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GoLookUp’s Advanced People Search Method Lets Anyone Tap Into Hundreds of Millions of People Records

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 09:28:15 -0500

How does the people search work exactly? In order to search and find a person across America using the GolookUp tool, a user will need to enter basic information about the desired person on the website's search page; first and last name, state of residency. Once that information is available, Golookup allows to dig for gold in terms of people search. []

Village Tech Schools New Campus Groundbreaking in South Dallas

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 06:37:39 -0500

Village Tech Schools will break ground on their new campus location on Wednesday, January 17th at 1:00 PM located at 402 W. Danieldale Road in Duncanville located in southern Dallas County. The special groundbreaking includes a presentation by Superintendent David Williams to establish and continue the commitment to their current and future students on the education they receive when they come to Village Tech. To honor []

Marathon Recon: A Mile by Mile Preview of LA’s Largest Marathon

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 09:00:00 -0500

The only running-interview preview of the 26.2 mile LA Marathon course, Marathon Recon is back for a 2018 edition. Saturday, January 13th through Thursday, March 15th, the Run Faster Coach, Martise Moore, hosts “Marathon Recon,” a mile by mile preview of the 2018 LA Marathon. The live stream interview series features LA Marathon runners and fundracers sharing their stories while running a mile of the official []

One Heart Project-Kansas City Mentoring Initiative Partners with Jackson County to Help At-Risk Juveniles

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:00:00 -0500

Non-profit organization One Heart will provide mentoring and other services to youthful offenders in the Jackson County-Kansas City area to get them a second chance and reduce recidivism rates. e []

Marc Demetriou to Speak at Lakeland High School

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:35:00 -0500

On January 19, 2018, Marc Demetriou will return to his alma mater Lakeland High School to speak to the school’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), DECA members and business education staff on what it takes to be truly successful and to lead their best life. He will be referencing material from his book “Lessons From My Grandfather; Wisdom for Success in Business and Life” due out []

Therapist Aims to Improve Youth Boundaries and Health in the Digital Age

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 03:00:00 -0500

2017 has seen an historic rise in women and men coming forward to speak out against sexual assault and harassment. One psychotherapist has decided it's time we start addressing this as a form of digital literacy in schools. []

"Bubble Playground" Celebrates Exclusive Kids Exhibit Opening at The Source OC

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0500

An immersive & experiential space created by the world-renown bubble artist and current Guinness World Record Holder Il Kwon “Harry” Jung. Bubble Playground is an indoor immersive bubble entertainment space for families and kids of all ages. Soft Opening on December 18, 2017 and will be open through July 2018; Open Monday – Friday from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM / Saturday & Sunday from 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM []

Actors Theatre Workshop Hosting 27th Annual Holiday Celebration for At-Risk Youth

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0500

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New Youth Fundraiser Results in Record Sales Amidst Hurricane Harvey

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0500

A new approach to youth fundraising was put to the ultimate test when a Texas football league ran the program during the worst of Hurricane Harvey and achieved record fundraising sales. []

William A. Geha Honored as a VIP Member by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0500

William A. Geha of Sylvania, Ohio has been honored as a VIP for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements for almost 50 years in the field of education. About William A. Geha William Geha currently works in Sylvania, Ohio and Holland, Ohio as a drug counselor and prevention specialist. As a teacher, drug counselor and prevention specialist, he has []

Advance Reviews, Awards for Uniquely Normal: Tapping the Reservoir of Normalcy to Treat Autism Suggest a "Game-Changer" Book

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 09:00:00 -0500

Advance praise for Robert J. Bernstein’s Uniquely Normal book involve terms like “ground-breaking,”1 “extraordinary,”2 “compelling,”3 “revolutionary”4 and an “alternative to Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).”5 The book also just won the 2017 Best Book Awards’ “Winner” in the "Health: Psychology/Mental Health" category as well as []

Over 300 Compton Unified Students Are Treated to a Play Day and Tennis Tips from US Open Women’s Champion Sloane Stevens

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0500

On Monday, November 27, over 300 students from 14 elementary schools across Compton Unified School District descended upon the beautiful UCLA Tennis Center, ready to show off their tennis skills and receive some pointers from one of the best, tennis star Sloane Stephens. This “PlayDay,” hosted by the tennis pro, was a culmination of Love, Love Compton, an eight-week after-school tennis program held on each of []

Help Lipa Learning Educate Children Globally

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Lipa Learning, the creator of a developmental system for preschool-aged children, has launched their first crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo to get support for their latest prototype, Lipa Adventure, an app that teaches skills for child development. []

Local Children’s Book Author Helps Prevent Real-Life Tragedies

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 09:57:00 -0500

Lisa Ozalis-Graham is a local children's book author whose book, "The Adventures of Finley and Cisco," provides a tool for teachers, parents and guidance counselors to introduce the delicate yet necessary topics of bullying, tolerance for those who are different, kindness, paying it forward and standing up for what is right. []

Squash Partnership Provides Opportunity to Low Income Students

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:17:25 -0500

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. []

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

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:46:25 -0500

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 []

Bozarth Appointed to Review Child Cases in MO

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:26:32 -0500

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 []

Scientology Nashville Red Ribbon Week Focuses on Opioid Crisis

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

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. []

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

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:50:00 -0500

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

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

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:11:25 -0500

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 []

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

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:56:47 -0500

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 []

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

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

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 []

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

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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. []

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

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:36:57 -0400

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. []

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

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 18:22:37 -0400

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

Author Literally Writes the Book on Band Nerds

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:55:39 -0400

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. []

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

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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 []

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

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Halloween Candy Buy Back Program for Redwood City []

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

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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

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

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:23:00 -0400

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. []

Trumpet Behavioral Health Expands ABA Therapy Into New Service Areas

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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 []

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

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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 []

Drug-Free Tennessee Helping Kids Understand the Truth

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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. []

Open Sky for Autism Takes Off on November 11

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0400

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. []

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

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:01:00 -0400

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

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

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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

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

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 08:32:00 -0400

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. []

Vista Equity Partners Pledge $1 Million USD to Akshaya Patra

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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. []

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

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

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. []

Black Girls CODE and Colgate-Palmolive Push Girls to Code a Brighter Future in Hackathon

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0400

Continuing its mission to teach one million girls to code by 2040, Black Girls CODE, in partnership with Colgate-Palmolive, will host its second Code a Brighter Future Hackathon. The event will take place on Friday, September 22 – Sunday, September 24, at Galvanize (44 Tehama Street, San Francisco, CA 94105). The three-day girls-only hackathon welcomes students of all experience levels in sixth through twelfth []

The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee Distributes Booklet to Neighbors and Children

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee is working to help communities across Nashville and Davidson County. []

Encouragement for Parents Dealing with Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD)

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

You Are Not Alone is a book of hope. It contains a series of scripture-based meditations written especially for parents of children with RAD. Based on her own experiences, the author wrote the book as a way of healing and offering hope to those who find themselves in a uniquely difficult relationship. While intended for that specific audience, the message in You Are Not Alone is also useful for all who find themselves []

DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative's Arts and Humanities for Every Student Program to Benefit from Whole Foods Market District of Columbia Store Sales

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 14:26:12 -0400

DC organization celebrates 20 years of providing equitable access to the arts and humanities for DC students. DC Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative will be the beneficiary of Whole Foods Market’s quarterly 5% Community Giving Day in Washington, DC on Wednesday, September 20th. Five percent of the day’s sales from all four current Washington, DC stores will benefit the DC Collaborative’s high-cost transportation []

“The Girl Who Said Sorry”: Feminist Picture Book on the Gender Apology Gap

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 10:29:00 -0400

New feminist picture book, "The Girl Who Said Sorry," highlights the realities of the gender apology gap to young girls. Written in rhyme and accompanied by approachable illustrations, “The Girl Who Said Sorry” encourages developing girls to make personal choices without apology, and with self-esteem. []

New Children’s Book About Boogers Poised to Reduce Germs, Save Desks and Sleeves

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:12:14 -0400

"Where a Booger Goes," Andrews’ first book (set for release by Black Swan Publishing, LLC on 10/21/2017), highlights inappropriate booger-disposal habits by several cartoon children before reaching the conclusion of where a booger truly belongs. The illustrated boogers in the book are full of character and personality, and manage to be disgusting and adorable at the same time. []

Kickstarter Campaign - The Velveteen Rabbit - A New Adaptation for Today’s Kids

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 09:00:00 -0400

"The Velveteen Rabbit - a New Adaptation for Today’s Kids” launches today on Kickstarter. It features engaging new text, vibrant drawings, and a commitment to the spirit of the original. The project’s goal is to raise $4000, primarily for new illustrations. According to Leviathan's Creative Director, John Jimerson, the new book "keeps the depth, vibrant plot, and inventive characters of the original, while transforming []

mSpy iPhone 8 Giveaway

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 13:00:00 -0400

mSpy, the #1 parental control application, has launched an iPhone 8 giveaway to its loyal users. []

Looking for Rosh Hashanah Lunch and Dinner in a Glatt Kosher Restaurant in Manhattan, New York? Talia's Steakhouse & Bar Announces They Will Offer Prepaid Meals.

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 06:22:18 -0400

For over 15 years, Talia's Steakhouse has been offering prepaid Glatt Kosher lunch and dinner during Rosh Hashanah, Sukkot, Simchat Torah and Shabbat. []

Tammy Lane Productions Presents the Apocalypse Experience as a Different Type of Event During the Halloween Season That Challenges You to Face Your Future and Fight Fear

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Capernaum First Century Village Event Center and Live Productions along with Tammy Lane Productions brings an exciting, terrifying production to the Weatherford area. In its second year of production, the Apocalypse Experience combines professional actors with realistic special effects in a brick and mortar town for guests to experience a 45-minute live action walk through of what could happen during the end times. []

Nashville Scientologists Planning Drug-Free Events in Honor of Red Ribbon Week

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

In October, volunteers from the Nashville Church of Scientology will team up with Drug-Free Tennessee to help others live drug-free lives. []

Pediatric Surgical Associates of Orange County Celebrate New Location

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 09:20:00 -0400

Upcoming Open House Welcomes Community Doctors to Pediatric Surgical Associates’ New Setting. []

Former Kansas Secretary of Commerce Joins One Heart Project as Executive Director

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:30:00 -0400

One Heart Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing incarcerated and at-risk youth a second chance. []

Civic Leadership Foundation Building Pathways to Success for Chicago Area Youth; Celebrating Partnerships That Empower Youth and Young Adults to Live Their Best Lives

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

On Thursday, September 14, 2017, Civic Leadership Foundation (CLF) will host their 2nd Annual Awards Event, “Building Pathways to Success” in the James Tyree Auditorium, 353 North Clark Street in Chicago from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Tickets are $100 each until September 1. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. The awards program will highlight the outstanding work of our partners to bring CLF []

Family Court Frustration Leads to Billboard in New Orleans

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 18:40:23 -0400

An anonymous mother pays for billboard in New Orleans in an effort to educate Family Court judges on Cluster B personality disorders such as narcissistic personality disorder. []

Equality Rules the Galaxy; 10 Year Old Girl Invents Eclipse Toy - Rocket Knobs®

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:31:00 -0400

10 year Adria Johnson proves equality in the space race, and invents an eclipse toy for the future called Rocket Knobs®. []

Challenges of Teens Growing Up Poor and Isolated Abound in "Cinderella Shoots the Moon"

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Bullying, peer pressure, parent trouble and classroom rivalries are among the problems students face as another school year begins. These issues and more are tackled in a new indie novel, “Cinderella Shoots the Moon” by writer Arlie Corday. The book is aimed at teens, young adults and anyone concerned about the challenges of growing up, and especially gives voice to an often forgotten group — those living in rural areas. []

eLuma Announces Exclusive Back-to-School Pilot Program for Schools Across the Country; Try Online Speech Therapy Before You Buy

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:01:00 -0400

With budget cuts, turnover and staffing shortages, special education departments all over the country are scrambling to provide critical services. eLuma Online Therapy provides innovative solutions to help schools answer these challenges. For the first time ever, the company is offering a pilot therapy program to schools so they can test drive teletherapy before committing to it. Through this program, eLuma hopes to []

Drug-Free Tennessee Reaching Out to Parents

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Drug-Free Tennessee provides materials to educate parents and their children about the hazards of drugs. []

Walmart Foundation Awards Grant to S.T.E.M. Community Outreach to Promote More Diversity, Inclusion in Science and Engineering Programs

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Walmart Foundation awards $2,000 community grant to S.T.E.M. Community Outreach (Laurel, MS) in support of removing barriers of access and participation for youth from underrepresented populations to participate in science and engineering activities and programs. []

Malki Indich, LCSW Recognized as a Professional of the Year for Two Consecutive Years by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Malki Indich, LCSW of Lakewood, New Jersey has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for two consecutive years, 2016 and 2017, by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding achievements and high level of success for over 20 years in the fields of counseling and education. About Malki Indich, LCSW Ms. Indich is the Owner of Malki Indich LCSW, which is a firm that provides counseling []

Are Screens Disconnecting Your Family? Families Managing Media Brings Nationally Acclaimed Expert to Help Area Parents

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 09:42:13 -0400

Don't miss a life changing night on August 31 at 7:00 pm with nationally acclaimed speaker, author, psychologist and Fox News contributor, Tom Kersting, who will empower you to reconnect your family by exploring the mental and emotional effects of screens on kids' brains. You will leave with strategies to help your child thrive in the real world and feel equipped to raise leaders (vs. followers) who are able to balance []

Drug-Free Tennessee Participates in Annual Night Out Against Crime

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Drug-Free Tennessee participates each year in National Night Out Against Crime by distributing the Truth About Drugs booklets at neighborhood events. []

Elaine G. Adevai Recognized as a Top Woman of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Elaine G. Adevai of Staten Island, New York has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Women of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding achievements and high level of success in the field of nonprofit services. About Elaine G. Adevai Ms. Adevai has over 35 years experience in the fields of psychology and nonprofit services. For the past 8 years, she has served as the Executive []

Golareh Safarian's Children's Book "Gogi & Mogi Go to the Garden" Gets Another Four-Star Review

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Gogi and Mogi’s adventure proves that, by working together, solving problems not only can be done, but can be fun. []

Beauty and the Beast Enchants and Amazes

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Sudbrink Performance Academy opened Beauty and the Beast Jr. at University Lake School this past weekend. While it is SPA's first production, it has done nothing short of amaze those in attendance. "The show was fantastic," said one patron, "the set, the costuming, and the talent of these children way exceeded my expectations!" Another audience member compared the show to the Great White Way: []

Xcelsior Productions Present Unijamz Music Fest Back to School Edition

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 15:27:52 -0400

The 1st Annual Unijamz Music Festival (UMF) in the Greater Houston Area is a 3-part charity concert series kicking off on August 26,2017 at Xcelsior Sports Athletic Grounds (the Home of the Houston Dynamo – Houston Dash Youth (South) Soccer Academy), 14503 Fondren Road, Missouri City, TX 77489. The Unijamz Back 2 School “Anti-Bullying” Charity Concert is from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now []

Baebies Announces CE Mark for SEEKER, an Innovative Newborn Screening Platform for Lysosomal Storage Diseases

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 08:30:00 -0400

Baebies is pleased to announce that SEEKERTM, a high throughput newborn screening laboratory solution, now has CE Mark and available in Europe and other countries that recognize CE Mark. SEEKER quantitatively measures the activity of lysosomal enzymes from newborn dried blood spot specimens. Reduced activity of these enzymes may be indicative of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I (MPS I), Pompe, Gaucher or Fabry []

Baebies Announces Assays for FINDER Launch Panel: G6PD, Total Serum Bilirubin, Albumin and Direct Bilirubin

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Baebies, Inc., a company focused on advancing newborn screening and pediatric testing, announced the first assays on the FINDER launch panel, currently under development. The panel includes tests for total serum bilirubin, albumin, direct bilirubin, and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) on a single cartridge, making it the first comprehensive, rapid and near-patient testing solution for hyperbilirubinemia. []

Drug-Free Tennessee Spreading the Word for a Healthier Future

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Drug-Free Tennessee is the local chapter of the Foundation for a Drug-Free World, and has been hitting the streets and parks to spread the word. []

US Navy Sea Cadet Corp. AEGIS Division Accepting New Members

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

USNSCC AEGIS Division is a program sponsored by the US Navy that is geared towards children form 10-17 years of age. The program is based on military guidelines and teaches leadership, team building, etc. The AEGIS Division serves Burlington County, NJ and is seeking new members for the upcoming school year. []

Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center Finds Success with Help from SCORE Mentors

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

With the help of two local Savannah SCORE mentors, an exceptional non-profit organization that provides equestrian-based experiences to children with disabilities has been able to succeed, grow and improve the lives of over 150 deserving children. []

Drug-Free Tennessee Wants Safe, Crime-Free Neighborhoods

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Drug-Free Tennessee participates each year in National Night Out Against Crime by distributing the Truth About Drugs booklets to neighbors. []

Martina Sykes’ The heART Mission Partners with Bay Area Studios Foundation for Community Outreach and Panel Discussion

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0400

The heART Mission is teaming up with St. Petersburg, Florida’s Bay Area Studios Foundation for an entertainment industry discussion. []

National American Miss State Finalist

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:05:18 -0400

Miss Josie Cabrera will be competing in the National American Miss Junior Teen Division as a State Finalist held on July 30th, 2017 at the beautiful Indian Wells Resort in Indian Wells, CA. []

NACCE & Verizon Partner with Community Colleges to Bring STEM Workshops to Young Girls in Rural Areas

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

NACCE and Verizon have announced a new program, Verizon Innovative Learning, that focuses on providing STEM and entrepreneurial skills for middle school girls in rural areas throughout the country. Five NACCE member community colleges throughout the country are hosting three-week summer camps that provide free technology, access, and immersive hands-on learning experiences to kids in need. The first summer camp kicked off []

Monkey Around at the Zoo with Homes for Autism

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Homes for Autism will host Monkey Around at the Zoo on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak, Michigan. Participants can register at Monkey Around at The Zoo will be a family-friendly "FUN DAY" coordinated and contained within the Detroit Zoo. Check-in and Registration begins at 7:30AM and the day's event will officially begin at 8:30AM. All event []

The National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2017-2018 School Year

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:45:47 -0400

Broward Junior Academy today announced an amendment to its policy for serving meals to students under the National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2017-2018 school year. All students will be served lunch/breakfast at no charge at the following sites: Broward Junior Academy Perrine SDA School Ephesus Jr. Academy For additional information please contact: Broward Junior Academy, Attention: Gee Surin, []

Journey Fitness Presents A Warrior's Journey Obstacle Course Series

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 10:58:18 -0400

Journey fitness is hosting its second annual A Warrior's Journey Obstacle Course Race. A Warrior's Journey is one of the few obstacle course races in Upstate New York. Journey Fitness will also be donating a portion of the proceeds to their local Imatter foundation, to raise awareness on teen suicide and prevention. In this years event A Warrior's Journey will feature two events, a 5k individual obstacle course race, and []

MoneyTree Asia Pacific Launches Financial Profiling Tool for Kids

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 12:59:25 -0400

MoneyTree Asia Pacific Pte Ltd has announced the launching of its Financial Aptitude & Success Traits (FAST) Index - the first Financial Profiling tool targeting kids measures 3 important areas of a child’s Financial Intelligence makeup: Financial Knowledge, Money Habitudes & Peer Pressure Defence. []

Lemonade Stand V2.0 YES - Young Entrepreneur Scholars - MarketPlace

Sat, 08 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

YES - Young Entrepreneur Scholars is a summer program for students (grades 3-8) to learn about themselves, entrepreneurship and running a business. []

Theatre Arts Academy Presents Inaugural Production of Beauty and the Beast JR

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 15:12:00 -0400

Sudbrink Performance Academy brings new life to the "tale as old as time" - tickets on sale now at []

Project LINK Seeking Sponsors for Their Annual Back to School Event

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 06:28:43 -0400

Project LINK is seeking sponsors for their annual back to school event. Project LINK is a community based, organization dedicated to promoting education achievement, expanding access to community service providers, and improving the quality of life for low-income individuals via targeted case management programs focusing on children and their families that resides in Hillsborough County, Florida. []

Mystical Trials - Book Launch by a 12 Year Old

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

"'Mystical Trials" is the first book release by a 12-year-old author. []

Day Against Drug Abuse Workshop to Keep Youth Off Drugs

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Drug-Free Tennessee observed International Day Against Drug Abuse with a training workshop about keeping young people away from drugs. []

Iesha A. Wright Honored as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Iesha A. Wright of Stone Mountain, Georgia has been honored as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Iesha A. Wright Ms. Wright has over 3 years experience in the healthcare field. She is the Head Child Counselor at North DeKalb Medical Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. She provides []

The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee Helps Fathers Learn Values

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Way to Happiness Association of Tennessee participated in a celebration for Father’s Day. []

Drug-Free Tennessee Helps Fathers with Truth

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Drug-Free Tennessee is the local chapter of the Foundation for a Drug-Free World. Recently, volunteers were getting out information during a Father’s Day celebration. []

Brad Montague to Keynote CUE 2017 Fall Conference

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

CUE is excited to announce that Brad Montague will be the Opening Keynote speaker for the CUE 2017 Fall Conference to be held October 27-28 at American Canyon High School in Napa Valley. Brad Montague will deliver the Opening Session and Keynote on Friday, October 27, from 8:30 - 9:30 am. Montague is an award-winning writer and director working to creatively communicate hope to children of all ages. He is []

Parents Rejoice, SpareMommy Does What You'd Do If You Could

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 05:11:00 -0400

Working parents no longer have to worry about the kids. SpareMommy is ready to put Credentialed Teachers to work, doing everything a parent would do, if they were with the kids. []

"Missionary Dog" by Sarah Perry Available in Hardcover and Kindle

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

A fun, exciting way to teach children about God’s mission to spread the Good News throughout the world. []

Lincoln Park Teen Combats Child Hunger in Community

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Mimi's Mission is working with a teen from the area who is collecting donations for the cause. []

1000 Watts Sports Makes Giving Back a Priority

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 16:25:57 -0400

While only a year old, 1000 Watts Sports decided to give back to its community by providing scholarships to deserving kids from Chicago's West and South sides. A sponsorship program enables this newer sports programming company to send dozens of kids to camp this summer. Thanks to donations from generous donors, 27 kids are able to attend this all-day sports camp held for eight weeks this summer. []

MDO Partners to Sponsor First Annual eMerge "Tee Up for Charity" Golf Tournament

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 05:00:00 -0400

Tournament to Take Place Sunday, June 11th, Benefiting Non-Profit The First Tee Miami []

7 Things to Consider Before Buying a Bounce House from China

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 09:45:00 -0400

Bouncer Depot offers tips on selecting the best commercial bounce houses, inflatable water slides and obstacle courses made in the U.S.A. []

Malki Indich, LCSW Honored as a VIP Member by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 06:23:00 -0400

Malki Indich, LCSW of Lakewood, New Jersey has been honored as a VIP Member for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 20 years in the fields of counseling and education. About Malki Indich, LCSW Ms. Indich is the Owner of Malki Indich LCSW, which is a firm that provides counseling services for children and families in Lakewood, New Jersey. []

Go on a Colorful Journey of Inspiration with "Gogi & Mogi Go To The Garden"

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 06:12:00 -0400

Introducing a new independently published children’s book by Golareh Safarian. []

New Children's Book "Crow Party" Released, Written by London J. Maddison & Illustrated by Nick McCarthy

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 03:52:00 -0400

"Crow Party" is a newly released, highly entertaining children's book written by London J. Maddison and Illustrated by Nick McCarthy. This amusing book shares insights into the intelligence and annoying personalities of crows with superb illustrations capturing them in their antics. Highly recommended for children from toddlers to early readers. Teaches children to observe and appreciate urban wildlife. []

Country Star Doug Stone Performs on Knees with One Year Old Baby Ryman Frizzell at the Nashville Palace

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:14:24 -0400

Country music veteran, Doug Stone got down on his knees, but brought the Nashville Palace crowd to their feet, when he brought one year old Ryman Shafer Frizzell on stage to perform his hit, “Why Didn’t I Think Of That,” during a May concert in Nashville, TN. []

The Art of Dr. Seuss Exhibition Arrives in Stone Harbor Father's Day Weekend

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 04:16:00 -0400

A compelling selection of artworks from The Art of Dr. Seuss will be on display at Ocean Galleries (9618 Third Avenue, Stone Harbor/609.368.7777) from Friday, June 16 through Monday, June 19, 2017. The exhibition features exclusive collection of estate authorized artworks from The Art of Dr. Seuss. []

AISD’s Jones Academy Unveils Outdoor Performing Arts Theater Made Possible by Texas Trust Credit Union

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Jones Academy outdoor theater was funded through Texas Trust's Spirit Debit Reward program. []