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Safe Kids/Safe Communities Annual Recognition Luncheon Meeting Minutes

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

The Greater Cleveland Safe Kids/Safe Communities Annual Recognition Luncheon Meeting Minutes Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Child Passenger Safety Weekend – Thank you to everyone that helped! Saturday, September 20 – we checked 102 seats! Sunday, September 21 – we checked 44 seats! International Walk to School Day – contact Mandy (mandy.nagle@uhhospitals.org) to sign up your school [...]

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Safe Kids/Safe Communities January Meeting Minutes

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Greater Cleveland Safe Kids/Safe Communities Meeting Minutes January 7, 2014   Meeting Dates and Locations March 11 – Bellfaire JCB, Shaker Heights May 6 – Cleveland Metroparks Rangers Department Headquarters July 8 – Euclid Public Library September 16 – Recognition meeting (TBD) November 11 – Parma   Old Business Annual Holiday Mocktail Party Thank you [...]

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November Safe Kids/Safe Communities Meeting Minutes

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Safe Kids/Safe Communities Meeting Minutes Tuesday, November 13     Old Business Annual Recognition Meeting – thank you to all the members that attended the Annual Recognition Meeting! Thank you all for being Volunteheroes!! Celebrate My Drive –Thanks to all those that helped promote or attended the event on September 15!Clevelandwas the top market! Congratulations [...]

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July Safe Kids/Safe Communities Meeting Minutes

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Greater Cleveland Safe Kids/Safe Communities Minutes Tuesday, July 10, 2012 Meeting Minutes Old Business Click It or Ticket – thank you for everyone that helped with enforcement, Buckle Up for Burgers and everything else! Its Ok 2 Nag – Contest that encouraged women to submit a photo of their man buckled up 47 entries worked [...]

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January Safe Kids/Safe Communities Meeting Minutes

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Safe Kids/Safe Communities Meeting Minutes Tuesday, January 10, 2012 Westlake Recreation Center   Thank you to our speaker, Kris Fleck! She talked to us about the position of Drug-Free Action Alliance and the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Association of Ohio about Marijuana as a medicine.  The Position Paper Kris discussed is enclosed.   2012 [...]

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Kohl’s Big Check Presentation to Fund the Kohl’s Safe Rides for All Kids program at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and Kohl’s Bring Families Together to Resolve to Ride Safely in 2012   Kohl’s Reaches $1 Million Milestone with $215,525 Donation to Support the Kohl’s Safe Rides for All Kids Program at UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital   This year, Greater Cleveland parents and children brought in [...]

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Responsible Party Hosting Tips

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Cleveland Metroparks Rangers and Rainbow Injury Prevention Center Staff took the Safe Communities Coalition’s Holiday Responsible Party Hosting message to Channel 3 viewers.  Here are some of their tips:   Top 10 Ways to Serve Responsibly When hosting an event where alcohol is served, take steps to keep your guests safe: 1.       First and foremost, [...]

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Browns RB Peyton Hillis Selected as FedEx Ground Player of the Week and Wins for our Safe Kids Coalition!

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Big thanks to all that voted for Browns running back, Peyton Hillis, for FedEx Ground Player of the week! Because of all your votes of support, our Safe Kids Coalition won $2,000! Thanks for your help in winning this honor from FedEx! This is becoming a regular happening!  We are asking you once again this [...]

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Browns RB Peyton Hillis Candidate for FedEx Air & Ground NFL Player of the Week Honors our Greater Cleveland Safe Kids

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis’ great performance on Sunday put our Greater Cleveland Safe Kids Coalition into the running for a $2000 donation from Fed Ex this week!!! Peyton is a finalist for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week.  Please help our Safe Kids Coalition gain the $2,000 donation by logging onto NFL.com/FedEx [...]

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Use It or Lose It PSA airs

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

The PSA created by students at Bedford High School in Bedford, Ohio has begun airing this summer on select cable television channels.  The original video won first place in the annual Use It or Lose It contest sponsored by Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and Kohl’s Department store.  View the video below:

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