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2014-04-14 12:37:53

Foundation board celebrates $27.2 million raised during its first year and looks to build on that success in 2014 MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL, Minn., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Gill, Irvin Kessler and Charles J. Maxwell, Jr. to Children's Foundation board. In addition, Children's announced that Patrick G. Ryan and David Miller have chosen to renew their positions on the Foundation board for a second...

2014-04-11 23:00:18

The Children’s Obesity Fund is helping a new men’s lifestyle and fitness program get off the ground. Targeted for introduction this summer, Trance Fitness will help men, more specifically fathers, trance-form their lives in order to be a better parent and to raise healthier and happier children. (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Children’s Obesity Fund, cofounded by Dr. Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi, are supporting the creation and introduction of Trance Fitness, a new multifaceted fitness...

2014-04-09 00:21:46

WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Save the Children recognized U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) today with a Congressional Champion for Children award for his leadership on issues affecting children. The senator accepted the award at Save the Children's Advocacy Summit, in front of an audience of students who travelled across the country to Washington, D.C., to learn how to become an effective voice for children. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140408/MM01439...

2014-04-09 00:21:44

WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Save the Children recognized U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY) today with a Congressional Champion for Children award for his leadership on issues affecting children. The congressman accepted the award at Save the Children's Advocacy Summit, in front of an audience of students who travelled across the country to Washington, D.C. to learn how to become an effective voice for children....

2014-04-08 20:21:23

WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the heels of March Madness, Save the Children paid a tribute to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan's past days on the basketball court by presenting the former professional ball player with a personalized #DunkinDuncan basketball. Secretary Duncan spoke about the importance of early childhood education during Save the Children's Advocacy Summit on April 8, in front of an audience of students who travelled across the country...

2014-04-08 16:22:34

Save the Children's newly inducted artist ambassador launches a volunteer project to engage teens in helping babies get a strong and healthy start WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actress and platinum-selling recording artist Bridgit Mendler has teamed up with Save the Children to launch #BabySitIn, a volunteer campaign for teens to help babies in the United States and around the world get a healthy start. Known for her star role on the Disney Channel's Good Luck...

2014-04-07 23:00:22

Goal 4 Health, a one-of-a-kind youth soccer league, is now supported by the Children’s Obesity Fund, cofounded by Dr. Michael Omidi and his brother Julian Omidi. Equipment donations by the charity will help kids and their families learn more about healthy living, nutrition, meal preparation, and making exercise fun. (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Children’s Obesity Fund, cofounded by Julian Omidi and Dr. Michael Omidi, is a proud new supporter of the Goal 4 Health youth soccer league and...

2014-04-01 16:25:54

Together, Offices and Agents Donate Nearly $8.2 million in 2013 DENVER, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sixty-two children enter a Children's Miracle Network hospital for treatment every minute; that's one per second. In support of its mission to help sick and injured children, RE/MAX Associates have donated more than $130 million to longtime charity partner Children's Miracle Network Hospitals(®) (CMN Hospitals) since 1992. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130930/LA87949LOGO...

2014-02-05 23:04:09

On Tuesday, March 4, New Jersey IHOP restaurants will offer each guest a free short stack of their famous buttermilk pancakes on National Pancake Day (http://www.IHOPpancakeday.com). This family-friendly tradition aims to raise needed funds and awareness for Children’s Specialized Hospital, a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. New Jersey (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 On Tuesday, March 4, New Jersey IHOP restaurants will offer each guest a free short stack of their famous buttermilk...

2014-01-30 23:04:41

Children's Specialized Hospital Safe Kids Urges Parents to Take Easy Safety Measures to Protect Their Children Mountainside, NJ (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 The New Jersey Department of Health found that TV and furniture tip-overs claimed the lives of 4 children, sent over 1,600 children to the emergency room and hospitalized 10 more in New Jersey last year. Kendell Baker, from East Orange, NJ, was one of those kids and suffered a traumatic brain injury after a TV on a dresser fell on...