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Rite Aid Foundation Launches New KidCents Regional Grant Program – The Rite Aid Foundation

  As part of its commitment to improving the lives of children, The Rite Aid Foundation has launched the KidCents Regional Grant Program, which is designed to support nonprofit organizations that serve children in Rite Aid communities. “The Rite Aid Foundation is committed to improving the health and well-being of children and creating a safe … Continue reading Rite Aid Foundation Launches New KidCents Regional Grant Program – The Rite Aid Foundation

Cathryn Tames Receives KIDCHAMP Award – The Rite Aid Foundation

The Rite Aid Foundation announced that Cathryn Tames, Executive Director of the Children’s Developmental Center in Richland, Washington, has been awarded its KIDCHAMPSM Award for her incredible work over the past 30 years to support children with disabilities and developmental challenges. Bryan Everett, chief operating officer of Rite Aid Stores and member of The Rite … Continue reading Cathryn Tames Receives KIDCHAMP Award – The Rite Aid Foundation

The Rite Aid Foundation, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro Team Up to Fight Adolescent Drug Abuse and Misuse – The Rite Aid Foundation

The Rite Aid Foundation, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro are teaming up to bring the Prescription Drug Safety program, an innovative digital course about prescription drug abuse prevention, to Pittsburgh-area high schools. The Pittsburgh initiative is part of a three-year, $1.125 million commitment from The Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents Program. The … Continue reading The Rite Aid Foundation, Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro Team Up to Fight Adolescent Drug Abuse and Misuse – The Rite Aid Foundation

Rite Aid to Host Special Facebook Live Event During National Influenza Vaccination Week – The Rite Aid Foundation

Today, December 6, Rite Aid will host its first-ever Facebook Live broadcast to encourage people to get a flu shot to protect themselves from the flu. During this National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), Rite Aid has teamed up with Dr. Jennifer Caudle, a nationally renowned health expert and practicing family physician, to help answer questions … Continue reading Rite Aid to Host Special Facebook Live Event During National Influenza Vaccination Week – The Rite Aid Foundation

KidCents Mobile Flu Clinic Helps Kids and Families Fight the Flu – The Rite Aid Foundation

The Rite Aid Foundation is taking our efforts to improve the health and well-being of children on the road. The KidCents Mobile Flu Clinic kicked off a national flu-fighting tour September 15, in Pittsburgh, at Sarah Heinz House. Rite Aid Certified Immunizing Pharmacists administered dozens of free flu shots to children served by Sarah Heinz … Continue reading KidCents Mobile Flu Clinic Helps Kids and Families Fight the Flu – The Rite Aid Foundation

Rite Aid Foundation Launches KidCents Safe Medication Disposal Program to Combat Medication Misuse and Accidental Poisoning Among Children and Adolescents – The Rite Aid Foundation

Did you know that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimated more than 52,000 Americans died of drug overdoses in 2015? How about that teen drug overdose death rates more than doubled from 1999 to 2007, then increased again in 2015? What’s equally alarming is that accidental childhood poisonings cause more than 60,000 … Continue reading Rite Aid Foundation Launches KidCents Safe Medication Disposal Program to Combat Medication Misuse and Accidental Poisoning Among Children and Adolescents – The Rite Aid Foundation