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Banking Safety

Banking Safety

Nonprofits are on constant lookout for funding, and INOBTR is no different. But, early this week I attended a Grant meeting at Wells Fargo Gives. In the course of learning how to apply for a grant, I also found out that Wells Fargo is the THIRD most...
Social Media and Mental Health

Social Media and Mental Health

There is a lot of talk these days about Mental Health – a once taboo subject in polite company. But burying our heads in the sand or ignoring the fact that GOOD mental health plays an important role in our daily success should not be taboo.  Awareness...
When an App Gets a Bad Name

When an App Gets a Bad Name

In an effort to stay as current as possible, I subscribe to a lot of websites and newsletters from other experts. One great site is cyberwise – I love their tag line “No Grownup Left Behind”! They ran an article this week, originally written...
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

One of the most important organizations in Missouri is Missouri Kids First. Since April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, we wanted to highlight the important work that they do and urge you to support them. Here’s info from their current newsletter. April...
Bullying Resources

Bullying Resources

Bullying is a real problem and we adults are not holding up our end of the deal. We are supposed to be role models for our children and yet we bully our co-workers, our friends on social media, our politicians and government leaders, and the guy...
Living the Girl Scout Law

Living the Girl Scout Law

Are you buying new electronics for the children in your life this holiday season? Are you discussing how they will use those devices safely? I had the privilege of spending time with the Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri Juliettes and Troops 1435,...
#GivingTuesday – won’t you give?

#GivingTuesday – won’t you give?

Whew – it’s been a hectic couple of days! …all the preparation for the Thanksgiving meal, whether that included travel or cleaning house, choosing to ignore Black Friday madness or jump into the fray, and prepping for Cyber Monday – Now people...
10 Ways to Observe Internet Safety Month

10 Ways to Observe Internet Safety Month

The way we take our technology every where we go and on smaller and smaller devices makes it all that more important to observe Internet Safety Month. it’s June, the kids are out of school with more time on their hands, we’re traveling...
Protect Your Kids

Protect Your Kids

In my daily work, I do a lot of research trying to keep up with what’s going on in this technology-fueled world. The other day I read that according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, there are currently 391 missing children in our state....
What You Can Do on Missing Children’s Day

What You Can Do on Missing Children’s Day

From the NATIONAL CENTER FOR MISSING AND EXPLOITED CHILDREN (NCMEC): Four Ways you can take part in Missing Children’s Day 2015: ONE: SHARE A POSTER On National Missing Children’s Day this year, can you take a moment to share the poster of...

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