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'I'm No Good at Art, Miss!'- Why Art Should Not Be Just for the Experts

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I will never forget how shocked I felt when, having volunteered in my children's school to run art activity groups, several eight year olds declared loudly 'I'm no good at art, Miss!'. I thought: 'Who told you that? You are too young to feel like this!'. The sad thing was that they were all very keen to join in, attracted by the display of bright collage materials, paints and crayons, but the feeling of 'being no good at art' definitely held them back, making them hesitate.

JetBlue Pushes STEM in Volusia Classroom

Airline donates 500 books to elementary school students
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erica.breunlin@news-jrnl.com

Five hundred books dropped from the sky Wednesday as JetBlue Airways donated a library worth of books to Turie T. Small Elementary School students in celebration of its new daily service between Daytona Beach and New York.

Building Bikes for Children in Need with the NY Mets and Bike NY

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This holiday season, Bloomberg employees joined forces with the New York Mets and Bike New York to build and distribute 1,000 bicycles for children in need in the five boroughs of New York City. More than 400 Bloomberg, Mets and Bike NY employees gathered at Citi Field for what turned out to be the largest bike-build in the Northeast.

Sex Discrimination Act Anniversary: What is Romania Getting Right When It Comes to Diverse Tech Talent?

by Christine Flounders
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I cannot help but think there is a lot we can learn from Eastern Europe when it comes to producing female talent for our technology industry.

Today is the 40th anniversary of the Sex Discrimination Act being passed in the UK and in most industries, progress has been achieved. Not least there are more women on FTSE 350 boards than ever before.

Nationwide Children's Hospital Names Family Lounge After Alliance Data's Card Services Business

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A core value of Alliance Data's card services business is to give back to the communities where we do business, and Nationwide Children's Hospital is one institution in Columbus, OH, the organization has consistently supported. In recognition of those efforts, the hospital named a family lounge in the company's honor.

How Children are Changing Our World Through Peace

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War Child Holland is a partner of Cisco CSR. Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

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War Child Holland is a partner of Cisco CSR. Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

Holland America Line Donates $25,000 to Seattle Children’s Hospital as Part of the ‘K’s for Kids’ Program with the Seattle Mariners

Company President Orlando Ashford threw out the first pitch at final home game
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SEATTLE, Wash., Oct. 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford presented a check for $25,000 to Seattle Children’s Hospital’s Uncompensated Care Fund Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at the Seattle Mariners’ “Fan Appreciation Night” home game at Safeco Field. The company made the donation as part of its partnership with the Seattle Mariners Major League Baseball team and the “K’s for Kids” program that originally debuted during the 2014 baseball season.

Providing Appropriate Nutrition for Mothers, Infants and Toddlers

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To learn more about the Nestlé in the U.S. 2014 Creating Shared Value report, visit our website

There is scientific evidence that nutrition during the first 1,000 days—starting at pregnancy and continuing through the child’s first two years—has a vital and lifelong impact. Here are some examples of how we are continuously improving and demonstrating nutritional leadership and guidance during this critical development stage.

21st Century Fox Presents Grant to Music Program at Orlando Elementary School

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On October 12, representatives from 21st Century Fox and the Give a Note Foundation presented a grant to Castle Creek Elementary School in Orlando, Florida, as part of the 21st Century Fox Give a Note Grants initiative.

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