On a cold winter’s day, there’s nothing like curling up with a cup of hot cocoa and a good book. If you’re in need of new reading material, we’ve got four favorites that are not only entertaining,…
In an age of smartphones, texting and social media, it is rare to receive a handwritten letter or note in the mail. This month, we’re challenging you to take time to show your thanks in a heartfelt…
January has arrived and 2018 has begun. For many, making New Year’s resolutions can be a fun and exciting activity but sticking to those goals can be difficult as the year goes on. Set yourself up…
New Year's activities such as watching the ball drop in Times Square, drinking champagne and sharing a kiss at midnight are tried and true traditions for many. This year, kick off 2018 by trying a…
Happy holidays! Celebrate the season with your friends and family by trying out these fun and festive activities: Write a holiday greeting to someone in the armed forces to show your appreciation…
As the year winds down and the holiday season amps up, it can seem like life is moving at 100 mph. This month, take time to slow down and enjoy the fun holiday acitvities, traditions, music, food,…
'Tis the season to give! During the holidays, make time to give back to your friends, family or community. Here are four ways to practice generosity this season.  Volunteer with your local Meals…
Thanksgiving has come and gone, which means the holiday season is officially underway! While December can bring a lot of excitement, it can often be a stressful or hectic time for employees. Keep…
Happy Thanksgiving! Awards4U is looking forward to celebrating this great American holiday tomorrow with family and friends. As we reflect upon the history of Thanksgiving, we are reminded of our…
Today is World Kindness Day, an international observance dedicated to spreading kindness to those around you and in your community. We strive to bring happiness to others every day of the year, so we…
  Veterans Day was established as a national holiday in 1938 and pays tribute to American veterans who have served and active duty service members who are currently serving our nation. Here are four…
Witches and ghouls and goblins- oh my! Halloween is a beloved holiday for many. If your friends or family are donning creative costumes and heading out to trick or treat this year, here are four ways…
Become an advocate. Educate yourself and those around you by learning about polio and what countries are affected. Build awareness. Spread the word about World Polio Day by posting #EndPolio on…
At Awards4U, we believe that every person is worth celebrating. That’s why we are recognizing Bullying Prevention Month, a national observance designed to raise awareness of the harmful effects of…
We all know that cleanliness is close to godliness, even when it comes to our offices and schools. When you walk through the door every morning, you expect to see vacuumed floors, emptied trash cans…
Calling all artists, poets, musicians and actors! This week is National Keep Kids Creative Week, which is dedicated to encouraging children to embrace creativity. There are tons of ways to get your…
The first day of fall is right around the corner (September 22, to be exact) and National Awards 4 U is looking forward to celebrating with our favorite fall activities. From hot apple cider to fall…
September is National Self-Improvement Month and we invite you to participate in this month-long challenge to improve your self at work, school or home. To begin your journey, here are some helpful…
  Labor Day weekend is here at last! This holiday, established in 1894, is all about celebrating the American worker. Whether you’re relaxing at home or spending a day at the beach, Labor Day is…
The new school year is in full swing, and although your child may have a jam-packed schedule of activities and lessons in the classroom, what do they do when they get home? Here’s four creative ways…