Help First Candle Reach its $25,000 Goal to Promote Day Care Safety

Posted: December 1, 2014 at 4:57 pm

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First Candle’s Year End Campaign: Safe Sleep Saves Lives: Educating Day Care Providers Donate Today and We Will Double Your Impact! Dear friends, Heather and her sister Joanne were having…

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Support First Candle on Giving Tuesday

Posted: November 26, 2014 at 8:59 pm

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Giving Tuesday is about giving back. This holiday season do more than just shop – do good. Your donation to First Candle will help us make sure every baby reaches…

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First Candle 2014 Gala

Posted: November 26, 2014 at 3:08 pm

First Candle’s 2014 Charity Gala Report  Every year, First Candle hosts a charity gala at the end of SIDS, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. This annual event not only…

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SIDS Researchers Report New Findings

Posted: November 24, 2014 at 6:54 pm

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Hannah Kinney, M.D. and her colleagues at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School have found another potential link between a brain abnormality and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). The…

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Hoppe’s Recalls Semi-Auto Bore Cleaner Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement

Posted: November 21, 2014 at 10:32 am

Recall Date: November 19, 2014 Recall Number: 15-034   Hoppe’s Recalls Semi-Auto Bore Cleaner Due to Failure to Meet Child-Resistant Closure Requirement   Recall Summary:   Name of Product: Hoppe’s…

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Leatherman Recalls Children’s Multi-Tool Due to Laceration Hazard

Posted: November 21, 2014 at 10:30 am

Recall Date: November 20, 2014 Recall Number: 15-035   Leatherman Recalls Children’s Multi-Tool Due to Laceration Hazard   Recall Summary   Name of Product: Leatherman® Leap™ multi-tool   Hazard: The…

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Graco Recalls 11 Models of Strollers Due to Fingertip Amputation Hazard

Posted: November 21, 2014 at 10:26 am

Recall Date: November 20, 2014 Recall Number: 15-032   Graco Recalls 11 Models of Strollers Due to Fingertip Amputation Hazard   Recall Summary   Name of Product: Aspen, Breeze, Capri,…

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McDonald’s Recalls Hello Kitty Themed Whistles Due to Choking and Aspiration Hazards

Posted: November 11, 2014 at 8:36 am

Recall Date: November 10, 2014 Recall Number: 15-021   McDonald’s Recalls Hello Kitty Themed Whistles Due to Choking and Aspiration Hazards   Recall Summary   Name of Product: “Hello Kitty®…

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Contact your US Congressman and ask them to support the swift vote and passage of HR669 before this lameduck session ends!

Posted: November 7, 2014 at 6:44 pm

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Senate Bill S.2746 passed the full Senate vote last night! So now its back to the House as HR669 for one last vote; and then on  to the President’s desk!…

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First Candle’s Charity Gala Press Release

Posted: November 3, 2014 at 12:45 pm

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For Immediate Release Contact: Laura Reno – laura@firstcandle.org 313.268.5298 First Candle’s Charity Gala surpasses goals and celebrates the accomplishments of juvenile product manufacturers, retailers, and parents working to educate families with the…

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