment Center. []

Posted on: 10 December 2016 | 2:00 am