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Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Mia Jones; Teen Dating Violence

Teen Dating and Violence Summit

http://nefhealthystart.org/rep-mia-jones-holding-teen-dating-violence-summit/

This is a longer than normal blog, but the subject is very important and a Life and Death issue. The Prom season and summer months there is increased  dating by teens. Parents should be talking to their teens about Dating Safety both young man and women. Women particularly because of the increased violence and deaths of young ladies in our community.

We Remember Raines Documentary

We Remember Raines Documentary

We Remember Raines Documentary

Nonprofits partnership to offer a screening of the documentary “We Remember Raines” and host a ONE by ONE community conversation about education.

A great free event happening this Friday, May 18th at the Ritz Theatre at 6pm in the evening. Families, Alumni, the Jacksonville community is invited. Educators are encouraged to attend.

Support the Arts in Schools & Communities

Support the Arts in Schools & Communities

Support the Arts in Schools & Communities                         

by William Jackson and Cheryl Williams
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and music appreciation is in the ear of the listener. The Arts play a key role in developing talents, abilities, skills and providing a canvas for youth, teens and young adults to display their many blessings that enhance our world.

Prom 2012 II

Prom 2012 II

Prom Is Not for Booty Calls or Sexual Conquests

The facts cannot be denied or ignored about the importance of parents talking to their children before the Prom.
As Proms dates come closer concern is taken in clothing to shoes, hairstyle to perfume or cologne.

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hosts Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hosts Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet

Mother’s Day Brunch will, once again, be a popular spot at Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront downtown.  Each year, this special event grows in attendance, with more than 500 guests expected for 2012.  And there’s a reason for the increase – not only will mothers be treated like royalty, but raffles will be held for prizes including overnight stays, dinners for two and complimentary brunches.

Suicide Is Not An Option to Bullying

Suicide Is Not An Option to Bullying

Suicide Is Not An Option to Bullying

Once again a young life hangs in the balance, a life not truly begun. A young man presumably attempting to take his life because of the actions of others. The inhumanity and violation of human rights in the actions of Bullying.