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How to Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is

How to Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
In this week’s blog Kimberly Gamble offers tips on how to “follow the money” to track the impact of your actions, and align them with what’s in your heart.
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Inocente (Trailer) | KarmaTube

Inocente (Trailer) | KarmaTube | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Inocente is a talented, spirited, ambitious teenage artist. She is also homeless, living with her mother and younger brothers on the streets of San Diego. She knows that her life depends on her art -- in more ways than we can imagine.
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Philly Public Schools: Blueprint for Destruction

Philly Public Schools: Blueprint for Destruction | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Philly Public School officials averted the most recent funding crisis by borrowing funds to open schools on time, but it is only a matter of time before they fail.
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Fatimah Mujibah's curator insight, January 21, 2014 9:29 AM

In Philadelphia, the schools were closed down will be reopened with the help of a 50 million loan. The schools may open without counselors, administrative staff, noon aids, nurses, librarians or even pens and paper, but at least, kids will have a place to go and sit.


The situation is very bad that parents are asked to chip in up to $613 for each student so they can open with adequate services. 

Philadelphia and Detroit are the victims of a manufactured crisis, meanwhile, students and teachers are doing what they can.

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Native Women Exploited In Lake Superior Sex Trade

Native Women Exploited In Lake Superior Sex Trade | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Ships travelling between Thunder Bay, Ontario and Duluth, Minn. reportedly traffic many Native women forced into prostitution., Native Women Exploited In Lake Superior Sex Trade,
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Pennies of Time: Teach Kids About Hunger Through a Hunger Dinner

Pennies of Time: Teach Kids About Hunger Through a Hunger Dinner | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
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Train Your Brain This Fall with Free Online Courses, eBooks, Audio Books, Language Lessons & More

Train Your Brain This Fall with Free Online Courses, eBooks, Audio Books, Language Lessons & More | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
For years now, the buzzword “Neuroplasticity” has crossed the lips of many major thinkers in psychology, neurology, and educational theory.
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This is for adults!

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Anti-human trafficking rally planned for Wednesday

Anti-human trafficking rally planned for Wednesday | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
The Smith County Sheriff's Office is working with several
organizations to publicize and prevent human trafficking that they say
is taking place right here in East Texas.
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Despite blindness, activist continues fight against Houston sex trafficking

Despite blindness, activist continues fight against Houston sex trafficking | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Sex-trafficking survivor Cheryl Briggs, of The Woodlands, has been through a lot in her life.
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Update: Oklahoma Human Trafficking Investigation - Fourstateshomepage.com

Update: Oklahoma Human Trafficking Investigation - Fourstateshomepage.com | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Ottawa County authorities continue to question 15 people arrested in an undercover human trafficking investigation.
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Update. If they e were trafficked, please dstop calling them prostitues. they are victims of trafficking or not.

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Update: Oklahoma Human Trafficking Investigation - Fourstateshomepage.com

Update: Oklahoma Human Trafficking Investigation - Fourstateshomepage.com | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Ottawa County authorities continue to question 15 people arrested in an undercover human trafficking investigation.
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Lantern Craft and the Faroles of Costa Rica: Hispanic Heritage Month Blog Hop and Giveaway

Lantern Craft and the Faroles of Costa Rica: Hispanic Heritage Month Blog Hop and Giveaway | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
This post is part of the Second Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Blog Hop and Giveaway, organized by Multicultural Kid Blogs (see details below). Every September, all over Costa Rica, schoolchildren ...
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Advent Calendar: Activity Chain

Advent Calendar: Activity Chain | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
I love Advent calendars - the anticipation of the upcoming holiday, marking each day with a special treat - and it has been a dream of mine to make a beautiful, handmade Advent calendar for the boy...
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Jackson Holding Forums On Human Trafficking

Jackson Holding Forums On Human Trafficking | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
The City of Jackson will hold its first open forum to discuss human trafficking on Thursday.
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Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web.

Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web. | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Discover thousands of free online courses, audio books, movies, textbooks, eBooks, language lessons, and more.
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Daily Kos: Under Republican plan, 3.8 million would lose food stamps in 2014

Daily Kos: Under Republican plan, 3.8 million would lose food stamps in 2014 | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Speaker John Boehner

Yes, the ...
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Human-trafficking trial hears woman forced to work long hours for no pay

Human-trafficking trial hears woman forced to work long hours for no pay | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
VANCOUVER - Had she known that she would become an unpaid domestic servant in Canada, she would never have come overseas, an African woman told a human trafficking trial on Tuesday.
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Argus Ceo Named as Chairman of The Board for Anti-Human Trafficking 501 (C)(3) Non-Profit

Argus Ceo Named as Chairman of The Board for Anti-Human Trafficking 501 (C)(3) Non-Profit | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
McLean, VA, September 18, 2013 – The Argus Companies (Argus), formerly Argus International Risk Services, is proud to announce our CEO, Jon Snyder, has been elected to the position as Chairman of the Board for Redeem The Shadows, Inc., a...
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Conservative leader joins White House meeting on human trafficking | Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Conservative leader joins White House meeting on human trafficking | Jewish Telegraphic Agency | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Rabbi Julie Schonfeld, the executive vice president of the Conservative movement's Rabbinical Assembly, participated in a White House meeting on human trafficking.
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Myanmar Pledges to Tackle Human Trafficking Through International Collaboration

Myanmar Pledges to Tackle Human Trafficking Through International Collaboration | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Authorities will also focus on victim-oriented preventative measures.
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Milwaukee man's arrest underscores human trafficking report

Milwaukee man's arrest underscores human trafficking report | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
Federal officials said they arrested a Milwaukee man on charges of sex-trafficking a child on Tuesday, and state officials released a report on the prevalence of human trafficking.
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Enslaved in America: Sex Trafficking in the United States | Women's Funding Network

Enslaved in America: Sex Trafficking in the United States | Women's Funding Network | Children-Education,Safety,Food,poverty. | Scoop.it
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