Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Wigs for Kids Hair Donation event!

Would You Like a Free Haircut?
Would you be willing to donate your hair to the Wigs For Kids Organization? Wigs for Kids is a non-profit organization that makes wigs for children who have lost their hair due to medical
circumstances such as alopecia, chemotherapy, radiation, treatments etc. 

The students in Rosalyn Gault’s Cosmetology program at the TCTC will cut your hair for free. Your hair must be at least 10 inches long to donate. Hair may not be
colored, chemically treated or more than 10% gray.

On December 11 between 11:15 and 2:00, the students will perform this service for volunteers to this very worthy cause. Please call Mrs. Rosalyn Gault at 330-847-0503 ext. 1060 to schedule an appointment
Good Shepherd Community Church's Blessed Beginnings infant and toddler outreach ministry will be hosting a clothing giveaway of infants and toddler clothes. the giveaway is scheduled for Saturday, December 7th from 10 a.m. To 12 p.m.
  • 4600 Eagle Creek Road
  • Leavittsburg, Ohio 44430

Sunday, November 24, 2013

 PetSmart has selected Making Kids Count as the children's charity to receive all of the donated "Chance" and "Lucky" stuffed animals from their Niles and Poland locations! Also, thanks to Good360 for making it all possible!

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Smoke Detectors are now available in Newton Falls

Newton-Falls-Joint-Fire-District says they will have smoke detectors are available for homeowners starting November 25 at Station 2 across the street from Arbys Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Additionally, these smoke detectors can be installed by Fire Department staff upon request.

Fairhaven Movie Event

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Liberty Police Department Food Collection

9:00 A.M. – 5:00P.M.
Members of the Liberty Police Department will be collecting non-perishable food items, personal care products, and cash donations for needy families. All products will be distributed by Second Harvest Food Bank. The event will take place at Churchill Commons located at 4700 Belmont Avenue. If you cannot attend this event, donations will be accepted at the Liberty Police Department 1315 Churchill Hubbard Road Youngstown, Ohio 44505 by 11-23-2013. For questions please call the business office between 9-3 at 330-759-1511.

Friday, November 8, 2013

Pier 1 UNICEF-Card-Contest

Pier 1 Imports®/UNICEF Greeting Card Contest

Youngstown Community Thanksgiving Dinner

will be held on Thursday, November 21, 2013, from 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. at

The First Presbyterian Church
of Youngstown
corner of Wick Ave and Wood St.

Menu: Turkey will all the trimmings

Dinner is FREE and open to everyone! Live entertainment in the Church Sanctuary.

Trumbull Community Action Program Winter Crisis program

Girard residents are able to walk in the city gym

Thanksgiving Dinner in Hubbard

Thanksgiving dinner delivered to needy in Cortland

Cortland FREE Thanksgiving Dinner

Fri, November 15, 2013 @ 9:00AM

Bazetta Christian Church will be delivering a free home- cooked Thanksgiving Dinner to area homebound and/or elderly residents and those in need.

If you would like a free dinner delivered to your home on Thanksgiving Day, please call the church at 330.637.6312 Mon-Fri between 9:00am and 12:00pm by November 15 to place your order.

Smoke Detector giveaway in Howland

Tribune reports The Howland Fire Department will conduct a smoke detector program from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the main fire station, 169 Niles Cortland Road. The program is targeted for residents living in the township. One smoke detector per household will be given out with proof of residency and matching identification.

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Pills vs. Candy

Click here to take the Pills vs. Candy quiz.

The Kidding Around Blog has some suggestions on where to donate that candy

FREE -DBSA Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance support group meetings
Chapter Logo



*Donations are welcome to help cover group outreach and expenses. Look for the green bag with our logo on it, if you want to help support our mission of improving the lives of people living with mood disorders.

Dr.Pepper Scholarship

Visit Dr. to tell your one of a kind story and how you plan to make an impact on the world for your chance to compete to win up to $100,000 in tuition.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Lane Funeral Home Coats for Needy Coat Collection

CEU credits! 1.5 CEU's for registered providers of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage & Family Therapy Board. Therapeutic Riding for Seniors, presented by President Nicolette Darkangelo MSW, LISW November 21st 11:20am at Hillside Hospital. A $5 donation is requested the day of the event. Please inbox your registration.

Friday, November 1, 2013

Text Bombing?

Spy Parent explains...

One technique that cyber bullies use to torment their victims is text bombing. A text bomb is when a user sends a text 1,000 to 10,000 times in the same day. The victim of the bomb has to endure receiving the same degrading text throughout the day. 

There are multiple apps on Google Play and Itunes that will block text bombers. Here are some of our personal favorites:

Cookies & Milk with Santa Toy Drive