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2014-05-27 23:09:46

Embarking on a truly global adventure, encompassing 34 locations worldwide — VisitandCare.com joined the Wings for Life Foundation to help fund research into curing spinal cord injuries. The event united individuals across the globe to run for those who can’t. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 VisitandCare.com helped to create a piece of history on May 4th, as the team geared up for the Wings For Life World Run 2014. The pioneering event embraced tens of thousands of runners for a...

2014-05-04 20:21:07

Calum Neff and Haley Chura are U.S. champions in worldwide game of chase SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a remarkable global race with no finish line, 35,397 runners from around the world simultaneously ran today in the first-ever Wings for Life World Run, a race dedicated to funding research into spinal cord injury. In the end, the last male and female running were Ethiopia's Lemawork Ketema in Austria and Elise Molvik in Norway, who ran for 48.83...

2014-04-04 16:23:50

- New, Online Destination "From the Ground Up: The Science of Soil" Launches with Dynamic Lesson Plans and Activities, Interactive Tools, and Agricultural Career Profiles - SILVER SPRING, Md., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nutrients for Life Foundation and Discovery Education announced today at the National Science Teachers Association's annual conference the launch of a new online destination, "From the Ground Up: The Science of Soil," designed to give middle school students a deeper...

2014-03-22 12:21:17

LOS ANGELES, March 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Wild for Life Foundation (WFLF) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (CSAH) for the upcoming "Charity Spring Benefit Wine Tasting Reception" on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in San Diego, CA. The evening will feature special guest entertainer, famed tenor Anthony Kearns. Coalition representatives, Corporal Donny Daughenbaugh, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret), the...

2014-02-03 23:04:58

46 Scholarships will be awarded to provide tuition assistance to young people who have endured the loss of a parent or guardian. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 The nonprofit LIFE Foundation is now accepting applications for its annual LIFE Lessons Scholarship Program. Now in its tenth year, the scholarship benefits college students and college-bound high school seniors who are facing challenges achieving a higher education following the death of a parent or legal guardian who did...

2012-10-24 04:02:46

The Quality of Life Foundation will receive a grant from Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a non-profit organization whose mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. Woodbridge, VA (PRWEB) October 23, 2012 The Quality of Life Foundation announced today that it will receive a grant in the amount of $165,000 from Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a non-profit organization whose mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. The Quality of Life Foundation serves families of severely...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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