A Good Cause
Go blue for a great cause today! Learn more at www.lightitupblue....
On this day, not only thank but also give. Happy Thanksgiving! Have a wonderful time with friends and family.
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Board followers, this is clearly not a usual pin for this board. But, under the circumstances, please try to post to the busiest boards you know of to get the word out as I think it's important to help in any way we can. AMBER ALERT Issued for Missing 10 Year Old Jessica Ridgeway of Westminster, CO (This Alert can reach more people quicker if everyone re-pins this to their board with the most members...) #amberalert #missingpersons
This year marks the 27th anniversary of the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM). Originally promoted by AstraZeneca in 1985, and supported by many organizations such as the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the NBCAM occurs every October with local, regional and national fundraising events such as walks and marathons, bowling tournaments, and more. Learn more about how we can all help at www.nbcam.org.
Sept. 24 is Family Day – A Day to Eat Dinner with Your Children! Family Day is a national movement that informs parents that the engagement fostered during frequent family dinners is an effective tool to help keep kids substance free. Dinner Makes A Difference!
During August 13-15, Japan celebrates the Obon Festival to honor the spirits of their ancestors. In welcoming back and honoring the spirits, the Japanese place foods, flowers and paper lanterns around their family altars. A tradition that coincides with the Obon celebration is the Japanese dance Bon Odori. The participants of the Bon Odori dress in Kimonos and dance with the beat of Japanese drums (Taiko) in the background. Click on image to learn more about Obon.