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Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, Child Abuse Prevention Month, celebrities )

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Get Blue! During April, wear a blue ribbon, symbol of child abuse prevention, as a sign of solidarity with Dancing With The Stars, American Idol, Cameron Mathison, Emily Blunt, Michael Buble, Rod Stewart, and other just plain folks who care about kids.

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Brenda P (146)
Monday March 31, 2008, 12:11 pm

Carole Sarcinello (338)
Monday March 31, 2008, 12:13 pm

Nancy, thanks for this -- and all you do for children!

Teresa F (395)
Monday March 31, 2008, 12:26 pm

Past Member (0)
Monday March 31, 2008, 1:38 pm
Nancy, Thank you for the email. Blue will be the color I shall use also. Thank you and noted.

charles mclachlan (1677)
Monday March 31, 2008, 1:56 pm
noted hi nancy ty for this,

Victoria Kelly (985)
Monday March 31, 2008, 2:28 pm
If you add a black ribbon to the Blue you are also remembering the victim's who did not survive!

Cynthia S (22)
Monday March 31, 2008, 3:54 pm
Oh definitely.

Past Member (0)
Monday March 31, 2008, 4:16 pm

Elisa M (93)
Monday March 31, 2008, 4:50 pm

Thanks Nancy

Ann Kinney (98)
Monday March 31, 2008, 6:26 pm
Noted and plan to get a blue ribbon.

Fey Catarina Dolphin (69)
Monday March 31, 2008, 6:45 pm
Yes! Thanks again Nancy, for another important submit! Bless the Children.

. (0)
Monday March 31, 2008, 6:52 pm
Thanks for posting this.
God bless the children.
:) Michele

Past Member (0)
Monday March 31, 2008, 7:43 pm
noted, Thank you for posting this, Nancy

Past Member (0)
Monday March 31, 2008, 8:06 pm
Noted. Thank you very much for posting this Nancy.

Darlene K (356)
Monday March 31, 2008, 8:11 pm
Noted and thank you, Nancy. Bless the Children...Much Love and Peace..Namaste, Dar

Ivy S (2169)
Monday March 31, 2008, 9:02 pm
Sure Nancy blue is a color which also says "blue blue your heart is true". I will certainly use a blue ribbon for the sake of the children. Thanks Nancy for being such a fervent activist for the cause of child abuse. It's really sad especially after reading how one 7 year old girl had died because of the ill treatment and abuse from the step father and her own mother. It has touched me so much. Child abuse has definitely got to stop one way or the other. Thanks for the info. Noted!

Ivy S (2169)
Monday March 31, 2008, 9:09 pm
Oh I forgot to mention that I do agree with Victoria in using the black ribbon as a mark for those who did not survive child abuse - like the girl I mentioned above. Thanks Victoria for your sending an ecard related to child abuse. It's really nice to know that so many of you are taking up the cause on child abuse. God bless you all.

Carole Sarcinello (338)
Monday March 31, 2008, 9:54 pm

Ivy -- such a heart! (I'm proud to know you.)

In fact, I am pleased to know so many others who understand the value of children, and the depth of our responsibility to protect them.

Victoria Kelly (985)
Monday March 31, 2008, 10:10 pm
Please sign up here: Wear BLUE & BLACK Ribbons!
And Let's ALL Spread the WORD throughout care2 all through April!

Tim Redfern (581)
Monday March 31, 2008, 11:47 pm
Yeah, will do! :-))
Thanks, Nancy!

Kathleen Hilliker (293)
Monday March 31, 2008, 11:51 pm
From article:
***More than 3 million children are victims of child abuse each year and almost 1.8 million children are reported missing each year, many of whom are abducted from their homes and front yards. Those are only the ones that are reported.

I can't think of a better month to GET INVOLVED!! It's time we make an active effort to support, and get involved in any group who cares for, and helps to promote the safety of our children.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday April 1, 2008, 5:18 am
Thanks Nancy

Past Member (0)
Tuesday April 1, 2008, 3:59 pm
Noted, tnx Nancy

Karen Weils (47)
Tuesday April 1, 2008, 6:47 pm
Noted...True Blue I will wear this little ribbon of blue ! Child Abuse Awareness !!! Protect our children !!!

Pamela Mendoza (126)
Wednesday April 2, 2008, 5:58 am
very noted

Kim Szabo (53)
Wednesday April 2, 2008, 3:28 pm
noted and i am going to be very colorful this month. God bless, kimi

Christine P (43)
Thursday April 3, 2008, 9:48 am
Noted! I'm wearing my blue ribbon. Thanks!

Merry L (74)
Thursday April 24, 2008, 8:46 pm
Blue and black-great! Thanx very much!

. (0)
Thursday May 1, 2008, 4:35 pm
Noted! Ty :)
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