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2014-09-16 08:28:06

According to Savers' Annual Halloween Survey Americans Expect Prince George, son of Prince William and Kate Middleton, to win the crown of "Best Celebrity Child Costume" and Lady Gaga for "Best Celebrity Look" BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halloween is always a time for childhood fun, but this year with Halloween landing on a Friday, grown-ups are getting in on the action with nearly half of American adults planning to don a costume according to the annual Halloween Survey*...

2014-07-31 23:04:16

Rich Dad® Education, a leader in financial education, recently held a charity yard sale to benefit Habitat for Humanity. The yard sale was a success. Cape Coral, FL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Rich Dad® Education, a leader in financial education, recently held a charity yard sale to benefit Habitat for Humanity. The yard sale was a success. In just 4 hours, over $650 was raised with 100% of the proceeds donated to Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry counties. All of the items not...

2014-07-23 23:01:59

Rich Dad® Education, a leader in financial education, is pleased to announce the success of their charity yard sale to support Habit for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties. Over $650 was raised and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity. Cape Coral, FL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Rich Dad® Education, a leader in financial education, is pleased to announce the success of their charity yard sale to support Habit for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties. Over $650...

2014-07-10 23:05:42

Record breaking donations bring in 170 tons of non-perishable food for Coloradans who are food insecure. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Arc Thrift Stores, Denver 7, and Volunteers of America have a good deal to celebrate with the closing of their 14th annual “Feed Colorado” event. The food drive raised over 170 tons of edibles, topping their previous record set last year of 150 tons. “This unbelievable amount of food will last the Volunteers of America an entire year,” said Jim...

2014-07-08 23:07:08

“Families in Action” offered the parents of young children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) an opportunity to connect with the Association for Community Living support services, while their children participated in a host of activities at the Rockies YMCA. The event also allowed for the discussion of what is going well in the community, as well as what organizations like Arc Thrift Stores and ACL can do to help. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 June...

2014-06-04 23:05:51

Scales Team to Meet Rapid Growth Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Snobswap.com, an online marketplace for pre-owned designer clothes and accessories, is helping designer consignment boutiques from New York, D.C., Las Vegas, Cleveland and more expand their businesses online.In addition to the growing list of U.S. stores, Snobswap just launched its first international consignment boutique from Canada last week. Snobswap.com provides an online destination to shop brick-and-mortar...

2014-05-22 23:05:00

The Ethics in Business Awards are a Golden Rotary Club tradition of honoring two local organizations, one for-profit and one non-profit, for leading the way in business ethics. These organizations demonstrate the highest standard of ethical business practice, integrity, and civic and social responsibility. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Arc Thrift Stores was nominated among 17 other organizations for this prestigious award. Students from the School of Mines collect all of the...

2014-02-18 23:28:31

Debt Consolidation USA provide consumers with tips to help them teach their kids about living a frugal lifestyle. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Parents who are trying to teach their children how to be frugal can use the tips provided by Debt Consolidation USA in an article they published last February 12, 2014. The title of the article is “5 Ways You Can Teach Your Kids To Live A Frugal Lifestyle” and it discussed the important role of parents in shaping the financial behavior...

2013-08-13 23:17:12

Partnership Offers New Channel to Donate and Continue to Do Good for People with Epilepsy in our Region Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles today announced a partnership with Savers, Inc. — the national thrift store chain with more than 320 locations across North America — to support its helpline, educational programs, supportive services and advocacy work for people living with epilepsy in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, San...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'