Sign the pledge to save Santa Claus’s home at the North Pole

We all know Santa Claus and his elves live at the icy North Pole — but it won’t be for much longer. If the planet keeps heating ...
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    Simple solution to include more children in youth sports regardless of parents’ wealth

    Playing sports as a kid can bring a lifetime of benefits, physically, mentally, and socially. Not only is it good exercise, it gives ...
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      “Safe days” for domestic violence survivors

      Abuse from one’s partner takes a terrible toll on victims — physically, emotionally, and socially. Domestic violence, which ...
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        Get the #FamilyVote Out!

        Get ’em while they’re young. That’s the core idea behind a buzz-worthy new initiative to instill the habit of ...
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          Curb dynastic wealth with these tax ideas

          In a blockbuster scoop, The New York Times recently reported evidence that presidential nominee Donald Trump could’ve legally ...
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            A new intergenerational movement to bring the young and the aging together

            Today’s youngest will grow up experiencing a new phenomenon in human history: being alive at the same time as four to five ...
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              Hire dogs to help struggling students and promote learning

              The power of a friendly dog to comfort traumatized people is already well-known, if not to pet owners, then to those who’ve heard ...
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                These moveable “pop up” preschools for underserved communities are a hit

                High-quality preschool helps ensure that young children are ready to learn, academically and socially, on the first day of ...
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                  Spread the Providence model to close the 30 million “words gap” for poorer children

                  By age 3, children in impoverished households already face a stunning disparity in their language development compared to children with ...
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                    A different way to police: catch kids doing good and give “positive tickets”

                    Police officers typically show up in kids’ lives after they or someone they know get in trouble with the law. So it was no ...
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                      Fund a Veterans Trust Fund before the war’s aftermath

                      For America’s elected leaders, the warnings of history loom over one of the most important decisions they can ever make: we must ...
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                        Shorten the work week and lengthen vacations—it’ll create jobs!

                        Spend fewer hours at work, use your paid days off, and take longer vacations — and at the same time, help put other Americans back to ...
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                          Spread Project Fatherhood to more of America’s toughest communities

                          If you don’t have the experience of growing up with a father involved in your life, what do you draw on to be a good father and ...
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                            Amazing things happen when we put preschools and nursing homes together

                            The Intergenerational Learning Center in Seattle is unlike any preschool or senior living facility that most Americans have seen, ...
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                              Bring Finland’s baby starter box to America

                              Here’s how we can help ensure that all children in America get a strong and equal start in life, no matter the wealth of the ...
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                                Create a new American tradition: Vote At The Dinner Table Day

                                We already have a National Voter Registration Day in America. In the same spirit, it’s time to establish a National Vote ...
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                                  The God Parents Project

                                  Let’s shift the paradigm and encourage people to choose god-parenthood or secondary parenthood instead of becoming parents.  The ...
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