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February 12, 2014 10:33 ET

BetterWorldians Radio Teams Up With Anti-Bullying Partners

A Mission to End Bullying

WAYNE, PA--(Marketwired - Feb 12, 2014) - BetterWorldians Radio today announced a partnership with Angels & Doves, an anti-bullying organization, and country singer Josey Milner, an Angel Ambassador. Milner and Kim Harvey, founder of Angels & Doves, were guests on BetterWorldians Radio on February 6th. The episode is now available via podcast on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel (http://Radio.BetterWorldians.com). BetterWorldians Radio inspires with the people and ideas that are making the world a better place. 

Harvey and Milner discussed their mission to end bullying injuries and suicides on the BetterWorldians radio broadcast. Harvey talked about her work going into schools to speak with students, which she believes is the first step toward ending bullying. She advised students to speak up if they see bullying in their schools.

Milner expressed her gratitude for the opportunity to support victims of bullying. Her new release, Not Pretty Enough, an anti-bullying anthem, played during the show as Josey shared insight with listeners, "Keep your head high and don't ever let anyone tell you you're not worth being here."

During the show, Ray Hansell, BetterWorldians Radio host and ToonUps CEO, announced a new partnership between ToonUps, the parent company of BetterWorldians Radio, and Josey Milner. ToonUps is now featuring The Josey Milner Collection, in ToonUps' A Better World, the Facebook game. Players can purchase Josey Milner merchandise to accessorize their characters and decorate virtual homes in the game. "We're very excited about this partnership and promoting all the good works that Josey is doing on behalf of Angels & Doves" stated Hansell, Angels & Doves was also named the featured charity partner in A Better World for the month of February. Find out more at Facebook.com/ABetterWorld.

BetterWorldians Radio airs live on Thursdays at 11 a.m. EST on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel and has featured guests such as best-selling authors Dr. Stephen Post (Why Good Things Happen to Good People and The Hidden Gifts of Helping.), Dr. Rick Hanson (Hardwiring Happiness) and Donna-Marie O'Boyle (Mother Teresa and Me); Lori Deschene, founder of TinyBuddha.com; and award-winning film producer, Dan Karslake (Every Three Seconds). To access the show, log on at http://Radio.BetterWorldians.com. All shows will be available in the BetterWorldians content library on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel for on-demand and podcast download.

About Josey Milner:
Josey Milner is part small town teen, part road-worthy country starlet, and at only 18 years old, she turned heads and changed hearts with her debut US single, "Not Pretty Enough." The song thrust Josey into the country music spotlight, launching her anti-bullying campaign with Angels and Doves, earning her a 2013 Independent Country Music Award nomination for Promising Young Artist, a Top 10 Hottest New Artist designation, and a Number One single on the world's first independent country music chart, Indie World. Josey's latest single is the aptly titled, "Cowgirls." Her music can be purchased at JoseyMilnerMusic.com.

About Kim Harvey:
Kim Harvey is the co-founder of Angels & Doves, a non-profit with the mission to end bullying. With a background in psychology, Kim travels to schools to speak with students about the effects of bullying. Kim is the creator of a line of NO Bully products; shirts in five designs and eight sizes, school notebooks and matching backpacks. Kim is the author of The Bully Book, A workbook for children that teaches about bullying and aggression. Find out more at AngelsandDoves.com.

About BetterWorldians Radio:
BetterWorldians Radio is a weekly Internet radio broadcast on the VoiceAmerica Talk Radio network. BetterWorldians Radio is hosted by Ray, MarySue and Gregory Hansell, the family team that created the popular game on Facebook, A Better World. This game rewards players for doing good deeds while helping to raise money and awareness for charities. Over 2 million people have performed over 13 million good deeds in A Better World to date. BetterWorldians Radio is broadcast from Wayne, PA. A Better World recently launched a worldwide Campaign for Kindness with the release of an animated video, http://ColorWithKindness.com. When the video reaches 1,000,000 views, A Better World will fund surgeries allowing ten children to walk for the first time.

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