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June 28, 2010

Fresh Air Fund: Friendly Town Trips (June 30th) and funds being matched

Read below for a special note from the folks at Fresh Air Fund* June 30th we will have our first departure of Friendly Town trips. We have trips going to Southern & Central VT, New London area CT, Great Barrington, MA, Latham/Albany area, Ontario, Rochester area. Everyone is so excited that the children are coming […]

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May 18, 2010

Fresh Air Fund: donations being matched and Host Families needed!

Mommy Perks is happy to post today on behalf of the Fresh Air Fund.* Fresh Air Fund states: We just got some amazing news – a very generous donor has offered to match all donations given to the Fresh Air Fund before June 30. This means that any donations we get will be doubled! Fresh […]

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February 4, 2010

The Fresh Air Fund needs summer host families for inner city kids!

In 2009, The Fresh Air Fund’s Volunteer Host Family program, called Friendly Town, gave close to 5,000 New York City boys and girls, ages six to 18, free summer experiences in the country and the suburbs. Volunteer host families shared their friendship and homes up to two weeks or more in 13 Northeastern states from […]

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January 11, 2010

NYC Half-Marathon and the Fresh Air Fund

(*Mommy Perks is happy to post today on behalf of the Fresh Air Fund. No compensation of any kind has been received in exchange for this post.) On March 21st, the Fresh Air Fund-Racers will take to the streets at the NYC Half-Marathon! The NYC lottery closed recently and winners have been announced. However, there […]

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