Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month: Don’t Let Your Child Be Blindsided Many eye care professionals and other experts are lighting up the Twitterverse using the handle #GlaucomaAwareness this January during the namesake month of education and information regarding this debilitating disease. According to the Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF), “Parents are the first line of defense,” against youth

Camp Fire Serves As National Curriculum Partner for In Defense of Food

Camp Fire is proud to be the national curriculum partner for the book and documentary In Defense of Food. The curriculum, a companion to the PBS documentary In Defense of Food, uses activities and film clips to give young people aged 10 to 14 new tools to think critically about food.

Article in AfterSchool Today Highlights Thrive{ology}

An article in AfterSchool Today, the official publication of the National AfterSchool Association, highlights Camp Fire’s national implementation of Thrive{ology}. The article highlights the results of a three-year concerted effort to bridge research to practice by training its youth development staff and volunteers to guide youth toward a thriving trajectory. Called Thrive{ology},