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Women's Issues (III) Feature Package

NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following feature package is a roundup of feature stories dealing with Women's Issues and is appropriate for special sections and for general use. 

For each story included in this package, you will find the first paragraph of the feature release below, as well as its headline linked to the full text.

This is the latest in a series of topical feature packages PRN will carry as part of its regular Feature News Service.  Coming up in 2014 are features on:

Package Name


Distribution Date

Military & Veterans (II)


Aug. 21

Arts & Culture (II)


Aug. 28

Hispanic Heritage Month


Sept. 4

Seniors (II)


Sept. 10



Sept. 17

Women's Issues (III) Feature Package


1. Life After Homelessness: NYC's Hearts of Gold Helps Shelter Families Reach Their Goals

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Homelessness in New York City reached an all-time high in April 2014, when a record 54,667 homeless people, including 13,001 families with 23,116 children, were sleeping each night in the municipal shelter system.


2. Architectural Record Announces Winners of First Annual Women in Architecture Awards, Celebrating Design Excellence

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw Hill Construction's Architectural Record (http://www.ArchitecturalRecord.com) today announced the five winners of its first annual Women in Architecture Awards, recognizing the design leadership of American women architects.


3. Lucky Baby World USA says Baby wearing is as beneficial to Mom as it is for Baby

ATLANTA, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It is well known that babies benefit from being carried next to their mother's chest. They are less fussy, they cry less and they sleep better. However, it is evident that baby wearing benefits mom, as much as baby.


4. IAmElemental, Creator of Action Figures for Girls, Completes Funding Campaign & Launches Online Store

NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAmElemental (http://www.iamelemental.com), the startup toy company developing action figures for girls, today announced the successful completion of its initial 30-day funding campaign and the launch of its online store. After reaching its funding goal of $35,000 in the first 48 hours, the company raised a total of $162,906.79 from 2,520 Kickstarter supporters in all 50 US states and on six continents. It is now 465% funded.


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