Tag: Community

Community Food Distribution Event to be held on Eastside of San Antonio

IDEA Public Schools, San Antonio Food Bank, Harvey E. Najim and The Downtown Rotary Club partner to help feed San Antonio community. San Antonio, Texas (May 26, 2020) – On Saturday, May 30, IDEA Najim and the San Antonio Food Bank will host a community food distribution event in partnership with Harvey E. Najim and the ...

David Mzee walks record 467m in Wings for Life World Run

In 2010, David Mzee injured his spinal cord and was left paralysed. But thanks to Professor Grégoire Courtine‘s ground-breaking clinical study, he learned to walk again. Last year, he’d already crossed the start line of the Wings for Life World Run charity run and inspired thousands by covering an astonishing 390m. This Sunday, on May 3, ...

Inspiring drift racer blazes a global trail

Drift racing star Noor Daoud has broken down numerous barriers in her life and in 2017 revealed how she confounded Arab society’s expectations and spoke of her passion to promote the sport. Here’s all you need to know: – Daoud launched her motorsport career in 2009 when she took part in a speed test, graduating ...

Teachers and Students Find Purpose Through Leadership Programs

(StatePoint) Many teachers are drawn to education for the opportunity to make a difference in their students’ lives. However, when faced with guiding students through trying times in order to meet their big goals, teachers need resources that strengthen social and emotional skills. At Port Chester Middle School in Port Chester, NY, teacher Allison Silverman ...

3 Technologies to Help You Feel Connected to Far Away Loved Ones

(StatePoint) When it’s not possible to be near loved ones, being connected becomes more important. Here are three technologies to feel closer to friends and family, wherever they may be: Stream in Sync Streaming services like Netflix are introducing new features allowing users to watch programming in sync with their friends. Whether it’s the latest ...

Coping With Stress During Uncertain Times

(StatePoint) Stress is an important and natural stimulant that compels us to adapt to a new environment or lifestyle change. It causes a physiological response that helps us either flee or fight the threat or stressor. But spending too much time on high alert can have damaging health effects. Prolonged, unwanted and unmanageable stresses like ...

Learning at Home: 5 Tips for Teaching Children Financial Literacy

(StatePoint) If you have school-age children, you are probably one of the many parents facing the challenge of educating your kids at home. While there are countless learning options available—from virtual music classes to videos about zoo animals—financial literacy is one important subject that should not be overlooked. Teaching your children financial literacy gives them ...

The Ferrari Kid Toy Drive Concert in Helotes, TX at John T. Floore Country Store

Refocused TV visits with The Ferrari Kid Organization’s Toy Drive Concert Christmas Event! About The Ferrari Kid Organization: My name is Manny Diotte, and I wanted to welcome you to The Ferrari Kid. I am a cancer survivor, speaker, author, coach and part-time kid. Speaking of kids, please take some time to look at our ...