Thanksgiving Activities for Families

Activities for Parents
Whether you want to get your family thinking about what they are thankful for or you simply want to celebrate fall, here are some great Thanksgiving activities for families. Printable Fill in the Blank Thank You Cards Thanksgiving is the perfect time to remember to show gratitude. Use these printable thank you card…

#GivingTuesday is December 2nd

Last year, the Children’s Scholarship Fund Baltimore participated in #GivingTuesday and reached our goal of $2,000—enough to give a scholarship to one low-income student! Although #GivingTuesday was a national effort, Baltimore was deemed the most generous city in America. Collectively, Baltimore set an amazing goal of $5 million which we promptly exceeded,…

What is School Choice? Beth Harbinson on 88.1 WYPR

Issues in Education, WYPR
Please listen to 88.1 WYPR Tuesday mornings at 7:35 am to hear a variety of important commentaries by Baltimore community leaders including CSFBaltimore executive director, Beth Harbinson, who will discuss educational equality, school choice, and more. Listen and read below, Beth’s first in a series of pieces for WYPR, “What is…

Getting the Most Out of Parent-Teacher Conferences

Involved Parents, Teachers
While, for many parents, it isn’t always the most anticipated time of the school year, parent-teacher conferences can be useful for everyone involved, including children. Whether they are struggling, right on track or regularly go above and beyond expectations, your child can truly benefit from this checkpoint. Here are some tips for getting…

5 Ways to Instill a Lifelong Love of Learning

Involved Parents
For all parents, motivating their children to acquire a love of learning should be a high priority. By instilling a lifelong love of learning, students will be more likely to invest their time and energy into learning and to set goals for themselves. Because all children start out with an instinct to explore and discover, the…

CSFB Scholar Aaron Thinks CSFB Rocks!

CSFB Scholars
Aaron, a current Children’s Scholarship Fund Baltimore student, thinks CSFB rocks. Aaron attends Holy Angels school in Baltimore and recently wrote to CSFB to let us know just how much his scholarship means to him. Read his letter below:   Text from Aaron’s letter: Thank you, C.S.F. for helping me…

Shop Amazon Smile and Support CSFB

CSFB Events
Do you frequently shop on Amazon? If so, start shopping through Amazon Smile. If you sign into your Amazon account through this link, CSFB will receive 0.5% of any Amazon purchases! Bookmark this page or save this amazon smile link so that all your purchases can benefit a Baltimore child…

Associated Black Charities Event

Associated Black Charities (ABC) is holding a Public Policy Advisory Committee – Higher Education’s invitation to the discussion on teacher readiness and preparation, teacher stability, and teacher evaluation with the Committee and guests Kate Walsh, National Council on Teacher Quality and Dr. Dallas Dance, Superintendent, Baltimore County Public Schools. This…

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