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(The following article appeared in the Trenton Times, September 27, 2013)
State Police will stay in Trenton as TIDE initiative continues

Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children and PNC Foundation Grants Will Help Fund PEI Kids’ Child Abuse and Bullying Prevention Efforts
Lawrenceville, NJ – September 10, 2013 – To help Mercer County students learn how to best protect themselves and others, nonprofit PEI Kids expects to present approximately 550 workshops in more than 70 local schools this school year. This work — part of the 28-year-old organization’s overall mission to...

Arbonne Charitable Foundation Supports Mercer County Children and Families
Aug. 2, 2013-LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. – On the evening of July 31, 2013, mothers and daughters participating in Lawrenceville nonprofit PEI Kids’ Mothers and Daughters Support Group were treated to free makeovers,facials, foot soaks, cleansers, lotions and perfume courtesy of the Arbonne Charitable Foundation. The Foundation also presented PEI Kids...

(The following article appeared in the Lawrence Sun, July 24, 2013)
PEI Kids Receives Grant from Horizon

Annual Dinner and Auction Fundraiser Raises More than $45,000 for Lawrence Nonprofit PEI Kids
June 6, 2013-LAWRENCE, N.J. – More than 135 people attended the Annual PEI Kids’ Dinner and Auction, which benefits the PEI Kids’ nonprofit in Lawrence. The “Crystal Ball: Foreseeing Bright Futures for Children” dinner and auction was held at the Stone Terrace in Hamilton, June 2nd. The annual fundraiser...

Girls’ Night Out Fundraiser
March 28, 2013 – LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Mothers, daughters, sisters, business colleagues and BFF’s came together to enjoy an evening of food, wine and shopping Monday, March 18, at Trenton’s treasured Marsilio’s Kitchen to raise money for PEI Kids, a child advocacy nonprofit based in Lawrence, NJ. Several area...

PEI Kids Launches New Website Features Richer Content for Community, Educators, Parents & Caregivers
May 13, 2013–LAWRENCE, N.J.—PEI Kids has launched its website ( with a completely new design and structure. Visitors will find the new, user-friendly format not only more attractive but much more informative to community, educators, parents and caregivers. PEI Kids is a child advocacy, nonprofit based in Lawrence, NJ....

Cherish the Children Foundation Honors PEI Kids’ Rob Fiorello
May 10, 2013 – LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J.-Local youth advocate Rob Fiorello, who has served as nonprofit PEI Kids’ Juvenile Intervention Services Coordinator since April 1999, was among those honored at the 27th Annual Cherish the Children Foundation Awards Dinner on April 24, 2013 at Mercer Oaks Country Club. The event...

Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse to Educate Citizens During Child Abuse Prevention Month
April 11, 2013 – LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — In observance of Child Abuse Prevention Month in April, PEI Kids/ The Greater Mercer Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse has organized several workshops and a day-long training to raise awareness about child sexual abuse and mobilize our community to protect children....

(The following Op-Ed appeared in the Trenton Times March 12, 2013)
Editorial: PEI Kids in Lawrence Steers Kids from Violent Gang Life

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