October 2, 2015

New Knock-Knock Joke Books Help Fund Child Medical Grants for Families in Need

*This is a sponsored post with some great news we wanted to share with readers! Happy #WorldSmileDay!  To celebrate, we thought we’d share some news to make you smile. UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) has just come out with two new books of knock-knock jokes, thanks to the help of children nationwide. Full of jokes, and 500 riddles written by children, the proceeds from the book will help fun child medical grants

Build a Firetruck at Home Depot Kids Workshop

Saturday October 3rd, 2015 All Home Depot Locations Get hands-on for Fire Safety Month by building a free fire truck Start the conversation with your kids about fire safety FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12 All kid get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to

Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Optimum is hosting an essay contest for middle and high school students. Details are below: Essay Topic:  Name a Latino, past or present, with whom you would choose to spend a day and explain why. Deadline is November 2, 2015 Enter in the Middle School or High School Category – write an essay of 500 words or less. Grand Prize:  $2,500 Scholarship First Prize: 

Pick Up a Free Tree This Weekend

From NYRP: Fall tree giveaways officially kick-off this Saturday. Fall is the best time of year to plant trees – cooler temperatures and more rain create an ideal environment for roots to grow, settle in and stretch out. Plus, you’ll be #makinghistory as this is the final tree giveaway season of MillionTreesNYC – your tree is helping us accomplish this goal! Pick up your free tree at one of our