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Fueling the RAACE: Hats Off to Our RAACE Partners

Fueling the RAACE: Hats Off to Our RAACE Partners

Fueling the RAACE: Hats Off to Our RAACE Partners

10/22/2017

RAACE has built our mission on the belief that, together, we can prevent the hidden epidemic of child sexual abuse that claims 1 in 3 girls and 1 in 7 boys before their 18th birthday. Even more alarming is the fact that over 90% of offenders are someone the ...

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It’s “Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog” Month!

It’s “Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog” Month!

It’s “Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog” Month!

10/5/2017

October is officially recognized as Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is urging animal lovers everywhere to commemorate the occasion by doing their part to help raise ...

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The Many Benefits of Having a Pet

The Many Benefits of Having a Pet

The Many Benefits of Having a Pet

9/27/2017

You may be surprised to learn that 68 percent of U.S homes include at least one pet, and in 2016 alone, Americans spent a whopping $60 billion on these beloved companions. These numbers will ...

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Surviving the Sleepover Party

Surviving the Sleepover Party

Surviving the Sleepover Party

9/21/2017

A “sleepover” or “slumber party” is somewhat of a misnomer because very little sleep actually takes place at these events. It can also be intimidating to have other people's children to feed, entertain, and ...

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Fueling the RAACE: Hats Off to Our RAACE Partners

Fueling the RAACE: Hats Off to Our RAACE Partners

Fueling the RAACE: Hats Off to Our RAACE Partners

10/22/2017

RAACE has built our mission on the belief that, together, we can prevent the hidden epidemic of child sexual abuse that claims 1 in 3 girls and 1 in 7 boys before their 18th ...

read more
It’s “Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog” Month!

It’s “Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog” Month!

It’s “Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog” Month!

10/5/2017

October is officially recognized as Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is urging animal lovers everywhere to commemorate the occasion by doing their part to help raise ...

read more
The Many Benefits of Having a Pet

The Many Benefits of Having a Pet

The Many Benefits of Having a Pet

9/27/2017

You may be surprised to learn that 68 percent of U.S homes include at least one pet, and in 2016 alone, Americans spent a whopping $60 billion on these beloved companions. These numbers will ...

read more
Surviving the Sleepover Party

Surviving the Sleepover Party

Surviving the Sleepover Party

9/21/2017

A “sleepover” or “slumber party” is somewhat of a misnomer because very little sleep actually takes place at these events. It can also be intimidating to have other people's children to feed, entertain, and ...

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Balancing Your Children’s Freedom with Protection

Balancing Your Children’s Freedom with Protection

Balancing Your Children’s Freedom with Protection

9/15/2017

If you feel like the world is scarier today than when you were a kid, you're not alone. In a recent survey of American parents, nearly half of respondents said they don’t allow ...

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Is Your Child a Good Sport

Is Your Child a Good Sport

Is Your Child a Good Sport?

9/9/2017

Learning about good sportsmanship provides an ideal opportunity for your child to develop important life skills such as character, teamwork, fairness, discipline, encouragement, resiliency, humility, and respect. Many children have trouble coping with winning and ...

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At RAACE we are fighting day in and day out to raise awareness

At RAACE we are fighting day in and day out to raise awareness

At RAACE we are fighting day in and day out to raise awareness

9/7/2017

“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.” – Phil Jackson

At RAACE we are fighting day in and day out to raise awareness and find solutions ...

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Easy Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

Easy Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

Easy Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

9/1/2017

Tasty, nutritious fresh fruits and vegetables are in readily available at this time of the year. If your son or daughter isn’t all that interested in broccoli, you’re not alone. Trying to get ...

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 Make Back-to-School Stress-Free

Make Back-to-School Stress-Free

Make Back-to-School Stress-Free

8/24/2017

The new school year is just around the corner and it’s no secret that it can be quite stressful for children and parents alike. Waking up early, meeting new teachers and students, learning new ...

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IronBirds Jersey Night

IronBirds RAACE Jersey Auction Night

8/18/2017

The Aberdeen IronBirds, Class A short-season affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, and RAACE (Race Against Abuse of Children Everywhere), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to eliminating child sexual abuse, are providing a Safe, Fun ...

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 Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource


Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource

Positive Discipline May Be Your Best Resource

8/18/2017

At times, every parent feels overwhelmed, frustrated, and on the edge of imposing reactive, harsh discipline. There’s no discussion, reasoning, or negotiation. In the end, it doesn’t work and it can often be ...

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Stay Safe in Summer Storms

Stay Safe in Summer Storms

Stay Safe in Summer Storms

8/15/2017

Summer means fun in the sun, as well as the threat of frequent storms. Thunderstorms and the associated havoc they wreak can be quite dangerous. You may be surprised to learn that flash flooding is ...

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Celebrate American Family Day

Celebrate American Family Day!

8/6/2017

Is American Family Day new to you?  It may not be a well-known holiday but it’s quite an important one. This year, American Family Day will be celebrated on Sunday, August 6th. Originated in ...

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A Laugh a Day Keeps the Doctor Awayv

A Laugh a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

8/1/2017

When was the last time you laughed out loud? Hopefully you’re among the fortunate ones who have enjoyed the delights of laughing recently – and the powerful health benefits that come with it. Laughter improves ...

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The Important Lessons Kids Learn from Volunteering

The Important Lessons Kids Learn from Volunteering

7/20/2017

One of the best ways children can develop compassion and necessary life skills is through volunteering.  In fact, volunteering is one of the most powerful ways kids can enrich their lives now and also prepare ...

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Frugal Family Fun 15 Summer Activities that Won’t Break the Bank

Frugal Family Fun: 15 Summer Activities that Won’t Break the Bank

7/10/2017

Despite the long, sunny days, cookouts, and fireflies that are all part of summer, there will probably come a time when your kids get bored. Not to worry! You don’t have to spend a ...

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Could My Child Be a Bully?

Could My Child Be a Bully?

6/30/2017

It can be shocking and upsetting to learn that your son or daughter has been labeled a bully. Whether the bullying is physical, verbal, or cyber in nature, if it's not stopped it can ...

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Signs Your Child is Being Bullied & What to Do About It

Signs Your Child is Being Bullied & What to Do About It

6/22/2017

There’s been a lot of media coverage recently about bullying and the acute suffering it causes. Being bullied is linked to long-term emotional problems and children without strong parental support seem to incur the ...

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Give Dad an Unforgettable Father’s Day

Give Dad an Unforgettable Father’s Day

6/15/2017

Dads are often the unsung heroes of parenting and all too often, we take them for granted. This Father’s Day, why not step away from the tie rack and try something original and thoughtful ...

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Valuable Tips for Strengthening Your Father-Son Bond

Valuable Tips for Strengthening Your Father-Son Bond

Valuable Tips for Strengthening Your Father-Son Bond

6/6/2017

Father’s Day is just around the corner so what better time to reflect on your relationship with your son or your father and discover new ways to strengthen that important bond?

Don’t underestimate ...

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