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Blue Background White Words Graphic: What's Your Resolution (crossed out) Word?
Do you make New Year’s Resolutions? Do they work for you?  We have something different for you to try this year. A word to live by for 2022.
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Graphic of GivingTuesday logo plus The Blue Rose Foundation logo equals a rose with the GivingTuesday logo as the leaf and The Blue Rose Foundation logo as pink flower top
“It started in 2012 by the 92nd Street Y, a New York City nonprofit organization dating back to 1874, as part of a partnership with the United Nations Foundation. In an interview with NPR during its inaugural year, United Nations Foundation President and CEO Kathy Calvin said the event was started to help people rethink...
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Old Adobe School Building with Rainbow behind it
Our absolute favorite thing about the work we do is getting to know more about the schools that receive The Blue Rose Foundation grants. This month, we were fortunate to get an update from Michaela Murray, Director of The Old Adobe School (OAS) in Sonoma, California. OAS was the first grant recipient school, the spark,...
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Let's send everyone back to school graphic with "back to school" written on chalkboard - Together with The Blue Rose Foundation and Logo below.
It’s here! Back to school…in person! The transition of going to school for the first time or going back to school after our Covid break can be a challenge for anyone. But it is especially challenging for a child who has never been in school!  However, we are excited to have the chance to have...
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Two small boys running away from camera as if racing
Imagine two little boys, Tommy and Jimmy. Tommy receives a preschool scholarship, but unfortunately, Jimmy doesn’t. To find out what happens…
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Linda Arnold Musician with daughter and grandchild on stage about to sing
In our quest to learn more about how music benefits children we were fortunate to have musician Linda Arnold, an early proponent for getting children involved with music, join us for a Q&A.
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2021 Tax Day postponed - Picture of May Calendar with Tax Day written on May 17th and part of 1040 Federal Income Tax form
In case you haven’t already heard, you’re in for a bit of good news, the IRS pushed back Tax Day to May 17th for 2021! In celebration (let’s hear it for Silver Linings!), here are 3 great reasons to donate to your favorite charity.
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Two smiling girls playing clapping game with blurry kids in background
Many of us have seen the heart wrenching images and stories of children asylum seekers around the world. PILAglobal is addressing a critical part of this issue, here and abroad, – focusing on early childhood development and education. An issue, as you know, that is near and dear to our hearts.
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Family siting on floor with child on mother's lap looking at a bookReading to Your Kids Offers Many Benefits
Reading opens up the whole world to a young reader. As March is National Reading Month, here are some of the benefits that come from reading to your kids.
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Author Ginger Wadsworth reading reading "Born to Draw Comics" outside
This Valentine’s Day, The Blue Rose Foundation is featuring a favorite author, Ginger Wadsworth. Mrs. Wadsworth’s most recent book is Born to Draw Comics, The Story of Charles Schulz and the Creation of Peanuts illustrated by Craig Orback.
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