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00:30 ET Ranked No. 6 overall and No. 1 for newborn care, Children's National named to U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals top 10 list for third year

Children's National in Washington, D.C., was ranked No. 6 nationally in the U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals annual rankings for 2019-20. Its...


00:05 ET HSS Lerner Children's Pavilion Named Best Hospital for Pediatric Orthopedics

Hospital for Special Surgery's (HSS) Lerner Children's Pavilion continues to earn national recognition as a leader in pediatric orthopedics, ranking...


00:01 ET U.S. News & World Report Announces the 2019-2020 Best Children's Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in hospital rankings, today released the 2019-20 Best Children's Hospitals rankings to help families...


00:01 ET Boston Children's Hospital ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for sixth year in a row

Boston Children's Hospital is the number one pediatric hospital in the nation for the sixth year in a row according to U.S. News & World Report's...


Jun 17, 2019, 16:00 ET American Diabetes Association® Celebrates 70 Years of Fun, Educational Camps for Children

For 70 years, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) has hosted summer camps for children and teens with type 1 diabetes. In 2019 nearly 7,000...


Jun 17, 2019, 14:12 ET NCCI Annual Issues Symposium 2019 Golf Tournament Raises $30,000 to Support Kids' Chance

The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) is pleased to announce that its Annual Issues Symposium (AIS) 2019 golf tournament raised...


Jun 17, 2019, 12:02 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Dell Children's Medical Center With $100,000 Hyundai Impact Award Grant To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope On Wheels® (HHOW), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported by Hyundai and its U.S. dealers, announces a $100,000 Hyundai Impact...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Bayer Launches Blue Ribbon Beekeepers, Announces Feed a Bee Grants to Celebrate National Pollinator Week

The Bayer Bee Care Program is celebrating National Pollinator Week by honoring those who are working hard to support bees and other pollinators...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Firefly Aerospace Provides a DREAM Payload Opportunity

The quest for space travel inspires STEM interest like no other endeavor. Firefly has promoted that interest by opening its doors to youth though...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:17 ET Sunburn Alert® Partners With Disney Junior UK To Help Kids Stay Safe in The Sun

Sunburn Alert®, the creators of the popular wearable sunscreen reminder body-stickers and wristbands, has partnered with Disney Junior UK for a Sun...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:02 ET Ayesha Curry of ABC's 'Family Food Fight' and No Kid Hungry Launch Share Summer Campaign to Connect More Kids to Free Summer Meals

Share Summer is a signature platform developed by No Kid Hungry, a national campaign to end childhood hunger in America, to bring awareness and...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:00 ET CVS Health Announces Aggressive New Plans to Combat the Significant Rise in E-Cigarette Use Among Youth

Given the significant increase in the number of teens using e-cigarettes, CVS Health today announced that it and its charitable foundations will...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:00 ET Children's Dental Health Celebrates Continued Growth & Second Wilmington, DE Office

On Saturday, June 1st, Children's Dental Health celebrated the official grand opening of its first Wilmington, Delaware office at 3301 Lancaster...


Jun 17, 2019, 06:30 ET American Academy of Pediatrics Releases Policy Statement on Creating a Healthy and Safe Camp Experience

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released a policy statement today with recommendations for a healthy and safe summer at camp. The statement...


Jun 17, 2019, 03:00 ET U.S. Child Population Grows and Changes: 74 Million Kids to Shape Future of More Diverse America

The Annie E. Casey Foundation today urged policymakers to prioritize policies that would expand opportunity for America's 74 million children, noting ...


Jun 17, 2019, 03:00 ET La población infantil de EE.UU. crece y cambia: 74 millones de niños para dar forma al futuro de una América más diversa

La Fundación Annie E. Casey instó hoy a los formuladores de políticas a priorizar las políticas que ampliarían las oportunidades para los 74 millones ...


Jun 14, 2019, 16:00 ET Responsive Classroom Four-Day Institutes Heat Up Around the Globe

Responsive Classroom® is a student-centered, social and emotional approach to teaching and discipline. It is comprised of a set of research and...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:57 ET Genesis Motor America Announces A $250,000 Grant To BRIC In Brooklyn, NY To Support Youth Arts Education

Genesis Motor America announces today it will award a grant in the amount of $250,000 to BRIC, a non-profit organization, based in Brooklyn, New York....


Jun 14, 2019, 08:00 ET Compassion International Announces New General Counsel

Following an extensive six-month search, Compassion International has named Robert L. Hawkins, Jr., Esq. as the organization's new general counsel...


Jun 14, 2019, 06:00 ET Minnesota Vikings Foundation "Vikings Table" Food Truck Built by Winnebago Industries

This summer children experiencing food insecurity in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region could access a meal from a new food truck supported by The...


Jun 13, 2019, 19:12 ET News-O-Matic to Offer News Service for Kids in Amazon FreeTime Unlimited on Alexa

"Alexa, what's the news today?" Now kids across America will get an answer. Starting this summer, children using Amazon FreeTime Unlimited on Alexa...


Jun 13, 2019, 16:13 ET Still Time to Register for Army and Navy Academy's Leadership and Recreation Summer Camps

There is still time for middle and high school age boys and girls to learn leadership and teamwork principles firsthand, as well as enjoy fun-filled...


Jun 13, 2019, 15:37 ET Alicia Kozakiewicz Joins the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children

The International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children announced today that Alicia "Kozak" Kozakiewicz will officially join its team, as the...


Jun 13, 2019, 14:05 ET MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach Receives Transformational Gift to Name Children's Village in Honor of the Late Cherese Mari Laulhere

The Cherese Mari Laulhere Foundation recently made a transformational gift to name and provide program support for the future Children's Village at...


Jun 13, 2019, 13:37 ET CHOP Cares Grant Program Celebrates Five Years, Announces Expansion

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) today marked the five year anniversary of its CHOP Cares Grant Program with an event featuring community...