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A photo collage of community members dancing, a farmer, the Wilson Leeper Community Center welcome sign, turtles at the beach, and a tiger

Turtles, Tigers, & Books - Good News This Week: September 24th 2022

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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11 Ways To Celebrate National Book Month (2022)

October is National Book Month! This annual event is celebrated by authors, booksellers, publishers, libraries, and book lovers. Explore these action ideas...
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Mental Health Day

26 Activities To Celebrate World Mental Health Day (2022)

With events, screenings, activities, and more, World Mental Health Day is a catalyst for us to learn more, seek help, offer support, and open our hearts and minds to vulnerable conversations.
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Nepal's Goal Was To Double Its Tiger Population. It Tripled It.

The massive conservation success is expected to make Nepal the only one of the tiger range countries to even come close to doubling its population of the big cat.
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Ultimate Calendar of Animal Holidays (2022)

Your simple guide to the dozens of national and international environmental awareness days, weeks, and months.
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Ugly Animals: Blue Glaucus, Blobfish, and Proboscis Monkey

21 of the Ugliest Animals 📸 (and How To Protect Them)

It’s important that each of us play a role in protecting animals — but why should cute, fuzzy animals have all the fun? Explore photos of the ugliest animals!
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A collage of photos featuring three different men, a soccer field with a soccer player, and a pathway in a field

Mullets, Biodiversity, & Patagonia - Good News This Week: September 17th 2022

Your weekly roundup of the best good news worth celebrating...
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Banned Books Week: 18 Ways To Help & Advocate (2022)

When it feels like our reality has crumbled into a dystopian nightmare, what do we do? We use the power of books, form our own team of heroes, and fight against censorship and for stories that matter!
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Hispanic Heritage Month Quote Graphic: Your great strength is knowing who you are. — Oscar de la Renta

51 Quotes to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month (2022)

We’ve curated a collection of beautiful quotes about what it means to be Hispanic and Latino — to celebrate during Hispanic Heritage Month and all year long.
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Terri Logan posing for the camera

After Wiping Out $6.7 Billion in Medical Debt, 'RIP Medical Debt' Is Just Getting Started

Nonprofit RIP Medical Debt buys up unpaid hospital bills plaguing low-income patients and frees them from having to pay.
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