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2013-09-17 23:00:56

The Grid Earth Project is working with Rotary Clubs across the country to bring light to families living off the grid. (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Nearly one quarter of the world population lives without access to electricity or safe light. As a result millions suffer from burn injuries each year. Most of them are children. These families see by kerosene lamps, candles and open flames indoors, all of which are dangerous and toxic. According to the World Health Organization respiratory...

2013-08-29 23:17:56

Craig Campbell, a local insurance agent is awarded “Rotarian of the Year” by the Fort Collins Breakfast Club for 2012-2013. Fort Collins, CO (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 This prestigious award was given to Craig for his dedication and expertise as the Fort Collins Rotary Club's Treasurer, a position he has held for the last four years. Craig Campbell said, “I am very honored to receive this award. I have been an active member of the Rotary Club for twenty-three years and have held a...

2013-08-20 23:25:15

Lake Forest Place, a continuing care retirement community, recently celebrated its 15th anniversary with a garden party dinner dance. Two "pioneer" couples reflect on why they moved to Lake Forest Place and how they feel about their decision today. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Lake Forest Place, a Presbyterian Homes continuing care retirement community in Lake Forest, IL, celebrated its 15th anniversary on Thursday, August 15, 2013, with an evening garden party of dinner...

2013-07-26 23:22:15

Special needs planning company interviews Jane Doyle, co-founder and Executive Director of the Center for Independent Futures, about the organization, the services they offer, and their Community Living Option Residences. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 M&L Special Needs Planning, LLC recently had the opportunity to interview Jane Doyle, co-founder and Executive Director of the Center for Independent Futures. The interview touched on a number of topics, including the history of...

2013-07-02 23:23:08

Contest Showcases Creativity of Public Libraries and Rewards Winner with a Free Early Literacy Station from AWE Chester, PA (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 AWE, Inc. announced the winner of its 2013 Video Contest for Public Libraries at its annual breakfast event for customers at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Chicago, Ill., on June 29, 2013. Evanston Public Library garnered the most votes by the AWE staff for its entertaining and inspiring video. "This award...

2013-05-21 23:23:59

Rotary International has done its part to help eliminate polio throughout the world over the last 50 years. Now Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is fully behind Rotary International´s efforts, and polio is almost eradicated worldwide. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Rotary International, the world´s largest service organization, has gained additional notoriety lately for their work in conjunction with Bill and Malinda Gates Foundation in making strides towards the...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.