Empire Gives - Coding is Cool - Monday, February 17, 2020
School: Holland Elementary School, Virginia Beach, VA
Teacher: Ms. Rowan, Pre-K - 2nd Grade Teacher
Project: Supply students with materials for coding and STEM activities.
The Students The students attend a Title I school. They are all eager to learn and grow. Ms. Rowan's students are a very d...
Top Super Bowl Car Commercials of the Decade - Thursday, January 30, 2020
One of the best parts of the Super Bowl is undoubtedly the commercials. So to celebrate the start of a new decade and the upcoming 54th Super Bowl, we've compiled our list of the best car commercials from each Super Bowl over the last decade. Take a look at our top picks below.
2010: Volkswagen - '...
Empire Gives - Let's Get Physical - Tuesday, January 7, 2020
School: Highland Elementary School, Eunice, LA
Teacher: Mrs. Myers, 3rd - 5th Grade Teacher
Project: Give students the equipment they need to enjoy their Physical Education class.
Many of the students come from impoverished families and lack the funds to purchase basic school sup...
Empire Gives - Access The World Through Reading - Thursday, October 17, 2019
School: Purchase Line Junior High School, Commodore, PA
Teacher: Ms. Chichy, 6th - 8th Grade Teacher
Project: To help give students a series of great reading and learning opportunities that will not only allow them to become better readers but better citizens.
The Students Ms. Chichy's classr...
Empire Gives - A Soft Spot For Learning - Thursday, September 12, 2019
School: Presho Elementary & Lyman High School, Presho, SD
Teacher: Mrs. Cropsey, 3rd - 5th Grade Teacher
Project: To give students a comfortable and warm place to explore the world of books rather than sitting on a concrete floor.
The Students The school library is full of students from eleme...
Empire Gives - We Listen, We Read, We Speak! - Sunday, August 18, 2019
School: Nicolaus Copernicus School 25, Jersey City, NJ
Teacher: Mrs. Flora, 1st & 2nd Grade Teacher
Project: Get audio books that students can utilize in their listening center to assist with language learning.
The first and second grade students in Mrs. Flora's class are always...
The Top 5 Craziest Concept Cars - Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Concept vehicles have always been a part of the design process in the automotive industry. Some serve as inspiration for future models, while many never even make it to production. Check out our list of the five most interesting vehicles from Toyota, Mazda, Infiniti, and Honda that never made it pas...
Empire Gives - Fired Up For Learning - Monday, July 8, 2019
School: Homeland Park Primary School, Anderson, SC
Teacher: Mrs. Fowler, 1st Grade Teacher
Request: Procure Kindle Fires for the class to use during Math and Reading Centers and to develop technology skills.
For our next Empire Gives project, we chose to support Homeland Park Primary School,...
12 Tips for a Safer Pontoon Boat Experience - Tuesday, May 21, 2019
The weather is sunny, the food and drink are flowing, the music is rocking and everyone is ready to have a good time. Summer is pontoon boating season, and there’s nothing like taking your boat out on the water and having a good time with family and friends.
Before you cast off, it’s always a good ...
Get Your Grill Ready for Summer - Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Summer is around the corner and with it, BBQ season.
Whether your grill runs on gas, electricity or charcoal a few months of neglect can make your grill a less appetizing place to cook for the family. Performing a seasonal maintenance check is also a good way to prevent accidents or long-term damag...