Monthly Archives: November 2013

Job Opening: Early Literacy Consultant with Make Way for Books

    Make Way for Books, the Early Literacy Resource Center for Southern Arizona currently has an opening for a bilingual Early Literacy Consultant.  Please see the attached job description for more information: MWFB Early Literacy Consultant

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Scholarship Opportunity for Women

Since 1978, Jeannette Rankin Fund (JRF) has helped more than 750 low-income women attend college. In fall 2014, JRF will award scholarships to more women across the U.S. We would like to invite the women you serve who meet the … Continue reading

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Raising Special Kids Conference in Tucson, AZ

Friday, December 6, 2013 10:00am – 3:00pm San Xavier Education Center 1960 W. Wa:k Lane Tucson, Arizona 85746 The Journey to Adulthood 10:00am -12:00pm Positive Behavior Support 12:30pm – 3:00pm No cost for families | Breakfast & lunch provided | Certificates of Attendance will … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Director of Read on Tucson

United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona is hiring for the position of Director of Read on Tucson. This position directs and manages all the activities of Read On Tucson, an initiative to improve third grade reading proficiency across Pima County.  The … Continue reading

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More Than Baby Talk

University of North Carolina’s Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute has just published “More Than Baby Talk,” an easily-readable and free online guide to igniting the communication and language skills of infants and toddlers. This guide includes ten research-based recommendations … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Youth on Their Own – Development Associate

Youth on Their Own is hiring a Development Associate. This position provides administrative support for all aspects of development and public relations activities with opportunity for advancement in Development Department. To apply submit cover letter and resume to Faith Carrabis; … Continue reading

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Free Turkey Give Away

Tucson Clinica Medica Familiar will be offering a Free turkey giveaway to the first 1,000 people at their Thanksgiving Festival. If you know of any families in need of a free turkey or some free basic medical services this is … Continue reading

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Resources for Families: Pima County Health Department WIC

Pima County Health Department WIC may be one of the best kept secrets in our community! This resource serves Women (pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum) Infants and Children (up to age 5). WIC provides nutrition education, breastfeeding information and support, food … Continue reading

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Webinar: Shaping Your Baby’s Brain

Webinar: Shaping Your Baby’s Brain Date: 12/12/2013 Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm Shaping Your Baby’s Brain: Brain Development and Stress Regulation in Early ChildhoodThe first few years of life are a period of incredibly rapid brain development. Your child’s experiences with parents and other caregivers play … Continue reading

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Tucson Metro Chamber Holiday Networking Event

Come out and support a fellow non-profit organization while networking with the business community. Date: December 10, 2013 Time: 5:30-8:00pm Location: The Scottish Rite Register: http://tucsonchamber.chambermaster.com/events/details/chamber-xchange-mixer-december-2218 Special Deal: If you buy 5 tickets you get one FREE! If you have questions or to … Continue reading

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