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EW Foundation celebrates successful first year

The EW Foundation, an educational nonprofit for children and young adults, celebrated its first year’s success with an enchanting musical brunch, “BOOKS, BELLINIS, & BEL CANTO.” The Italian-themed event started with a Bellini reception in the courtyard of Café Boulud in Palm Beach. It was followed by a seated Mediterranean style brunch. “BOOKS, BELLINIS, & BEL CANTO” showcased arias of POPera by classically trained performers and EWF’s ambassadors Anne-Marie Campbell and Summer Foley. Pianist Dr. Robert Sharon served as accompanist.

Tame Your Manners Receives the Children’s Literary Classics Seal of Approval

Children’s Literary Classics is pleased to announce that the children’s picture book, Tame Your Manners, written by Loretta Neff and illustrated by Anirban Mitra, has been selected to receive the Children’s Literary Classics Seal of Approval. The CLC Seal of Approval is a designation reserved for those books which uphold the rigorous criteria set forth by the Children’s Literary Classics review committee, a team comprised of individuals with backgrounds in publishing, editing, writing, illustration and graphic design.

Books, Bellinis, & Bel Canto – A Musical Brunch

PALM BEACH, Fla., May 17, 2015 – EWF celebrated their first year’s success with an enchanting musical brunch, BOOKS, BELLINIS, & BEL CANTO, held at Café Boulud. Florida friends and donors, including representatives from the banking, education, and nonprofit sectors, attended the Italian-themed event, which opened with a Bellini reception in a fountain courtyard followed by a seated Mediterranean style brunch with opera arias performed between courses. BOOKS, BELLINIS, & BEL CANTO showcased the talents of EWF’s ambassadors, Anne-Marie Campbell, a Musical Performance...

Promising Practices in Character Education Announced for 2015 – EWF Award Recipient

Hundreds of effective strategies that develop good character in young people are recognized Washington, DC, May 12, 2105 – Character.org has awarded 235 Promising Practices to schools, districts, and youth- serving organizations from across the United States — as well as from Canada, China, India, Mexico, Colombia, and the United Kingdom. “These great ideas really highlight the creative efforts of outstanding teachers across the world,” said Dr. Dave Keller, Program Director. “It’s great to recognize what’s going well...

Cheers to Impactful Ladies in the Community

Cafe Boulud and M&V Magazine Honor Standout Women [Loretta Neff, Shirley Cowen, and Dr. Elisabeth McKeen] PALM BEACH, Fla., December 17, 2014 – Cafe Boulud Palm Beach hosted their first quarterly Food and Wine Tasting Series dinner in conjunction with Domaine Select Wine & Estates and Muses & Visionaries magazine. Click here to access the article ...

Tame Your Manners: Celebrated Book from The Elegant Way Foundation Unleashes “Hidden Power of Character” in Children, It’s Wild

PALM BEACH, Fla., October 21, 2014 /Release Wire/ — For nearly two decades, Loretta Neff has been educating the public on vital and often-missing etiquette. At a time when new research is proving character’s bold influence on a child’s lifetime success, Neff and her team have collaborated to release a wholly-unique new character education book. ‘Tame Your Manners at KAMP® Safari’ presents a fun and memorable way for a child to learn manners and social skills that will see them...

Kids will ‘Tame Your Manners’ at Asheville bookstore

Loretta Neff provides kids with an enjoyable and humorous approach to improving manners and etiquette. ASHEVILLE, NC – Author Loretta Neff and The Elegant Way Foundation will bring their children’s educational book, “Tame Your Manners at K.A.M.P. Safari,” to the Barnes & Noble in Biltmore Park Town Square from 10-11 a.m. June 21. It’s a free, family-friendly event. Click here to access the article ...