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Fun with Mom on Mothers Day

Fun with Mom on Mothers Day
 
Atlanta, GA – May 11th - 12th, 2013 – In addition to many Atlanta restaurants giving discounts, deals, and even free meals for Mother's Day, wouldn't you like to take your mother out to enjoy family events in Atlanta? Local businesses are highly encouraged to advertise and special offers are being made available and affordable to advertise on the CleanFreeFun website as well.

Fulton County Health and Human Services answers call to action to reduce health disparities

Fulton County Health and Human Services answers call to action to reduce health disparities

ATLANTA -- April is National Minority Health Month. This year’s theme, “Health Equity Can’t Wait: Act Now in Your CommUNITY!”, is a call to action and unity for the nation to get involved and invested in reducing health disparities.  Since 2009, Fulton County Health and Human Services has been providing integrated services to residents in an effort to address health disparities and assist them with living healthier lifestyles.

“Fulton County continues to address health disparities that affect some of our communities more than others,” states Patrice A. Harris, MD, Director of Fulton County Health Services. “Everyone has a stake in community health; we have to work together to find solutions.”

Jasmine Guy takes her campaign against child sex trafficking to Georgia Perimeter College

Jasmine Guy takes her campaign against child sex trafficking to Georgia Perimeter College

On the heels of a successful campaign launch for "I Am Not Yours!"- a campaign committed to taking a stand against child sexual exploitation, Jasmine Guy has been making her case in national media with the likes of 

Safe Kids Fulton County celebrates 20 years

Safe Kids Fulton County celebrates 20 years

ATLANTA -- Area residents are invited to join the Safe Kids Fulton County Coalition to celebrate 20 years of service to help keep kids safe.

The special event is scheduled for Thursday, March 29  from 10:00 am -12:00 pm at The Villages at Carver Family YMCA located at 1600 Pryor Street, SE. They will recognize current members and partners dedicated to saving kids’ lives by developing and conducting programs that reduce or eliminate preventable, unintentional injuries and deaths.

The coalition targets the four most common areas of unintentional injuries through education and awareness:

  • Traffic Injuries (passenger, pedestrian, bicycle)
  • Fires and Burns
  • Drowning and near drowning
  • Poison Prevention

For more information about Safe Kids Fulton County and the celebration, call 404.613.3671

‘Get Hoppin’ at Phipps Plaza this Easter

‘Get Hoppin’ at Phipps Plaza this Easter

ATLANTA -- For one week only, families can enjoy fun activities from Pink Pastry Parlor and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta

Phipps Plaza, the Southeast’s premier shopping destination, is hosting a variety of one-of-a-kind activities this Easter season. Along with Pink Pastry Parlor and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta, the mall will offer families the chance to participate in both traditional and unique seasonal events that can only be found exclusively at Phipps Plaza.

Governor's Mansion to host Easter egg hunt

Governor's Mansion to host Easter egg hunt

ATLANTA -- Families looking for a place to hunt Easter eggs can set their sights on the Governor's Mansion.

First lady Sandra Deal will host the state's 11th annual Easter egg hunt at the Buckhead mansion on Mar. 23. The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon.

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Anyone wishing to attend is asked to RSVP to kashworth@georgia.gov.

The governor's office says that only email reservations will be accepted, and they must include the names and number of children wanting to hunt eggs, the names and number of adults who would come with the children, and a contract telephone number.

Families are asked to bring a stuffed animal or book for charity.

LEGOLAND Discovery Center celebrates 1st birthday

LEGOLAND Discovery Center celebrates 1st birthday

ATLANTA -- After a year of successful builds, memorable events and new adventures, LEGOLAND Discovery Center is ready to celebrate its first birthday with an all-out LEGO-filled bash! The attraction is doing it big with a whole week devoted to the celebration, March 16-23. Area LEGO lovers are invited to join LEGOLAND Discovery Center for a week of themed builds, giveaways, mini birthday activities, crafts and fun visits with the attraction’s mascot, Bertie.