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2011-08-17 10:25:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation will host its inaugural Be Well Walk designed to encourage Austin's families to make informed and simple changes to improve nutrition and increase physical activity. The walk is scheduled for Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 4 p.m. at Longhorn Shores on Lady Bird Lake, and all proceeds will benefit local non-profits working to make Austin a healthier community. This year, 15 partner organizations were chosen...

2011-08-17 07:30:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Whole Kids Foundation in partnership with FoodCorps is now accepting online grant applications for its first major initiative, the School Garden Grant Program, which will be funded by a six-week, in-store donation drive at all Whole Foods Market stores, and online at wholekidsfoundation.org, from Aug. 17 to Sept. 30. Created to help schools grow students' relationships with food through gardening, the new program stems from the nonprofit's...

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  • 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.