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Jan 27, 2015, 07:00 ET

Join Easter Seals Thrive for an Interactive Twitter Chat About the Representation of Disabilities in Mass Media

WHAT       Easter Seals Thrive, a community based mentorship program that empowers young women with...

Jan 21, 2015, 10:39 ET
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DirectEmployers Forms New Alliance with Easter Seals, Further Encouraging Disability and Veteran Hiring Initiatives

DirectEmployers Association, the leading nonprofit provider and OFCCP compliance solution and recruitment marketing tools, is continuing to bridge...

Jan 06, 2015, 10:19 ET

Friendly's Ice Cream, LLC Announces 34th Annual 'Cones for Kids' Campaign for Easter Seals

This week, Friendly's Ice Cream, LLC launches its 34th annual 'Cones for Kids' campaign. The Valentine's Day fundraiser will benefit 19 Easter...

Dec 03, 2014, 07:15 ET

Canada's award-winning Access 2 Program celebrates major milestone on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Easter Seals announces its first National Ambassador who will be the 60,000 person to receive the Access 2 Card TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - On...

Nov 19, 2014, 07:00 ET

Easter Seals Expands Mentorship Program for Young Women with Disabilities to Digital Audiences

 Easter Seals is bringing young women with disabilities together through the national expansion of the Thrive program.  Women across the...

Nov 10, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Tune in to Hallmark Channel's "Home and Family Veteran's Week" This Week for a Must-see Military Caregiving Series Spotlighting the work of Easter Seals and Elizabeth Dole Foundation

Easter Seals and Caring for Military Families: The Elizabeth Dole Foundation have created a three-part series for Hallmark "Home and Family" geared...

Jul 02, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Easter Seals Awards State Elected Officials with 2014 Outstanding Advocate Awards

Easter Seals recently honored select state government members with its 2014 Outstanding Advocate Award during its recent Advocacy Summit Awards...

Jun 02, 2014, 05:30 ET
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Cookies for a Cause - Sweet Tomatoes & Souplantation Restaurants Host Annual Cookie Fundraiser to Benefit Easter Seals Services for Children and Adults with Disabilities

Sweet Tomatoes & Souplantation restaurants have kicked off their companywide cookie fundraiser for Easter Seals! Now through June 30, Sweet...

May 01, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Easter Seals Dixon Center Releases Second PSA in Series for National Military Appreciation Month

Today, Easter Seals Dixon Center releases its second Public Service Announcement (PSA), part of a series created to use light humor to...

Apr 09, 2014, 15:59 ET
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Easter Seals and CVS Caremark Celebrate Week of the Young Child(™)

The Week of the Young Child, sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), aims to focus public attention on...

Apr 07, 2014, 05:30 ET
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Friendly's Announces 33rd Annual Campaign for Easter Seals

Friendly's Ice Cream, LLC launches its 33rd annual promotion for Easter Seals. The April fundraiser will benefit Easter Seals Camp Friendly's...

Mar 31, 2014, 07:00 ET
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CVS Caremark Marks Ninth Year as National Premier Sponsor of Easter Seals' Walk With Me Event

 CVS Caremark will be the National Premier Sponsor of Easter Seals Walk With Me in 2014 – its ninth straight year. Demonstrating its...

Jan 09, 2014, 13:00 ET

BridgingApps Announced as a Winner in Verizon Powerful Answers Award for Education

Prizes for the most innovative solutions in healthcare, education and sustainability announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas....

Dec 20, 2013, 17:10 ET
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Easter Seals New York Provides Toys and Cheer This Holiday Season Thanks to The N.Y.S Fraternal Order of Police, Laffey Fine Homes and More!

Companies Throughout the Metro New York Area Collect Toys and Food For the Children and Families in the Easter Seals New York Community On...

Nov 11, 2013, 18:18 ET
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Easter Seals Launches PSA Campaign To Honor Veterans and Direct Them to Easter Seals Services

Written, Produced and Directed by a Post 9/11 Veteran, with All-Star Veteran Cast And Crew, Spots Use Light Humor to Challenge the Public's...

Oct 28, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Easter Seals Elects Century 21 Real Estate LLC CEO Rick Davidson as Chairman of the Non-Profit Organization's Board of Directors

Richard W. "Rick" Davidson was elected as Chairman of the Easter Seals International Board of Directors on Saturday, October 26th. The CENTURY...

Oct 28, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Easter Seals Elects Emmy Award-Winning Journalist and ABC News Correspondent Mike Boettcher to the Non-Profit Organization's International Board of Directors

Boettcher's election and new military film fitting for upcoming Veterans Day commemorations  Easter Seals elected Mike Boettcher as its...

Oct 20, 2013, 10:01 ET
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NBC's Mike Adamle Hosts Easter Seals Fundraising Walk Event To Benefit Families Living With Autism and Other Disabilities

Chicago sports anchor kicks off the nonprofit's Chicagoland Walk With Me event Easter Seals and NBC sports anchor and former Chicago Bears...

Sep 30, 2013, 13:27 ET

Easter Seals Coastal Fairfield County To Close Camp Hemlocks

Easter Seals Coastal Fairfield County (CFC) will close Camp Hemlocks in Hebron later this Fall. The organization's decision to close the camp was...

Sep 25, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Easter Seals Releases "Welcome Home" Video Supporting the Return of Veterans with Hollywood's Help

Emmy nominees applaud Easter Seals' services to military families and deliver a message of their own  Easter Seals, a disability services...