Chalk 1 Up 4 Safety or C1U4S, is a program created by Safe America to help encourage and empower teens to communicate with their peers, through the power of art, about safety issues for which they care deeply.
Middle school and high school aged teens are encouraged to get together with their friends or classmates to create a chalk-based sidewalk art message at their school, church, or with a different group they may belong to, stressing the selection of safety themes.
Register your group by April 28 to compete for $500 at the Chalk-Off, taking place in Atlanta at the Woodruff Arts Center Piazza on April 30, from 9:00 am to 11:00 am.
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On February 26 and March 3, the Safe America Foundation conducted the first two Veterans Administration Benefits briefings for Veterans, at its downtown Atlanta Home Front Veterans Assistance Center, which is located at Atlanta Medical Center.
Attended by six Veterans, the briefing featured presentations by VA Benefits Advisors Colleen Baker and Rudy Lamothe. Also on hand to answer questions were representatives from the Georgia Department of Labor and Veterans Upward Bound.
This past Wednesday, the Safe America Foundation announced 17 new members of its Board of Directors. The new members were introduced at the first of Safe America’s 2016 Board meetings. Hosted by UPS at their global headquarters in Sandy Springs, Georgia, new members received an orientation on Safe America’s 2016 plans and programs.
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WSB-TV To Air Report on Safe America’s “Home for the Holidays” Veterans Program
The dramatic report – on the “People 2 People” show – explains that there are 1,200 homeless veterans in the Metro Atlanta area alone.
View map depicting activities from coast-to-coast for National Preparedness Month. Be 'recognized' for what you're doing and compete for national recognition!!
Teachers: Here's a free life planning workbook for youth 9-14. It focuses on how making safe choices can allow youth to follow their dreams.
Click here to view or download the workbook.
Chicago – President and CEO of Bison Gear and Engineering Corporation, Martin Swarbrick, has retired and announced plans to commit his time this year towards helping Safe America Foundation, build a network of CEOs and C-suite executives who can help improve safety and security at a grassroots level.
The Chicago business executive disclosed his plans at the UPS Global Headquarters during the February meeting of the Safe America Foundation Board of Directors in Atlanta.
The Safe America FoundationTM is a 501(c)(3) non-profit chartered in 1994, with headquarters in suburban Atlanta. The Foundation partners with corporate, governmental, public and private sector organizations, and other nonprofits to save lives by emphasizing safety education and emergency preparedness.
Other key goals include helping returning Veterans transition safely to civilian life and teaching safe driving techniques.