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Stock Up on Green Light Bulbs for National Runaway Prevention Month

October 13, 2010

From the Empire State Building to the streets of Chicago and across the country, buildings and front porches will glow green this November as part of the National Runaway Switchboard’s Green Light Project. 

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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 1, 2010

NCFY recommends a number of ways to observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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The Administration for Children and Families Wants YOU to Be Grant Reviewer

September 9, 2010

As a reviewer, you’ll gain knowledge about the federal grant award process and grant application requirements—which can help you develop proposals for projects in your community.

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New Federal Strategy Seeks to End Family, Child and Youth Homelessness in 10 Years

June 22, 2010

Among the plan’s four overarching goals is preventing and ending homelessness for families, youth and children in 10 years.


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