Each student and staff member brings to the New York City public school community the richness of our City’s cultural diversity and the desire for respect.
The NYC DOE is committed to maintaining a safe and supportive learning environment that is free from harassment, intimidation and/or bullying and from discrimination based on actual or perceived race, color, citizen-ship/immigration status, religion, creed, national origin, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, or weight.
The NYC DOE launched the citywide Respect For All program in 2007 to … [Continue reading...]
Friend of Dalai Lama and Healer for All
Gaia Holistic Inc is a Not-for Profit Public Foundation under 501(c)(3), approved by the United State Federal Government. Its donations are tax deductible under the law. Gaia Holistic strives for the betterment and the happiness of all sentient beings on this planet, constantly working toward dispelling of suffering through various programs and teachings.
DR KAZUKO ONNETSU FAR INFRA-RED THERAPY AND TRAINING
Based on Ancient Japanese traditional healing coupled with modern science of Far Infra-Red, this modality helps to reduce stress and pain (shoulder ache, backache, stomach ache, headache, knee pain, joints pain, muscle pain, etc.) to improve conditions such as chronic fatigue, constipation, rheumatism, skin problems, sports injuries, … [Continue reading...]
"Kiss All The Bullies Goodbye" is the most important song I've
ever released, because the subject is a matter of life or death.
The fact is, bullied teens often commit suicide.
That's why iconic pop singer Taylor Dayne and
legendary DJ Paul Oakenfold have both joined me
in this special project.
All net proceeds from video views, song streams and downloads of
"Kiss All The Bullies Goodbye" will go to anti-bullying charities.
Peace and Love,
Recording Artist Sir Ivan Releases New Anthem and Makes $100,000 Donation in Support of Anti-Bullying Efforts
Sir Ivan - Kiss All The Bullies Goodbye [feat. Taylor Dayne] (Paul Oakenfold Original Mix)
www.SirIvan.com … [Continue reading...]
TALKS 2015-16 NBA SEASON AND A CAUSE CLOSE TO HIS HEART
NBA Hall-of-Famer Jerry West was nicknamed “Mr. Clutch” for his amazing ability to come in strong on the court when it mattered most. Now, the 14-time NBA All-Star and legendary coach and manager is hoping to win—off the court—for a cause that hits home. Jerry shares a condition with as many as 6 million Americans called atrial fibrillation, or AFib, an irregular heartbeat that puts him at one-in-three odds of having a stroke in his lifetime. Since diagnosis, he has been working closely with his doctor to start and stay on treatment to help prevent a stroke due to AFib, and is now speaking out to encourage others with AFib to do the same.
More than half of people with AFib don’t believe that they are at an increased risk of … [Continue reading...]
on September 9 at a VIP Event at the
Museum of the City of New York
-Red carpet model mania with Christy Turlington-Burns, Iman, Carol Alt, Kim Alexis, Paulina Porizkova and more!-
Who: Supermodel Beverly Johnson celebrates the launch of her acclaimed memoir.
What: Please join us in celebrating the release of The Face That Changed It All, a memoir by Supermodel Beverly Johnson that chronicles her historical rise to the top of the fashion world gracing some 500 magazine covers, including American Vogue, over the course of a near 40 year career.
Red Carpet Attendance: Clive Davis, Calvin Klein, Gayle King, Christy Turlington-Burns, Iman, Carol Alt, Kim Alexis, Paulina Porizkova, Andre Leon Talley, Cindi Leive, Peter Beard, Peter Thomas Roth, Nene Leakes, Valerie Simpson, … [Continue reading...]
Isaiah Charles Austin (born October 25, 1993) is an American basketball player who recently completed his college career for the Baylor Bears. He had been considered a first-round prospect in the 2014 NBA draft until he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome. On June 26, 2014, between the 15th and 16th picks of the 2014 draft, Commissioner Adam Silver made Austin a ceremonial pick, which fulfilled his dream of getting drafted. The crowd gave him a standing ovation as he walked up to the podium.
Thanks Jason Senders, Good News Sports Producer for suggesting this important and "life affirming" Good News Story.
Thanks to ESPN for broadcasting the draft and the NBA for doing such a honorable gesture.
Special thanks to Isaiah for inspiring so many with your positive conviction for making … [Continue reading...]
Pete Seeger Special Gathering from the Friends of the Clear Water New York City and an event tonight, May 22, 2014. A wonderful gathering of many celebrated Pete and Toshi at the Hudson Church in Greenwich Village. We are release one segment a day to coincide with Pete’s Birthday on May 3rd. When speaking to Pete he always said please don’t have a tribute for me, he was a humble, earnest man. Good News was very lucky to have our good friend and Board Member Phil Sauers www.wwrf.com introduce us to Pete to begin a long friendship. We always talked about Clean Water as Pete was the Father of Water.
Here is another up-coming event for Pete you should't miss!!!!!!!
Honoring Pete Seeger’s Vision May 22nd Thursday 6:30 - 9:30 pm Presented by NYC Friends of Clearwater With the New … [Continue reading...]
By Terri and Martin Hirsch
For the past seven years, the Manischewitz All-Star Cook-Off contest had searched the country for the tastiest and most creative kosher recipes prepared by at-home cooks. This live Cook-Off happens in front of an esteemed panel of judges consisting of food media and other culinary experts. The 2014Manischewitz All-Star Cook-Off featured top competitors from previous Cook- Off events in a head-to-head competition for a second chance to win the Grand Prize. Each finalists was invited to submit a new recipe with kosher guidelines having no more than nine ingredients including one of the Manischewitz all-natural broth flavors, (turkey, chicken reduced sodium chicken, beef or vegetable, plus one additional Manischewitz product.
Jamie Brown-Miller won the … [Continue reading...]
As Social Work Month 2014 comes to a close, we'd like to reflect on its theme of “All People Matter.” CancerCare was founded on this same belief in 1944,which is why for more than 70 years, CancerCare’s professional oncology social workers have helped anyone affected by cancer, regardless of cancer type or stage, completely free of charge. Each day, our professional oncology social workers:
Provide in-person and telephone counseling to help people manage stress and anxiety
Lead patient, caregiver and bereavement groups to help people connect with others
Help patients and their loved ones find reliable cancer information and financial resources
“In my … [Continue reading...]
The new UNESCO 2013/4 Education for All Global Monitoring Report, called “teaching and learning: achieving quality for all”
You will find the full report, its summary and factsheets by region at this following address:
Password: EFA_Qualityforall … [Continue reading...]
Dear Good News Friend’s and Members,
WE ALL love Pete Seeger. He was a hero for us. We had the chance to interview him, create shows with him, spend time at the Beacon Sloop Club, be on the Board of the Clearwater New York City division, use Pete’s songs in and his SING A LONG approach as the heart of our www.peacedayparty.org event and so much more. We have shared a clip from Mr. Brown’s wonderful production of The Power of Song that emulates what Pete is all about…. The world will only change from small groups of people and so much more. We will miss Pete dearly and will be dedicating our Peace Day Party event in 2014 to this very humble talented caring man…. A LEGEND IN OUR TIME.
Paul Sladkus and the Good News Family
Seeger's best known for songs include "Where Have … [Continue reading...]
LET'S ALL LAUGH MORE IN 2014!
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Make a difference right now, just CLICK HERE. Even a $10.00 donation will help us bring joy, comedy and hope to patients, caregivers & the underserved.
Thank you for your immediate tax-deductible support. We hope that we continue to make you proud.
Next 2014 ComedyCures' Event: Bringing Comedy to MS Patients in NYC!
COMEDYCURES® MISSIONThe ComedyCures Foundation is an award-winning 501(c)3, not-for-profit organization bringing joy, hope, laughter and … [Continue reading...]
Continuation of Book One…
ALL LOVE COMES HOME - A Promise of Truth)
AT THIS MOMENT IT’S NOT ABOUT WHO IS RIGHT, BUT WHAT IS RIGHT.
This is a tribute to the redemptive power of truth that was abandoned far too long and now this book brings it home. The author’s quest in ALL LOVE COMES HOME - Redemptive Journey of The Heart (Book Two) is a lifeline that does not only look at history and humanity with a new perspective, but moves us to take an unyielding look at ourselves as a true revelation, and if we are fortunate enough, we may touch it and be inspired not to look away from the past, but to have a place of honor in our hearts that moves the soul.
When my parents were faced with life and death situations, they met the challenges, endured, and ultimately prevailed … [Continue reading...]
for more info, go to www.wwrf.org
In Desert Hot Springs, California with a Mission Statement mandate to develop a successful Public Awareness Campaign dedicated to protecting and ensuring the fundamental right of access to safe drinking Water for All People.
On February 26, 1999 Desert Hot Springs won the coveted Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting contest 1st Place Gold Medal for the world's best tasting Municipal Tap Water.
That moment in water history was the beginning of over six years of the actual formation of WWRF into a popular non-profit foundation. WWRF worked to select exceptionally well qualified volunteer directors, officers and advisory board members. WWRF developed and is very proud to publish our website as a comprehensive one-stop source for research of any and … [Continue reading...]
where he was given and award.
Norman Milton Lear (born July 27, 1922) is an American television writer and producer who produced such 1970s sitcoms as All in the Family, Sanford and Son, One Day at a Time, The Jeffersons, Good Times and Maude. As a political activist, he founded the advocacy organization People For the American Way in 1981 and has supported First Amendment rights and progressive causes. He was also the founder of AVCO Embassy Pictures (Before it was defunct at 1986)
Lear was born in New Haven, Connecticut, the son of Jeanette (née Seicol) and Herman Lear, who worked in sales. He grew up in a Jewish home and had a Bar Mitzvah. Lear went to high school in Hartford, Connecticut and subsequently attended Emerson College in Boston, but dropped out in 1942 to … [Continue reading...]
Halloween or Hallowe'en (a contraction of "All Hallows' Evening"), also known as All Hallows' Eve, is a yearly celebration observed in a number of countries on October 31, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows (or All Saints).
Typical festive Halloween activities include trick-or-treating (also known as "guising"), attending costume parties, carving pumpkins into jack-o'-lanterns, lighting bonfires, apple bobbing, visiting haunted attractions, playing pranks, telling scary stories, and watching horror films.
According to many scholars, it was originally influenced by western European harvest festivals and festivals of the dead with possible pagan roots, particularly the Celtic Samhain. Others maintain that it originated independently of Samhain and … [Continue reading...]
Here are the details:
Date: Friday, July 13, 2012
Time: 6:30PM to very late
Where: Pete Seeger Pot Luck and Circle of Song at the Christopher Street Coffee House at St. John's Church, 83 Christopher Street between 7th Ave. and Bleecker St.
What to bring: Our Pot Luck is to Celebrate Sid, so please bring whatever you feel will be enjoyed. Food, Drinks and Merriment all will be good, remember it is dinner time!
Entertainment will occur all night long. There is a Steinway Up-right Piano. It is a friends and family affair. Also the room holds 80-100 people so it is intimate.
No mikes, no lights or as David Ippolito would say JUST US!
We hope Sid will have some books and CD's to sell there. … [Continue reading...]
ALOHA again.. "Our" Monthly 2nd Friday in Greenrwich Village is happening TONIGHT..
Wow -> This is "our" 18th consecutive month of gathering for "our" Pete Seeger Potluck & Circle of Song @ the http://www.ChristopherStreetCoffeeHouse.org
NOTE: "Thunderhearts Spirit" the all women Mohawk Native American Indian Drummers
will be opening "our" evening with a "Water Not Weapons" tribute.. They are an amazing
performance group that will be coming with alot of drums.. Also this evening will be videoed by 2 very well known videographers for an upcoming TV special.. Now that is NEAT !!
Your welcome to join "us" anytime during the evening.. It's FREE.. Doors open @ 6pm.. The Potluck & "Open Mic" Circle of Song goes all evening until at least 11pm..
Address -> 83 Christopher … [Continue reading...]