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Fierce Like a Gator

FIERCE LIKE A GATOR I recently had the pleasure of meeting Allie, otherwise known as “Gator”. You can figure out how her nickname was derived, but unlike the reptile, Gator is known to be fierce (dirt bike racer) and kind at the same time. The kind portion is what

Kindness Success!

October is National Bully Prevention Month, and our community is fortunate because we have a homegrown non-profit in town whose mission is to reduce bullying through prevention and education, advocacy and outreach. This past Saturday, PEER Kindness hosted their 1 st annual Kind & Dine event. Hundreds of supportive folks came out along with Miss

What is Bullying?

WHAT IS BULLYING? Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time.  Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a

Children at Risk

CHILDREN AT RISK No single factor puts a child at risk of being bullied or bullying others. Bullying can happen anywhere—cities, suburbs, or rural towns. Depending on the environment, some groups—such as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered (LGBT) youth, youth with disabilities, and socially isolated youth—may be at an increased risk of