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The RiceDaddies Empowerment in Diversity Challenge

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<a href="" target="RiceDaddies" ><img border="0" src="" width=540 height=150></a> <br> <p><font face="Century Gothic"><font color="#FF0000" size="5"><b>Our children need your help</b></font></font></p> <p><font face="Century Gothic"><font ... more
<a href="" target="RiceDaddies" ><img border="0" src="" width=540 height=150></a> <br> <p><font face="Century Gothic"><font color="#FF0000" size="5"><b>Our children need your help</b></font></font></p> <p><font face="Century Gothic"><font size="2">The <strong>RiceDaddies Empowerment in Diversity Challenge</strong> aims to mitigate the marginalizing effects of Western pop culture and media by funding <b>innovative educational programs</b> that do the following:</font></font></p> <ul> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Promote positive images of ourselves for our children</font></li> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Promote positive images of ourselves for other people and their children</font></li> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Develop skills in our children that empower them to be leaders in the world in which we live</font></li> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Promote pride in one's culture instead of shame</font></li> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Promote self-respect and appreciation for others like ourselves</font></li> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Develop our children's ability to use their imaginations in an empowering way</font></li> <li><font face="Century Gothic" size="2">Encourage our children to be who they truly are</font></li> </ul> <p><font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><b><u>Donations currently go to the following programs:</u></b></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Help Us Learn About The World's Cultures Through Art! (Asia)</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Peacebuilding in Middle School - Race to Understand Race</a></em></font><br> <br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><b><u>Programs previously funded by the Challenge:</u></b></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Myself & Others</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Exploring Inner Beauty with "The Bluest Eye"</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Leadership Textbooks for Class</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Help International Kids Become International!</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Materials Needed that Promote Racial and Cultural Awareness</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Asian American Heritage One Book at a Time</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Characters That Look Like Me!</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">My Family Is From...</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Help Us Travel To China!!!</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Developing Cultural Self Awareness with Literacy and Art</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Bringing Asia to the Bronx</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">More Than Meets the Eye: Students as Media Producers</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Pen-pals say Gung Hay Fat Choy!</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Bringing The World Into The Classroom</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Cultural Awareness Wanted</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">What in the World Are You Reading? (Asian Literature)</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Japanese American Museum Field Trip</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">A Glimpse of India</a></em></font><br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><em>- <a href="">Critical Media Literacy: Reading Ethnicity in the Media</a></em></font><br> <br> <font face="Century Gothic" size="2"><b>Visit the RiceDaddies website at <a href="" target="RiceDaddies"></a></b>.</font><br> hide
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