Hey, let me ask you something. Would you seat your 3 year-old child on a windowsill? Would you seat them beside a lit fireplace or by the deep end of a pool? One last question, would you seat your child in a car seat that's not correct for them? Car crashes are a leading killer of children, ages 1-13. Secure their future. Seat them in the correct car seat. For more information visit safercar.gov/therightseat
A message from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Ad Council.
For U.S. Forest Service
Looking to keep your kids entertained? Take a trip to your local forest. Find fun activities in your neighborhood parks and green spaces, like boating and biking, or camping and hiking. Best of all, it�s always a short drive � because every neighborhood has a Naturehood.
Domestic Violence Prevention
For Futures Without Violence
Did you know that the best way to prevent domestic violence is by stopping it before it starts? Talk to the boys in your life before their ideas about relationships with women are shaped and teach them that violence against women is wrong. Find conversation starters and tips for talking to boys about healthy, non-violent relationships at TeachEarly.org.
This message has been brought to you by Futures Without Violence and the Ad Council.
For U.S. Dep't of Health and Human Services
According to a 2012 survey, 86 percent of dads spend more time with their children today than
their own fathers did with them. However, 7 out of 10 also reported that they could use tips on how to be a better parent. The smallest moments can have the biggest impact on a child�s life. Take time to be a dad today. For more information call 877-4DAD-411 or visit fatherhood.gov.
Brought to you by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Ad Council.
Safe Firearm Storage
For National Crime Prevention Council
If you own a gun, you have a full-time responsibility. When you aren't using it, be sure it can't get into the hands of curious children, troubled teenagers, a thief or anyone else who might misuse it.
We're all counting on you. Remember, always... Lock It Up. For more information, visit ncpc.org.
This message brought to you by the National Crime Prevention Council, the Bureau of Justice Assistance and the Ad Council.
Blood Donation Alert
For American Red Cross
The Red Cross is facing a severe blood shortage and is urging eligible donors of all types to give now and help avoid delays in lifesaving medical care for patients this summer. More donations are needed to replenish the blood supply and help address the extraordinary blood needs of hospitals and patients right now. Be a hero to a patient in need. Use the Blood Donor App, visit red-cross-blood-dot-org or call 1-800-RED CROSS to make an appointment to help save lives.
Neighbors In Need
For Feeding America
More than 37 million people in the U.S., including 11 million children, struggle with hunger. And as the COVID-19 outbreak continues, they need your help now more than ever.
As the nation’s largest hunger relief organization, the Feeding America network of food banks is committed to serving communities, families and children facing hunger in America, wherever they are.
You can be there for your neighbors in need by donating now at FeedingAmerica.org/coronavirus.
Brought to you by Feeding America.
Welcome to Obecity, USA
For Pennington Research
Did you know there’s a place where pizza is considered a vegetable? A place where schools are cutting back on physical education and funding from sports programs? Where fat-shaming is linked to binge eating? This is the State of America, where over 115 million people suffer from obesity. Pennington Biomedical Research Foundation understands that when it comes to obesity, it’s not just what you’re eating; it’s what you’re being fed. Visit get fed up dot u s and help Pennington end obesity in America for good.
The Big See
For Skin Cancer Foundation
More than 2 people die from skin cancer every hour. Lucky for us skin cancer is the cancer you can see. And the most powerful tool we have to detect skin cancer is our eyes. By sharing The Big See PSA, you are helping us open more people’s eyes to skin cancer aka The Big See before it’s too late. For more about the campaign, visit www.thebigsee.org.