Take 15 for Families!

Did you know reading with your kids 15 minutes a day helps strengthen family bonds, expand their vocabulary, and teach them skills... › Learn more!

Design a Pinwheel

Help Our Garden Grow by designing your own pinwheel and adding it to our virtual garden. Don't forget to add your personal message on why you or your family Stand for Children. This is a fun project to do with your kids. › Start NOW!

842 Pinwheels Created So Far!

Take a Stand. Learn How.

Resilient families build strong communities that lead to a more vibrant Maryland. The Family Tree is dedicated to preventing child abuse. We are launching this effort to educate and engage the community to make sure that children are our top priority. The Pinwheel is a fitting symbol for this effort - because childhood should be a breeze. › Learn HOW!


At first, I was really mad that my dad insisted that we eat meals as a family. Next thing I know he’s got me peeling potatoes and my sister setting the table… After a couple of weeks, it just became a habit. Now I look forward to dinner and hearing about everyone’s day. I can’t wait to share my great news. I got a 'B' on last week’s geometry quiz! - Cara