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Instagram Holiday Challenge – Terms and Conditions
No purchase or donation necessary to join the contest. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, promoted, or associated with Instagram. Entries from locations where this contest is legally restricted or prohibited will be considered void. Terms for Entry: To enter the contest, entrants must: 1) Follow @wrpioneers on Instagram. 2) “Like” the initial […]Continue reading
9-8-8: The New Mental Health Hotline You Need to Know About
Photo credit There is a new emergency number to call or text for anyone experiencing a suicidal crisis or mental health-related issue. Modeled after 9-1-1, the easy-to-remember three-digit number, 9-8-8, immediately connects callers with the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline, replacing the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. 9-8-8 Explained Calling or texting the numbers 9-8-8 from any […]Continue reading
Want to Be Happy and Healthy? Science Says Do This 1 Pleasurable Thing (for About 17 Minutes per Day)
Your choice, actually: 17 minutes a day, or two hours all at once. We all want to be happier and healthier, especially after the last few years we have all endured. So it’s good news when you find a science-backed suggestion that makes it more likely you’ll achieve your health goals. It’s even more gratifying […]Continue reading
Are You a Jerk at Work? Or the Victim of One?
Photo credit Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation in collaboration with Behind the Scenes Charity will host a free webinar about bullying, intimidation, and harassment in the workplace on March 20 and 28 and April 10. We hope to see you there! With everything going on in the world, perhaps now is the perfect time […]Continue reading
A Tradition of Support.
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Partner with WRMPPF and help us save the lives of premature infants. Easy fundraising tools can be sent directly to your theatre and help from Will Rogers staff is a phone call away.
A Future of Possibilities.
Join the Tradition.
Each summer since 1936 theaters around the U.S. raise funds to support the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation and its public programs. To learn how you can join the tradition and raise money in your theater please contact email@example.com for details.