Category: children

An investment bank that lost 66 employees on 9/11 paid the…

An investment bank that lost 66 employees on 9/11 paid the college fees of 54 children of their fallen co-workers.

A teacher in South Carolina started a ‘Gentleman’s…

A teacher in South Carolina started a ‘Gentleman’s Club’ for more than 60 at-risk children to teach them important life lessons and social skills and support them so that they would grow up to become successful adults. He even provides donated jackets and ties to students who cannot afford them.

Running back, Joe Delaney, who could not swim, died attempting…

Running back, Joe Delaney, who could not swim, died attempting to save three children from drowning.

Delaney had a lifelong history of helping others, and once paid for the funeral of a former teacher whose family could not afford a proper service.

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Disney quietly cut ties with McDonald’s in 2006 so as not…

Disney quietly cut ties with McDonald’s in 2006 so as not to be associated with childhood obesity.

Every night in Providence, RI, skyscrapers, tugboats, hotels,…

Every night in Providence, RI, skyscrapers, tugboats, hotels, and police cars flash and blink their lights on and off at 8:30 to tell kids at children’s hospitals good night.

A school in Poland is named after an Indian Maharaja, in honour…

A school in Poland is named after an Indian Maharaja, in honour of him providing shelter and free education to hundreds of Polish women and children after they had to escape Poland due to the World War 2.

In 1901, California passed a state law  making it unlawful to…

In 1901, California passed a state law  making it unlawful to assign homework to any child under the age of 15. source

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Smart children are more likely to become heavy drinkers….

Smart children are more likely to become heavy drinkers. source

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Children get more satisfaction from relationships with their…

Children get more satisfaction from relationships with their pets than with siblings. source

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In a study following the lives of more than 10,000 kids for 10…

In a study following the lives of more than 10,000 kids for 10 years, video games had no negative effects on the children. source

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