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Last week, WHRO Education told you about several great learning apps that can keep your children entertained during their winter break. This week, we share a few more. 

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Looking for something to do with your school-aged children during their winter break? Check out these fun apps.

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After you've seized all the deals on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, it's giveback time.

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Children of all ages enjoyed the attractions in the PBS KIDS Village at the recent Children's Festival in Norfolk. Several beloved PBS characters stopped by to join in the fun.

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Community Initiatives

Here's what we've currently got in the works to bring education, enlightenment, and inspiration to Hampton Roads.

American Graduate: Getting to Work initiative focuses on helping youth succeed in school, career, and life by exploring challenges to entering the workforce facing today's youth. Find out more


Hampton Roads is home to over 217,000 veterans. We're currently involved in these initiatives with them:

Veterans Coming Home

Veterans Coming Home explores "what works" for veterans as they return to civilian life sharing both the challenges and success stories of veterans who are making a difference in the workplace, on campus, and in their communities. Find out more

Wall of Faces

There are 1,307 names of Virginian Vietnam veterans listed on The Wall. WHRO is proud to spearhead a state-wide initiative and engage partners and community individuals to ensure every Virginian listed has a photo. Find out more

Race: Let's Talk About It

Stories and events that foster conversations about race relations in America. Find out more

Emerging Leaders Board

Young professionals passionate about public media and supporting its mission. Find out more

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