This past summer I had the great opportunity of meeting with an amazing woman, Brigid Hubberman, who started her very own nonprofit in Ithaca, NY called The Family Reading Partnership. When I first met Brigid, I was only about a few months into starting Kids Who Draw and was excited to meet her and be able to get advice and a second opinion on everything KWD was up to. In talking with her, I was able to gain a lot [...]
To be honest, at first I really didn’t have a great understanding of what fair trade was even though it sounds pretty self-explanatory. It wasn’t until after my usual Harry Potter character stalking, that I came across an interview with Emma Watson and became a lot more interested in what it actually is. Watson spoke about fair trade, explained how it works, the importance of why we should all buy fair trade products and her new line featured at People [...]
Bullying is a matter in which many kids and teens go through at some point in their life. It’s an issue that is more than often overlooked and not taken seriously enough until it’s too late. Because of the common occurrences of bullying, the majority of witnesses see it as a ‘right of passage’ that kids just go through as young adults. Differing from the thought to just excuse it, here are some facts about the reality of it and [...]
National Puppy Mill day is this Saturday, September 18th! Do your part! Watch this video, pass it on or even find a new one, do some research, listen to the stories, spread the awareness of puppy mills.
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The Innocence Mission is a non-profit organization dedicated to the eradication of child sexual abuse throughout our society. By utilizing mass media, education, and grassroots advocacy, The Innocence Mission will work together with community partners to raise public awareness and implement prevention strategies around a silent epidemic that affects nearly a quarter of our nation’s children
We are happy to inform you all that we have been hard at work brainstorming, organizing, and collaborating all our ideas to make Kids Who Draw a great success! Kids Who Draw (KWD) is dedicated to building bridges between existing charitable causes and the music, film, fashion and other art industries to create a larger and more widespread awareness to the younger generations of the world. It focuses on creating opportunities for the youth who are looking for ways to [...]