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Street Beat Preview: Easter Seals, North Star Reach And Big Brothers Big Sisters

On Saturday, July 25th, Street Beat host Karen Carter finds out about non-profit groups who are “all about the kids.”

Organizations and guests include Brent Wirth, the CEO of Easter Seals Michigan and Program Manager Helena Kelly; Doug Armstrong, the founder and CEO of the Michigan chapter of North Star Reach, a camp for children with disabilities; Jeff Burns, the president of BBB Youth Network, Inc. 112 more words

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Builders provide comfortable beds to call home at Easter Seals' camp

Thanks to a $1 million donation from the Calgary Home Builders Foundation (CHBF), staff at Easter Seal’s Camp Horizon no longer have to sleep on the floor. 604 more words

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Marathon Memories: Ashley Quirke on SBG’s tenth marathon

By: Ashley Quirke

Friendship, teamwork, and a great cause. Three things that, in my mind, embody Sandbox Gaming’s 10th charity marathon perfectly.

For this marathon, the charity we chose to support was Easter Seals Newfoundland and Labrador and they were nice enough to let us host the marathon in their building. 496 more words

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Friendly's Dishes Out $300,000 to Easter Seals

CHICAGO, July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Friendly’s Ice Cream, LLC announced that its company-wide ‘Cones for Kids’ campaign raised $300,000 for Easter Seals Camp Friendly’s and other disability programs, funding life-changing opportunities for children and young adults with disabilities. 414 more words

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Marathon Reflections: John Michael Bennett

By: John Michael Bennett

Marathon Reflections is a blog series for the month of June to celebrate the fact that Sandbox Gaming is gearing up for its tenth marathon ever. 777 more words

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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, June 22 – Friday, June 26

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Advocacy:
Independence Day for Americans with disabilities (NPR)
On July 26th, the United States will celebrate the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act, a law that guarantees certain rights, and increased independence, to individuals with disabilities. 2,360 more words

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Marathon Reflections: Nick Boyd

Marathon Reflections is a blog series for the month of June to celebrate the fact that Sandbox Gaming is gearing up for its tenth marathon ever (July 3-6, 2015). 290 more words

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