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There is always something exciting taking place at Give Kids The World and this is the place to be to keep track of all of the activity. Please check out the latest stories below and use the archive links to view older stories.

Celebrity Chef Emily Ellyn Official Spokesperson for Ice Cream For Breakfast 2014

Celebrity chef and Retro Rad Diva Emily Ellyn is taking on one of her sweetest challenges yet as she joins Give Kids The World as Spokesperson for Ice Cream For Breakfast 2014.

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Extreme Village Makeover a Tremendous Success for Give Kids The World Village

It took more than 500 contractors, 7,500 volunteer hours and 29 tractor trailers to make  Give Kids The World’s (GKTW) “Extreme Village Makeover” a tremendous success. GKTW followed the lead of its partner, Wyndham Vacation Ownership, to renovate 88 villas in a magical two week period in January 2014.

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Give Kids The World Receives Florida Green Lodging Program Designation

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has awarded Give Kids The World a “3 Palm” designation as part of its Florida Green Lodging Program.  GKTW first earned a 1 Palm designation in 2009 and the 3 Palm recognition is evidence of its increased efforts to enhance green initiatives to be as environmentally conscious as possible.

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Give Kids The World Takes on “Extreme Village Makeover”

It will take 4,000 gallons of paint, 3,000 electrical outlets and light switches, and 100,000 sq. ft. of flooring material, and that’s only the start of what will be needed for the Give Kids The World “Extreme Village Makeover” set for January 12-25, 2014. 

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Give Kids The World Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

Give Kids The World Village has been awarded a 4-star rating for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency for the ninth consecutive year by Charity Navigator, America’s largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities.

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