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Sep 19, 2014, 16:38 ET

La campagne Tackle Ebola de Paul G. Allen noue deux nouveaux partenariats dans le cadre de ses efforts visant à combattre l'épidémie d'Ebola

-- Le soutien procurera des services bien nécessaires pour les travailleurs médicaux œuvrant à combattre la pire...

Sep 18, 2014, 15:46 ET
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FRC Joins Capitol Hill News Conference in Urging HHS, Congress to Act Following GAO Report on Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Today, Arina Grossu, Family Research Council's Director of the Center for Human Dignity spoke at a news conference in support of the "No Taxpayer...

Sep 18, 2014, 15:04 ET

Paul G. Allen's Tackle Ebola Campaign Adds Two Partnerships to its Efforts to Contain Ebola

Philanthropist Paul G. Allen today announced two additional partnerships with Medical Teams International and Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans...

Sep 18, 2014, 12:45 ET

FRC Action Announces Governor Sarah Palin to Speak at Values Voter Summit

FRC Action is pleased to announce that Governor Sarah Palin is confirmed to speak at this year's Values Voter Summit. Along with the Governor,...

Sep 18, 2014, 12:11 ET

The Francois Family of Companies Celebrates 75th Anniversary

The Francois Family of Companies is thrilled to be celebrating their 75th Anniversary this October. Both Francois Oil and Francois Ford have...

Sep 18, 2014, 06:00 ET

Annual Survey Reveals More Parents Admit They Struggle Helping Their Kids with Homework

From the periodic table to algebraic functions, kids nationwide are back to hitting the books, and many are taking their parents along with them....

Sep 17, 2014, 19:00 ET

How Thousands of Bookmarks Are Going to Improve Global Literacy

The Bezos Family Foundation, Save the Children and Global Nomads Group announce the launch of the Students Rebuild Literacy Challenge to give...

Sep 17, 2014, 10:14 ET

Our Community Our Kids Puts Foster Care Improvements In Motion For Children In Seven North Texas Counties

 After more than three years of study and preparation, Our Community Our Kids, a division of ACH Child and Family Services, takes charge of the...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:44 ET

ABC Family, LLC Announces New Website

 ABC Family, LLC has launched a new website today, making it easier for people to find a great place to live in the Sarasota, Florida and...

Sep 16, 2014, 16:25 ET

Paul G. Allen soutient deux initiatives dans la lutte contre le virus d'Ebola

-- Les efforts s'inscrivent dans une campagne humanitaire à grande échelle « Tackle Ebola »  -- Les...

Sep 16, 2014, 13:33 ET

Paul G. Allen unterstützt zwei neue Initiativen im Kampf gegen das Ebola-Virus

-- Bemühungen sind Bestandteil der umfangreichen Hilfsaktion „Tackle Ebola"  -- Durch die Initiativen werden 50.000...

Sep 16, 2014, 12:34 ET
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FRC Calls on Senate to Pass No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Act, Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act

Today the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report confirming what the Family Research Council (FRC) has been saying all...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:00 ET

Southwest Orlando's first Family Health Festival presented by Florida Hospital on Saturday, October 4

 Florida Hospital Winter Garden and Florida Hospital for Children present the first annual Family Health Festival, free to all residents of...

Sep 16, 2014, 08:02 ET

Paul G. Allen respalda dos nuevas iniciativas en la lucha contra el virus del Ébola

- Los esfuerzos son parte de la campaña completa de ayuda "Tackle Ebola" - Las iniciativas proporcionarán 50.000 kits de salud a las...

Sep 16, 2014, 07:14 ET

Paul G. Allen respalda dos nuevas iniciativas en la lucha contra el virus del Ébola

-- Los esfuerzos son parte de la campaña integral de asistencia "Tackle Ebola"   -- Las iniciativas proveerán 50.000 paquetes...

Sep 15, 2014, 20:03 ET

Paul G. Allen apoia duas novas iniciativas na luta contra o vírus ebola

O filantropo Paul G. Allen anunciou hoje duas novas iniciativas que fazem parte de uma ampla campanha de socorro, para fornecer recursos e apoio...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:26 ET

Paul G. Allen Backs Two New Initiatives in the Fight Against the Ebola Virus

 Philanthropist Paul G. Allen announced today two new initiatives as part of a comprehensive relief campaign to provide resources and support...

Sep 13, 2014, 13:18 ET
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UPDATED: Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Tony Perkins, Dr. Mark Harris, E.W. Jackson, Penny Nance to Hold Charlotte News Conference to Preview Star Spangled Sunday Live Simulcast

Tomorrow, Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dr. Mark Harris,...

Sep 12, 2014, 09:33 ET
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Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Tony Perkins, Dr. Mark Harris to Hold Charlotte News Conference to Preview Star Spangled Sunday Live Simulcast

 On Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Dr. Mark Harris will...

Sep 12, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Families Fighting Flu and Healthy Schools LLC "Teach Flu a Lesson"

Influenza is a highly-contagious and serious disease, particularly for children. Each year, more than 20,000 children are hospitalized and on...