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Entries Tagged as 'Children’s Charities'

World of Children Award Key-Shaped Jewelry

November 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Children's Charities

The World of Children Award is sometimes referred to as the “Nobel Prize for child advocates”. It recognizes and provides funding for some of those who make a big difference for children worldwide. This year’s Advocacy Award Recipient is someone we’re talked about in the past on this blog: Lauren Bush Lauren, the originator and […]

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Christmas Gifts at Kohl's, this year starring Snoopy!

October 13th, 2013 · No Comments · Children's Charities, Kohls

It’s that time of year again! Every year, I look forward to when Kohl’s releases its Kohl’s Cares line of gifts. As we’ve featured on this blog in past years, they’ve sold everything from Dr. Seuss books to Nancy Tillman books to Winnie the Pooh stuffed animals. I never fail to be impressed by the quality […]

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Free Appetizer or Crab Bucket at Joe's Crab Shack with Donation

August 29th, 2013 · No Comments · Children's Charities

Joe’s Crab Shack is having a special deal where if you donate $5 to Share Our Strength you’ll get a free appetizer and if you donate $10 you’ll get a free Crab Bucket. You can read details here: http://joescrabshack.com/nkh.php I was actually a little surprised to see there was a Joe’s Crab Shack within 10 […]

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The Artist's Way for Parents: Raising Creative Children

August 10th, 2013 · No Comments · Arts, Children's Charities

The Artist’s Way was a book published in 1992 by Julia Cameron. It became a runaway best-seller, selling over four million copies. The Artist’s Way is basically a twelve-week program that aimed to help artists, both professional artists and hobbyists, to remove blocks that were preventing them from producing their art, whether it be writer’s […]

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Christmas Songs by Ladywell Primary School and David Beggan in honor of Caden Beggan

January 13th, 2013 · No Comments · Children's Charities

Back in November 2012, the students of Ladywell Primary School in Motherwell, Scotland decided to release a recording of O Holy Night for charity. A pupil of the school, Caden Beggan was only six years old when he contracted to meningococcal septicaemis. Sadly, he succumbed to the disease on November 20. 90% of sales from […]

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Goat's Milk Soap from Nourish – All Natural, Handmade, Allergy-Free Soap

December 31st, 2012 · No Comments · Children's Charities

By far the most fragrant package to arrive on my door this holiday season was a box from Nourish Natural Bath Products. My skin is the most sensitive of just about anyone I know. If I put on so much as a thin layer of sunscreen or deodorant, I’ll get a bad rash and itch […]

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John Travolta and Olivia Newton John's Reunion Album for Charity: This Christmas

December 25th, 2012 · No Comments · Children's Charities

I admit, there was a time when I was mildly obsessed with finding some YouTube clips of John Travolta and Olivia Newton John performing together again. Their chemistry in 1978′s Grease was  one of the best in musicals of that era, not to mention the chemistry and fun of the case, and both of course […]

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Buy 72 Petits Fours from Swiss Colony, a Gingerbread House goes to a child in the hospital

December 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Children's Charities

Well, December is here and the Christmas shopping season is fully underway. Growing up, I always loved receiving the Swiss Colony catalog in the mail. I don’t know exactly what it was, but there was something about Chris Mouse, Petit Fours, and blocks of cheese and sausages that was magical. Mind you, these were the […]

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Macy's Letters to Santa Campaign and How To Get a Real Response from the North Pole

November 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Children's Charities

Every day on my commute home through Manhattan I pass by the Macy’s on 34th Street. This time of year is always fun, because they’ve just launced the new store windows. Sadly, this year they’ve decided not to put up the multi-window display they do every year that recreates scenes from the classic Miracle on 34th […]

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Charity Bracelets at KiteChild

November 13th, 2012 · No Comments · Children's Charities

When I visited the Web site of KiteChild, I was immediately struck by the statistics flashing in the corner. On of them said that every day, 5,760 more children become orphans. Another said that every 2.2 seconds, a child loses a parent somewhere in the world. Another said that by 2015 it is projected that there […]

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