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Bishop George Bloomer’s recent Barnes & Noble book signing in Durham, North Carolina, was not your run-of-the-mill literary event. Packed with fans of Bloomer’s TV show “Rejoice In The Word” (The Word Network), members of his nearby church, social media followers, and listeners of The Light 103.9FM radio, broadcasting live from the store, the event was filled […]

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Serita Jakes, author, Bible teacher and First Lady of the 30,000-member Potter’s House of Dallas, has a full schedule, but she’s not too busy for the children. On Thursday, March 9, the women’s ministry leader dropped by Clay Academy, a Dallas, Texas- based Christian private school, to motivate the children during career day. “Thank you […]

Today, youth bullying has become a major public health issue in America. Bullying, a form of youth violence, is defined as any unwanted aggressive behavior(s) by another youth or group of youths who are not siblings or current dating partners that involves an observed or perceived power imbalance and is repeated multiple times or is highly […]

National Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Day is observed annually on September 8th. Coinciding with Childhood Cancer Awareness month, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Day honors those nurses who are dedicated to providing quality nursing care for children, adolescents and young adults with cancer and blood disorders. Additionally, they provide the highest standard of physical and emotional support to […]

Aspiring to do more than build a culinary empire, Ayesha Curry is joining the campaign to end child hunger in America by teaming up with the nonprofit group No Kid Hungry. The budding chef and wife of NBA star Steph Curry has designed the spatulas for high-end retailer Williams-Sonoma. The company annually teams up with […]

National Coloring Book Day is recognized annually on August 2.  Coloring and coloring books have always been popular with children, but over the years adults have gotten more and more involved with coloring.  Adult coloring is now a huge trend and many are finding that it is not only fun but also a great way […]

Nationally syndicated radio show host and comedian Rickey Smiley speaks candidly about the struggles of single parenthood and raising five children, two of whom are daughters, in an interview with The Christian Post. The 47-year-old star of TV One’s reality show, “Rickey Smiley For Real,” opens up about the challenges he’s faced and is not […]

Article By Rebecca Johnson // EEW Magazine First Lady Michelle Obama is helping children from across the country eat better. Monday, students gathered to help her harvest the White House Kitchen Garden. After gathering nutritious fennel, turnips and kale that were turned into a delicious meal soon after, Mrs. O weighed in on the impact […]

  What better way to raise money for children in some of the poorest communities in the world than to do it while having fun? That’s precisely the goal of Red Nose Day. On May 26, 2016, Red Nose Day encourages us to don red noses, donate and get involved. By organizing fun, silly or […]

Observed annually, National Missing Children’s Day has been commemorated each year on May 25th since 1983, when it was first proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan. There was a series of high-profile missing children cases that made national headlines in the several years following the establishment of National Missing Children’s day. Six-year-old Etan Patz disappeared from his […]

EEW MAGAZINE// STANDUP Last year, national statistics reflected that only 1 in 5 African American students are reading at grade level by the 4th grade. Even more startling is that only 1 and 7 are able to perform math at grade level by the 8th grade. If success is to ensure that each child is […]

National Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day is recognized on the fourth Thursday in April each year.  This annual event is an educational program in the United States and Canada where parents take their children to work with them for one day.  It is the successor to Take Our Daughters to Work Day which, […]