Whether you decide to thank a veteran, active service member, or family member this Veteran’s Day is completely up to you. As the wife of a soldier, I can tell you that being part of the military is not simply a career choice but a way a life. It is a choice that we recommit to each and every day, and like all choices there are both benefits and challenges. Genuine gratitude from others for the sacrifices that military families make is greatly appreciated but never required.
DATE CHANGE: Our #every15minutes rally to #stopchildabuse will be held on Friday, April 28th. Same time, same place. Help spread the word! Register here: every15.eventbrite.com #ChildAbusePreventionMonth
On Wednesday, April 26, we are coming together to stand up and send a clear message that child abuse must be stopped, as part of our #every15minutes campaign for #ChildAbusePreventionMonth. Register now at every15.eventbrite.com!
"Affirming words from moms and dads are like light switches. Speak a word of affirmation at the right moment in a child’s life and it’s like lighting up a whole roomful of possibilities." —Gary Smalley
#SheInspires | Frechic Austin, Founder of Single Parent Support Group, From Lemons to Lemonade. "I feel like a great mom when my children tell me that I am. They are all that matters. I love when people in the community say that I’m a good mom but it means the most to me when my kids tell me. I’m doing it all for them."
Did you know that HALF of child hot car deaths are from a caregiver forgetting that there was a child in the car? While many parents think it might never happen to them, there are some tips and habits that can help ensure that it never does. The best we can do, together, is to SPREAD THE WORD. Check out our #NotEvenForAMinute campaign page for graphics to use on social media.