Local 2000 RESULTS
The Year 2000 North America Simulcast for Abused Children
NEBRASKA UPDATE - LINCOLN AREA
MORE COMING SOON (Preliminary results only)
Good Morning from a very chilly Nebraska
The Proclamation was signed for the state of Nebraska on November 3, 1999.
Hartley Chorus sang a song for the governor, first time any school chorus has
sang personally for the Governor. (And the kids, were great, they never
sounded better, not bad for 4th and 5th graders), they are still talking
about how they got to shake hands with the Governor.
NEBRASKA BEAR DONATIONS
Local Drs. donated 25 bears
Southeast High School Choir, are up to 85 total bears to date.
Willard Soriority of Wesleyan College has donated 80 bears
friends and family 50 bears
November 11th Skating party, 42 bears
November 17th, Fun night at Hartley school, bring a bear and receive a
spaghetti dinner, or hot dog and chips
Doane College in Crete (Evamarie's College) will be sitting up
barrals, for donations of "Huggies" (estimates of around 80 bears)
Famous Amos Andy Cookie, man stopped in Lincoln and visited the
elementary schools on Friday, and donated 100.00 for the cause(plus a case
of cookies)(Hey we have to have something to keep our energy level up
From the Hugs and Kisses organization, we have a commitment of 100 bears(this morning she called back and asked if we could use 150 instead) Of course I Said YES
At the Nebraska Kansas Football Game on Saturday the Marines were taking
donations - could give us somewhere between 50-75 bears.
so for the grand total so far we have 587 bears (with 15 days to go), plus money donations to buy more bears with. not bad, considering my original goal was 250 bears.
Teena, Ambassador Nebraska
GOALS AND PLANS
The '99 Worldwide Simulcast for Abused Children
What is Day of the Child? On December 1st we are asking you to join us in a worldwide radio effort to raise awareness about the ever-growing issue of child abuse. We in Nebraska will be doing our part. Please become involved and join us on this exciting day.
My name is Teena Gordon. I am the Day of the Child coordinator and your contact for the greater Nebraska area. This page is here to help you stay current on what is going on locally to help abused children.