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Visit of UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow to the Central African Republic

Angui (PRWEB) May 24, 2008

The threat of kidnappings, rape and killings are an everyday part of life for people living in the Central African Republic according to the UNICEF Goodwill ambassador Mia Farrow, who has just completed a week long visit to the country.

Along with the agency’s Regional Director, Dr Esther Guluma, Ms Farrow was able to speak to victims of highway bandits, military raids and forced displacement. Amongst those seen were women who had suffered multiple rapes and children who had been kidnapped for ransom and held for two years in the bush.

Both women visited the country last year and the latest mission was intended to follow up on what they describe as a ‘complex humanitarian emergency’. UNICEF has since launched multiple programmes in the north of the country where some three hundred thousand people have fled their homes because of insecurity. On one of the few major arterial roads in the region Mia Farrow and Dr Guluma were told that 1,100 women and girls as young as four have raped on the route in the past year. Most cases are never reported.

The Central African Republic is one of the poorest countries in the world and one in five children does not reach their fifth birthday. Government spending on health and education is less than 1.5% of GDP for each, and this is well below African averages.

Ms Farrow noted that many of the people they encountered were living without access to clean water or medicines, but were still trying to make sure that children went to ‘bush schools’ that give some 67,000 displaced children an education. ‘The desire of parents to give their children education is inspiring,’ she said. She warned that many of the people in Central Africa Republic “are living in fear’ and that the highway bandits are becoming ‘more powerful and terrifying more people.’

Dr Guluma called on the Government to spend more on services for people but also for international donors to start paying urgent attention to the multiple needs of the country. ‘Emergencies like an earthquake are perhaps easier to understand she said, ‘but I have seldom seen people so poor and in urgent need of long term help and assistance.’

The team also visited the east of the country where work has started to provide for 3000 refugees from the Darfur emergency in Sudan and to provide for a local population which has suffered from long term neglect and lack of basic services.

About UNICEF

UNICEF is on the ground in over 150 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive, from early childhood through adolescence. The world’s largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.

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Singer and Actress Mandy Moore Joins the UN Foundations Nothing But Nets for an Emergency Call to Action to Save Lives in the Central African Republic


Washington, DC (Vocus) July 28, 2010

Singer, songwriter, and actress Mandy Moore announced today she is joining the UN Foundations Nothing But Nets campaign to respond to an urgent need for life-saving, anti-malaria bed nets in the Central African Republicwhere a child dies every 30 seconds from malaria. Moore, an Ambassador for PSI (Population Services International), is partnering with Nothing But Nets and its UN partners to deliver bed nets to each family in the country who needs one, by the end of this year.

Malaria is preventable, yet it continues to kill nearly one million people every year, said Mandy Moore, who has seen the effects of malaria in Africa firsthand. Insecticide-treated bed nets are one of easiest ways to protect families from malaria-carrying mosquitoes. Im proud to be part of this initiative to send nets and save lives, and am hopeful we can reach this goal for the Central African Republic.

Nothing But Nets, a global, grassroots campaign to end malaria in Africa, has helped distribute more than 3 million long-lasting, insecticide-treated bed nets in 15 countries across Africa. With the help of Moore and PSI, covering the Central African Republic with bed nets will be a key step toward the global goal of ending malaria deaths by 2015.

People need to know that malaria, a disease that has existed for centuries and killed millions, can be stopped within the next five years, said Adrianna Logalbo, Director of Nothing But Nets. Mandy Moores voice, and the global reach of social media, is helping spread the buzz about the urgency of stopping this preventable disease.

Moore has been active in the fight against malaria since she saw its impact firsthand in South Sudan last year, on a trip to distribute nets with PSIan experience that inspired her to raise awareness to end malaria deaths. Id like to invite my fans to join me for a live discussion on August 12 at 2:00 p.m. [ET] to learn more and find out how they can help. Im eager to spread the word about this deadly disease and its simple solutionjust $ 10 to send a life-saving bed net.

Moore will join experts from Nothing But Nets and PSI for a Town Hall on malaria in Africa, broadcast live on Facebook, to speak more about the emergency appeal for nets in the Central African Republic and what Americans can do to help. To learn more, please visit http://www.NothingButNets.net.

BACKGROUND

Malaria is endemic throughout the Central African Republic year-round and is the leading killer of children under the age of five. Nothing But Nets, in partnership with Many Moore and PSI, plans to deliver 837,000 long-lasting, insecticide-treated bed nets to ensure each family in the country is protected from malaria.

Every 30 seconds, a child dies from malaria – which is easily prevented through the use of an insecticide-treated bed net. The nets create a protective barrier against mosquitoes at night, when the vast majority of malaria transmissions occur, and are the most cost-effective method of preventing the spread of the disease. One bed net can protect a family of four, and lasts up to five years. A net costs just $ 10 to purchase, deliver, and educate the recipient on its proper use.

To date, Nothing But Nets has raised more than $ 30 million to distribute more than 3 million nets to families throughout Africa. For more information, please visit http://www.NothingButNets.net.

About Nothing But Nets

Nothing But Nets is a global, grassroots campaign to save lives by preventing malaria, a leading killer of children in Africa. Inspired by sports columnist Rick Reilly, hundreds of thousands of people have joined the campaign that was created by the United Nations Foundation in 2006. Founding campaign partners include the National Basketball Associations NBA Cares, The people of The United Methodist Church, and Sports Illustrated. It only costs $ 10 to provide an insecticide-treated bed net that can prevent this deadly disease. Visit http://www.NothingButNets.net to send a net and save a life.

About PSI

PSI is a leading global health organization with programs targeting malaria, child survival, HIV and reproductive health. Working in partnership within the public and private sectors, and harnessing the power of the markets, PSI provides life-saving products, clinical services and behavior change communications that empower the world’s most vulnerable populations to lead healthier lives. http://www.psi.org.

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Singer-Songwriter, and Actress Mandy Moore Distributes Life-Saving Nets in the Central African Republic


Bangui, Central African Republic (Vocus) October 1, 2010

Singer-songwriter, and actress Mandy Moore helped distribute thousands of long-lasting, insecticide-treated mosquito nets today to families in the Central African Republic (CAR), a country with one of the highest childhood death rates in the world and where malaria is a primary cause of illness and death. Moore, an Ambassador for PSI (Population Services International), traveled to Africa as part of a trip led by the UN Foundations Nothing But Nets campaign and PSI. The distribution of the life-saving, anti-malaria nets was made possible by Nothing But Nets supporters, and UNICEF, who together answered the UNs urgent call to send a net to every family in CAR.

It was an honor to join this trip to help distribute long-lasting, insecticide-treated nets to help prevent malaria which continues to kill nearly one million people every year, said Mandy Moore. This week Ive met mothers who have lost children to malaria and worry daily about losing others. It is life-changing to be able to give them nets to protect their babies from malaria-carrying mosquitoes while they sleep.

While in CAR, Moore met with families to learn about the devastating effects of malaria and the impact of mosquito nets. She helped the Ministry of Health and UN partners hang the nets and educate families about their proper use. Moore also participated in a local press event to raise awareness about the importance of using life-saving nets.

Moore has been active in the fight against malaria since she first saw its impact in South Sudan last year, on a trip to distribute nets with PSIan experience that inspired her to raise awareness to end malaria deaths. Were on our way to reaching our goal of delivering a net to every family in CAR by the end of the year. Over the next week the partnership will deliver over 400,000 nets, nearly half the amount it will take to fill the gap. It takes just $ 10 to helpI hope more people will join us to make sure these families can sleep safely under an anti-malaria net. Together, we can cover the country.

Nothing But Nets, a global, grassroots campaign to end malaria in Africa, has helped distribute more than 3.5 million long-lasting, insecticide-treated bed nets in 25 countries across Africa. With the help of Moore and PSI, covering the Central African Republic with mosquito nets will be a key step toward the global goal of ending malaria deaths by 2015.

Malaria is preventable and we are making progress toward bringing an end to malaria deaths in the next five years, said Adrianna Logalbo, Director of Nothing But Nets. We thank Mandy Moore for joining us in the movement to end malaria and helping to raise awareness about the urgency of preventing this deadly disease.

To learn more and to see photos from the trip, please visit http://www.NothingButNets.net. For hi-res photos, please contact Negin Janati at njanati(at)unfoundation(dot)org.

Americans Act Quickly to Save Lives in Central Africa


Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) January 24, 2011

Today, the United Nations Foundations Nothing But Nets campaign, PSI (Population Services International), and UNICEF announced the successful delivery of nearly 1 million anti-malaria mosquito nets in the Central African Republic (CAR)providing one net to each family in the country. The families received their nets less than six months after the UN identified an urgent need to protect them against malaria and thousands of Americans rallied to answer the call for help.

To ensure mosquito nets reached homes as quickly as possible, the UN Foundations Nothing But Netsa global, grassroots campaign to prevent malaria in Africa, partnered with PSI to call on its supporters across the country to help fill the need by the end of 2010. Singer, actress, and PSI ambassador Mandy Moore helped the campaign raise awareness and encouraged people to donate. I had the opportunity to meet families, visit clinics, and deliver nets in the Central African Republic, and saw the need first-hand, said Moore of her trip last October. The fact that thousands of people around the country came together so quickly to help protect families on the other side of the world is overwhelming, and so inspiring.

Malaria is prevalent throughout the CAR year-round and is the leading killer of children under the age of five. The high rate of malaria in this country is a severe problem, and using long-lasting, insecticide-treated nets is one of the best, most cost-effective ways for families to protect themselves from the disease, said Tanya Chapuisat, Country Representative for UNICEF in CAR. We are very thankful for the contributions that have helped us distribute nets to save lives.

We reached this goal by working together, said Adrianna Logalbo, director of the Nothing But Nets campaign. We are grateful for the strong partnerships and dedicated supporters who helped send nets to save lives in the Central African Republic, bringing us one step closer to reaching the goal of ending malaria deaths by 2015. Nothing But Nets worked with its UN partners especially UNICEF and the World Health OrganizationPSI, and the CAR Ministry of Health to deliver the nets on the ground.

To date, Nothing But Nets has raised more than $ 35 million to distribute over 4 million nets to families throughout Africa. Every 45 seconds, a child dies from malaria — which is easily prevented through the use of an insecticide-treated net. The nets create a protective barrier against mosquitoes at night, when the vast majority of malaria transmissions occur. One long-lasting, insecticide-treated net can protect a family of four, and lasts up to three years. A net costs just $ 10 to purchase, deliver, and educate the recipient on its proper use. For more information, please visit http://www.NothingButNets.net.

About Nothing But Nets

Nothing But Nets is a global, grassroots campaign to save lives by preventing malaria, a leading killer of children in Africa. Inspired by sports columnist Rick Reilly, hundreds of thousands of people have joined the campaign that was created by the United Nations Foundation in 2006. Founding campaign partners include the National Basketball Associations NBA Cares, The people of The United Methodist Church, and Sports Illustrated. It only costs $ 10 to provide an insecticide-treated bed net that can prevent this deadly disease. Visit http://www.NothingButNets.net to send a net and save a life.

About PSI

PSI is a leading global health organization with programs targeting malaria, child survival, HIV and reproductive health. Working in partnership within the public and private sectors, and harnessing the power of the markets, PSI provides life-saving products, clinical services and behavior change communications that empower the world’s most vulnerable populations to lead healthier lives. http://www.psi.org.

About the UN Foundation

The United Nations Foundation, a public charity was created in 1998 with entrepreneur and philanthropist Ted Turners historic $ 1 billion gift to support UN causes and activities. We build and implement public/private partnerships to address the worlds most pressing problems, and work to broaden support for the UN through advocacy and public outreach. Through our campaigns and partnerships, we connect people, ideas, and resources to help the UN solve global problems. The campaigns we conduct reduce child mortality, empower women and girls, create a new energy future, secure peace and human rights, and promote technology innovation to improve health outcomes. These solutions are helping the UN advance the eight global targets known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). For more information, visit http://www.unfoundation.org.

About UNICEF

UNICEF is on the ground in over 150 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive, from early childhood through adolescence. The worlds largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments. For more information about UNICEF and its work visit: http://www.unicef.org

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Making Medical History: Texas Fertility Center Celebrates First Birth in Central Texas from New Frozen Egg Technology


Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 28, 2011

Assisted reproductive technology has allowed millions of people to create and expand their families. For years, Texas Fertility Center (TFC) has used frozen sperm and frozen embryos in combination with intrauterine insemination (IUI) or in-vitro fertilization (IVF) to achieve high success rates. Recent advances in technology have now enabled TFC to add frozen eggs to its medical protocol. TFC is now proud to announce that it has helped an Austin couple welcome a second child through the use of frozen donor eggs.

When Ellen and Michael Navarre decide to start a family, they needed help. In 2007, the couple conceived their son Charlie via IVF. The Navarres were thrilled to become parents. We were so excited that we were able to successfully conceive Charlie, Ellen explained.

Dr. Kaylen Silverberg, Ellens physician, said that infertility treatments often give couples a real chance at having a family. With the options we have available, about 80 to 85 percent of our patients achieve their desired outcome.

A Different Approach

Once they were ready for another child, the process didnt go as smoothly. A frozen embryo cycle failed and, as Ellen was older, the Navarres discussed the possibility of using donor eggs. In their first attempt, Ellen used her sisters eggs, but that pregnancy resulted in a miscarriage. At that point, Dr. Silverberg mentioned the option of using frozen donor eggs.

That loss was difficult, Ellen said. But we knew wanted another child. We wanted Charlie to have a sibling, so when the opportunity came along, we were excited to be able to pursue it.

A relatively new procedure, oocyte cryopreservation, or egg freezing, not only offers infertile couples another choice, but it also gives career women a chance to preserve their fertility for a later time and it helps cancer patients protect their abilities to start families after treatment.

Until recently, egg freezing wasnt really a choice for women, Dr. Silverberg explained. Eggs, the bodys largest cell, are comprised mainly of water and they have historically been very difficult to freeze successfully. Vitrification, or ultra-rapid freezing, has enabled us to help our patients have the families they desire by giving them another treatment option.

For the Navarres, using a frozen egg donor provided the chance they were looking for to welcome another child into their home. The six frozen eggs were fertilized in the laboratory, and two embryos were transferred to Ellens uterus, resulting in a healthy pregnancy.

Ellen says that once they conceived, the couple really forgot about the donor eggs and daughter Catherine Collins was born in May. The growing becomes part of you. We didnt even think about it not being my egg.

It is such a personal choice, but this process was such a blessing, says the proud mother of two. The ultimate goal was a beautiful baby and a sibling for Charlie. We couldnt love her anymore.

About Texas Fertility Center

Texas Fertility Center (TFC), one of the nations leading full-service infertility practices, provides advanced Infertility and Reproductive Endocrinology services to patients throughout Texas, the Southwestern United States, and the Americas. Since 1980, TFC has been recognized nationally for outstanding pregnancy rates, cutting-edge laboratory procedures, and innovative research programs. For more information, please visit http://www.txfertility.com.

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Security Central Exchange Shines Light on Mother’s Alleged Kidnapping of 19 Month Old Audrey Reese from Columbia, Maryland


Columbia, MD (PRWEB) May 14, 2012

Security Central Exchange continues its public service mission to help parents enhance their child’s safety by giving them the capability to protect, locate and track their children using GPS technology. Security Central Exchange’s mission is to raise awareness of the problem and provide security products and assistance to help parents prevent, detect and respond to potential threats to their children. In the event a child does become missing, we help the parents try to safely recover the child using a variety of methods, including public service announcements, GPS Tracking solutions, and helping parents find a Private Investigator in their area, says Security Central Exchange, CEO, Mark Schober.

The most recent missing child case Security Central Exchange is trying to raise awareness about is the disappearance of 19 month old Audrey Reese. She was allegedly kidnapped from Columbia, MD on April 22, 2012 by Victoria Reese, her biological Mother. Victoria and Audrey were last seen in Peoria, Arizona on April 23, 2012. Judge Janice Crawford of Maricopa County Superior Court, case number FC2012-003939, issued a warrant ordering law enforcement officers to take Audrey into custody and return her to the biological Father Nicholas Planas, according to Audrey’s Grandparents currently living in Columbia, Maryland.

Audrey is a 19 months old female, approximately 24 inches tall and weighs 25 pounds. She has grey-blue eyes, and curly dark blonde hair. Her biological mother, Victoria Reese is a white female 5 foot 3 inches tall, 20 years of age, weighs approximately 170 pounds with green-hazel eyes and brown-blonde wavy hair. Anyone seeing Audrey or Victoria should immediately report the missing child to their local law enforcement authority. Her Biological Father and Grandparents have made an emotional plea asking for help in locating and returning her home safely. Security Central Exchange, CEO says “Let’s get Audrey back home safely where she belongs.”







Celebree Toy Drive In Full Swing All 20 Centers in Central Maryland and Delaware Accepting Toy Donations

(PRWEB) December 13, 2012

Celebree Toy Drive In Full Swing All 20 Centers in Central Maryland and Delaware Accepting Toy Donations

Bel Air, MD: Celebree Learning Centers, a leading provider of childcare in Maryland and Delaware, is pleased to announce that its annual toy drive is in full swing. Celebree has partnered again with WMAR-TV to sponsor the annual Its Kindertime Toy Drive. The toy drive collects toys for Maryland families in need and for children of Marylands fallen firefighters and police officers. To date the drive has helped distribute more than 350,000 toys to area children.

Celebree Learning Centers founder Richard Huffman, a father of five, says there are several reasons Celebree finds the toy drive such a worthwhile cause.

The main goal is certainly to help children who are in need, Mr. Huffman said. Its a wonderful feeling to know that our staff, families and children are able to make the holidays a little more enjoyable for so many.

Mr. Huffman explains that another goal of Celebrees participation in the toy drive is to teach our children the importance of helping others.

At our 20 childcare centers in Maryland and Delaware, we make the toy drive an integrated part of our educational based curriculum, explained Mr. Huffman. Children learn what it means to extend a helping hand to those in need particularly to children who dont always have the good fortune of others.

The Its Kindertime Toy Drive benefits needy and disadvantaged children through the help of charities including Kennedy Krieger, Salvation Army, Volunteers of America, various social services agencies church groups and more.

Mr. Huffman and his teachers want to nurture a generation of socially engaged individuals.

Even at a young age our students can learn that they can have a major impact on real people’s lives, Mr. Huffman said. Children will have many other opportunities to give, beyond charitable organizations.

Birthdays and winter holidays are obvious occasions. Smaller ones may include helping an elderly neighbor or visiting someone in the hospital.

When children feel loved and learn to appreciate what they have, the next step is to share that love with others, Mr. Huffman said. When they do, parents can talk about how it makes them feel to have given and families can share the good feelings together.

Getting Involved in the Celebree Kindertime Toy Drive

New, unwrapped toys can be dropped off at any of the 20 Celebree Learning Centers locations in Central Maryland and Delaware. Celebrees childcare centers are open weekdays to accept donations between 6:30 AM and 6:30 PM. Donations are also being accepted at the WMAR studios located on 6400 York Road in Baltimore.

Donations

Donations will be accepted until Wednesday, December 19th. Our big distribution day will take place on Thursday, December 20th between 3:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. as a caravan of emergency vehicles will leave the television station with sirens blaring, lights flashing and toys in tow.

About Celebree Learning Centers

At Celebree, our promise to our parents and children is to Protect, Educate and Nurture from every aspect of your childs daily experience. The goal of our program is to provide your child with a safe and nurturing learning environment that will benefit you, your child and our community. We understand both the concerns of parents and the needs of young children. Both are the foundation of our program. Learn more at Celebree at celebree.com. To schedule a tour please call 410-515-8750.







Jolie Ravioli Continues to Expand its All Natural Line of Childrens Ravioli into Stop & Shop, Giant Carlisle, Stew Leonards, Earth Fare and Central Market


New Hyde Park, NY (PRWEB) April 12, 2013

Jolie Ravioli announced today they have reached agreements with Stop & Shop, Giant Carlisle, Stew Leonards, Earth Fare and Central Market to sell their branded line of all natural childrens ravioli. Jolie Ravioli are made with 100% Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese, Non GMO Flour, are Trans Fat Free and made without Additives, Preservatives or Artificial Colors. Jolie Ravioli come in six kid friendly fun shapes named Rocky the Rocket Ship, Hailey the Heart, Stella the Star, Cooper the Car, Buddy the Bear and Daisy the Dinosaur. Jolie Ravioli are made with four delicious fillings including: Traditional Cheese made with 100% Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese; Cheese & Broccoli, Pizza-rolis and Mac & Cheezy each made with Low Fat Ricotta Cheese.

We have seen an overwhelming positive response from both retailers and parents regarding our kid friendly fun shapes and the superior taste of Jolie Ravioli. We know from research that children are significantly influenced by the shape, size and visual appearance of food they eat, thats why we created Jolie Ravioli for children, said Paul Moncada, National Sales Manager of Jolie Ravioli.

Jolie Ravioli are also an excellent source of Protein, Calcium and Vitamin A and are available in the following four delicious fillings:

Jolie Cheese Ravioli: Everyones favorite. An assortment of kid friendly fun shaped raviolis filled with 100% Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese blended with Romano Cheese to create a flavorful filling of pure cheese delight thats sure to keep the kids coming back for more. These adventurous raviolis can be eaten plain, with your favorite sauce, or with butter and grated cheese.

Jolie Cheese & Broccoli Ravioli: An assortment of kid friendly fun shaped raviolis filled with Low Fat Whole Cheese, Romano Cheese, White Cheddar Cheese and Broccoli to create a secretive filling that turns eating Broccoli into childs play. These adventurous raviolis can be eaten plain, with your favorite sauce, or with butter and grated cheese.

Jolie Pizza-rolis: An assortment of kid friendly fun shaped raviolis filled with a delicious blend of Low Fat Ricotta Cheese, Low Fat Mozzarella Cheese and a mysterious mixture of pure pizza heaven makes this ravioli a childrens favorite. These adventurous raviolis can be eaten plain, with your favorite sauce, or with butter and grated cheese.

Mac & Cheezy: An assortment of kid friendly fun shaped raviolis filled with a delicious blend of Low Fat Ricotta Cheese, Cheddar Cheese and jam-packed with the bold taste of Macaroni & Cheese to satisfy any childs craving. These adventurous raviolis can be eaten plain, with your favorite sauce, with butter or graded cheese.

We have been expanding our retail presence across the United States and retailers have been very supportive and feel parents are looking for more children focused foods, but especially for great tasting foods, said Moncada.

Jolie Ravioli can be found at such fine retailers as Whole Food Markets, Fairway Markets, Kings Supermarkets, Martins’ Supermarkets, Uncle Giuseppe’s, ShopRite Markets, Natural Food Stores and Independent Stores.

About Us

Jolie Ravioli is located in New Hyde Park, New York and operates in a state-of-the-art HACCP approved facility and prides itself in making only the highest quality All Natural children’s pasta products. Jolie Ravioli are made with 100% Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese, Non GMO Flour, and are Trans Fat Free made without Additives, Preservatives or Artificial Colors. Jolie Ravioli are also a good source of Protein, Calcium and Vitamin A. Jolie Ravioli come in six kid friendly fun shapes named Rocky the Rocket Ship, Hailey the Heart, Stella the Star, Cooper the Car Buddy the Bear and Daisy the Dinosaur. Jolie Ravioli fillings come in four delicious varieties including: Traditional Cheese, made with 100% Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese, Cheese & Broccoli, Pizza-rolis and Mac & Cheezy each made with Low Fat Ricotta Cheese. Jolie Ravioli was voted Best Ravioli for Kids by Everyday with Rachael Ray magazine! Jolie Ravioli are available for Supermarket Chains, Independent Supermarkets, Specialty Stores, Club Stores and Foodservice Operators. Jolie Ravioli was established in 2004 and maintains a high standard of product quality, customer service and uniqueness. Jolie Ravioli proprietary kid friendly shaped Teddy Bear, Dinosaur, Rocket Ship, Car, Heart and Star are patent protected under U.S. Patent Laws. For more information about Jolie Ravioli, contact Paul Moncada at 1-888-588-7287 (LUV-RAVS) or e-mail him at paul(at)nyravioli(dot)com.