National Nurses Week

National Nurses Week 2018 and How to Celebrate

When is National Nurses Week 2018? National Nurses Week 2018 begins with National Nurses Day on Sunday, May 6th and culminates on Saturday, May 12th, the birthday of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale.   What is National Nurses Week? First observed in October 1954 to mark the 100th

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How to Thank Dedicated Volunteers

Why are volunteers important? Volunteers are dedicated individuals who selflessly donate their time and energy to help raise awareness for a cause, run events and fundraisers, or act as temporary chaperones and guardians for special events. Skilled volunteers are among the most important, creating high impact whether building sets and

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6 Ways to Celebrate Your Nurse Superheroes

You know how much you count on the hardworking nurses at your organization. Their lifesaving, good deeds, and dedication make them superheroes to your patients, their families, and all those who know them. A little recognition goes a long way in making staff members feel valued and respected. It shows

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Pinwheel Garden For Child Abuse Prevention

A blue pinwheel has come to be the symbol of child abuse and neglect prevention. This classic children’s toy represents wonder, hope, and happiness—things all children deserve. Pinwheels and the pinwheel garden are unique, eye-catching ways to raise awareness and show your commitment to children and your community. More and more

Book Love

8 Creative Ways to Celebrate National Reading Month

March is National Reading Month, and it’s the perfect time to highlight the importance—and fun—of reading. Plan special activities throughout the month to foster a love of reading in others that will last a lifetime. Host a book swap. Encourage children to bring in gently used books they don’t want

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10 Ways Student Planners Help Kids Succeed

We all know giving children the tools for success now can benefit them immensely down the road. Student planners help youngsters develop key organizational skills that are essential in school and in life. Learn why all students need planners to reach their greatest potential in school. How Student Planners Improve

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How to Celebrate and Recognize Your Healthcare Volunteers

Volunteers are an important part of any organization, especially within the healthcare industry. It is there where they best provide emotional support, listening ears, smiles, and much more for everyone around them, from residents to medical staff. In 1974, President Richard Nixon established National Volunteer Week as an opportunity for