• growing up glad, kids helping kids, ava claus and friends, broward children's center, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2015
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    Kids Helping Kids

    Ava Claus and Friends was the first scheduled speaker that I booked when I initiated the Samaritans365 Club at our school.  I knew their most active time of giving was during the holiday season, so we scheduled them for our December meeting. Ava is a 10-year-old girl from Miami, Florida.  I had a chance to interview Ava before the school club meeting. Me: How…

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    Be an Ally

    October was National Bullying Prevention Month.  I connected with PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center through social media.  They asked us to post a picture in support of their We Will Gen Campaign. (Our school also encouraged the students to wear orange in solidarity of bullying prevention.) It is a program designed to inspire student-to-student engagement to lead the bullying prevention movement. They have many websites dedicated…

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    Kindness Matters

    “Good Samaritan” -a compassionate person who unselfishly helps others. This summer, while scrolling through my Facebook feed, I saw a picture of one of my friends wearing a “Kindness Matters” shirt. It grabbed my attention and stuck with me. I ended up contacting my friend to ask her about it. She told me about the Samaritans 365 Organizationand put me in touch…