Launching Today: A Child Writes

ACW 125 ButtonAshley is just a few months away from becoming a teenager. While all of her friends are getting cool new cell phones, laptops, and facebook account, Ashley sits on the sidelines and watches. Call me over-protective. Call me old fashioned, but no 12 year old needs a smart phone. Ever.

Anyway – back to the matter at hand. I’m very, very selective about what websites Ashley can visit on the computer. (Big Shock, I know!) I want to know that she’s doing something productive and visiting a SAFE website.

That’s why I’ve fallen in love with A Child Writes. It’s a great place for Ashley to make new friends, do something good for charity, and just have a great time!

Here’s some information about them:

A Child Writes is a free, safe envi­ron­ment for kids to come together, be matched with online Pen­Pals and write to one another with­out the need to share per­sonal infor­ma­tion.  Mem­bers are invited to join fun, mod­er­ated online par­ties hosted on the A Child Writes site, which gives them the oppor­tu­nity to inter­act with other chil­dren within the same age range.  Dur­ing the mod­er­ated par­ties the con­ver­sa­tion will be guided on a spe­cific topic with fun age appro­pri­ate games and prizes to win.  There will never be non-moderated chats open on A Child Writes.

A Child Writes will fea­ture a dif­fer­ent cause, char­ity or orga­ni­za­tion each month.  All mem­bers are encour­aged to cre­ate a card, color a pic­ture or make a small craft to be dis­trib­uted to those affected by or involved with the fea­tured cause.  At the end of each month A Child Writes will hold a con­test where three win­ners will be ran­domly cho­sen out of the mem­bers who sent in a card to ben­e­fit that month’s cause.  The prizes will be allo­cated as fol­lows: one grand prize and two run­ner up prizes.  Prizes will vary each month.

A Child Writes offers a Par­ent Resource area includ­ing infor­ma­tive arti­cles and per­sonal expe­ri­ences shared by experts in the field of the fea­tured cause.  These arti­cles will help the par­ents bet­ter under­stand the cause being fea­tured as well as pro­vide tips and insight on how to teach their chil­dren about their com­mu­ni­ties around them.

Head over to A Child Writes and create an account for your child today. Let’s keep our kids safe, and show them how much of a difference they can make in their community and in the world!

And don’t forget: You can also Follow A Child Writes on twitter and become a fan on facebook.

Disclaimer: I was not compensated for this post in anyway. Just want to spread the word about a new website, A Child Writes, with my readers.

Angie Vinez (2893 Posts)

Angie is a wife and mother to 8. Her life revolves around cooking, cleaning, laundry, and other household duties. She is passionate about her life in Christ and wants to encourage other mothers in their own walk of faith. Angie is active on many social media networks, loves technology, photography, and graphic design, and loves creating blog designs for other mom bloggers.

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