SOURCE: Web Wise Kids

Web Wise Kids

October 04, 2010 12:30 ET

Web Wise Kids to Host Champions for Children Celebration

10 Million Kids Reached in 10 Years

SANTA ANA, CA--(Marketwire - October 4, 2010) -  Web Wise Kids, the recognized leader in Internet safety education, will commemorate ten million youth at its Champions for Children Celebration on Thursday, October 7, 2010 from 6:00pm-10:00pm. at The Turnip Rose in Costa Mesa. Industry and civic leaders will attend a Casino Night to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Web Wise Kids and raise funds to continue to provide students, parents and educators with hands-on opportunities to use technology safely and ethically. 

Through simulated experiential learning games, Web Wise Kids inspires youth and families to be responsible citizens in their digital lives. Web Wise Kids encourages families to work together so that kids have a safe and rewarding experience online.

     
WHAT:   Web Wise Kids' Champions for Children Celebration, a fundraiser to celebrate the organization's 10-year anniversary of inspiring youth to be responsible citizens in their digital lives.
     
WHO:   Recipients of the 2010 awards include Attorney General Mark Shurtleff, The Entertainment Software Association Foundation, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, Matthew Lapple and Katie Canton.
     
WHERE:   The Turnip Rose, 1901 Newport Boulevard, Costa Mesa, CA
     
WHEN:   Thursday, October 7, 2010 from 6:00pm-10:00pm
     
HOW:   Admission to the Web Wise Kids' Champions for Children 10th Anniversary Celebration and Fundraiser is open to the public. Tickets are $100 and available by calling Christina Garkovich at (714) 435-2885 ext. 207 or clicking here.
     

About Web Wise Kids
Web Wise Kids is a national non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring today's youth and families to be responsible citizens in their digital lives through easy-to-use, school-approved Internet safety education programs for young people. Today's e-generation is taught valuable lessons using interactive experiential learning games with fun simulations based on real-life criminal cases. Web Wise Kids programs have reached more than ten million children and thousands of parents nationwide in conjunction with school systems, law enforcement, and community-based youth organizations. For more information on Web Wise Kids, visit www.webwisekids.com. Follow Web Wise Kids on Twitter at @webwisekids, Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/webwisekids or YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/webwisekids.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Laura Paden
    Media Relations for Web Wise Kids
    818-597-0480