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They Can Hear You Now

They Can Hear You Now

Most Americans check their cell phones dozens of times a day to update Facebook, reply to texts, Tweet…and occasionally even to make a call. But most of us think little about how we get that signal, and how important it is to our daily lives. (Some of us know this too well, since we have(…)

Searching for America’s Most Inspirational #Moms

Searching for America’s Most Inspirational #Moms

Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and University of Phoenix, a subsidiary of Apollo Education Group, Inc. have once again partnered to find and reward America’s most inspirational moms. The two organizations today launched the latest installment of the “Most Inspirational Mom” scholarship search, which will award three extraordinary moms with full-tuition scholarships to pursue an(…)

Kohl’s Cares #Scholarship Program Accepting Nominations for Outstanding Young #Volunteers

Kohl’s Cares #Scholarship Program Accepting Nominations for Outstanding Young #Volunteers

Kohl’s Cares® Scholarship Program today announced it will award nearly $400,000 in scholarships and prizes to more than 2,500 students who have made a positive impact on their communities. Nominations for kids ages six to 18 will be accepted January 30 – March 13 at kohlskids.com. “Children around the country are doing inspiring work in their communities every(…)

Jo-Ann Rewards Teachers with Savings Event

Jo-Ann Rewards Teachers with Savings Event

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the leading fabric and craft specialty retailer in America, is celebrating the invaluable work of teachers with a special Teacher Appreciation Days savings event. “Jo-Ann has made a commitment to supporting teachers through our everyday Teacher Rewards program and partnership with the Kids In Need Foundation. Teacher Appreciation Days are(…)

MAKE #TIMETOREAD ON NATIONAL READATHON DAY AND WIN FABULOUS LITERARY PRIZES

MAKE #TIMETOREAD ON NATIONAL READATHON DAY AND WIN FABULOUS LITERARY PRIZES

“To give a person the gift of reading is to give them the fulcrum with which they can move the universe,” says author Junot Díaz about the National Book Foundation’s BookUp program. And that’s exactly why readers across the country will demonstrate their love of literature on National Readathon Day (January 24, 2015), a day to promote(…)