Source: Social Media Fuels Bullying
With Red Ribbon Week just around the corner, you may be wondering what great project your Youth Action Team or organization can do.
You can request a Red Ribbon Week Proclamation for your community!
A proclamation is an official designation of an event. Proclamations are a very good way to educate the public about a specific issue and bring attention to a cause. A proclamation is an effective tool for gaining public recognition of your event because it carries the full support of a key government official in your state or community.
Just follow these 5 steps:
*Make sure you start the process several weeks ahead of the event.
STEP 1: Contact the State or Local Government Office
Governors, county executives, mayors, state legislatures, municipalities, counties, cities or towns can issue proclamations. For city proclamations, a mayor, city manager or city marshal may be the person to sign. For…
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Over the course of the month, Marvel will be releasing special Variant Covers of select comic books to show support for National Bullying Prevention Month. The special editions will be available exclusively at Comic Book Stores and will include popular characters such as The Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America.
“The center of Marvel’s storytelling history is the eternal struggle between good and evil, with many of its greatest super heroes having to contend with – and rise above – bullying, in all its forms,” said Axel Alonso, Editor in Chief of Marvel Comics. “We hope that all our fans take a moment this month to educate themselves on the need to stop bullying among our youth.”
The following comic books, on-sale in October, will feature special variant covers:
- ROCKET RACCOON #4
- GUARDIANS OF THE…
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Recently came across a great image created by Cooneyconway.com that shows costs for bike sharing (which San Diego does not yet have) but also has great tips for safety. The infograph shows simple safety tips for cyclists and drivers, great information that can help both.
But if you are reading this article, and you are living in a city that offers Bike Sharing, make sure you follow these simple safety tips!!