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Mothers’ Milk Bank Announces Critical Need for Donor Milk

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Mothers’ Milk Bank (MMB), the California-based nonprofit, is inviting lactating mothers to join its network of milk donors, aiming to expand its pool of contributors. This announcement comes on the heels of a new University of Iowa study on the health benefits of donated breast milk for extremely premature infants. The importance of donated breast milk has garnered international media attention in recent months after tennis champion Serena Williams shared her milk donation in a viral social media post. In response to the significant demand for human donor milk and the urgent need to support our communities' most vulnerable members, Mother’s Milk Bank is leading a comprehensive initiative to recruit new milk donors. This initiative includes "Milk Meet-Ups," providing opportunities for individuals to begin the month-long process of qualifying as milk donors. These Meet-Ups will kick off with an in-person Milk Drive on February 29 in Madera County at the Madera Department of Public Health, marking the start of an ambitious Milk Donor Drive aiming to enlist 5,000 new donors throughout 2024. Mothers’ Milk Bank Milk Meet-Up Schedule: Madera County (north of Fresno): Madera Department of Public Health Date: February 29, 2024 | Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm Location: 1604 Sunrise Ave, Madera, CA 93638 | Oz Conference Room Los Angeles County: Henry Mayo’s Lactation Department Date: March 28, 2024 | Time: TBD Location: 23861 McBean Pkwy Suite B-14 Valencia CA, 91355 VIRTUAL Milk Drive with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Click to start the donor registration process beginning April 1, 2024 Santa Cruz County: Watsonville Community Hospital Date: May 2, 2024 | Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Location: 75 Nielson St., Watsonville, CA 95076 | Conference Room 1 & 2 Sacramento County: McKinley Park Date: May 3, 2024 | Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm Location: 601 Alhambra Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95816 Placer County: Women’s & Children’s Center Date: May 4, 2024 | Time:10:00am - 1:00pm Location: 1600 Eureka Rd., Roseville, CA 95661 | Building B Premature infants, medically fragile babies, and those with special medical needs depend on donated breast milk for their survival. In 2023, over 2,000 generous donors contributed to Mothers’ Milk Bank, providing 1.64 million ounces of this life-saving mothers’ milk to babies in need across the United States. Recognizing the growing demand, Mothers’ Milk Bank anticipates an increased need in 2024. To meet this demand, the organization aims to recruit 5,000 lactating mothers from diverse backgrounds to become donors of this precious "liquid gold”. The process to become a donor typically takes a month, resulting in an ongoing need to recruit new donors to ensure a steady supply of donor milk. On average, most donors only send milk for less than one year or until their baby turns one, it is critical to consistently raise awareness of the importance of donating surplus mothers’ milk. “We are experiencing a pressing need for more milk donors, and it's vital for the welfare of the infants depending on our services that we expand our donor network without delay," states Jennifer Benito-Kowalski, chief executive officer of Mothers' Milk Bank. Mothers who are currently breastfeeding and have excess milk are encouraged to consider donating to help fill this crucial need. To start the process, visit the Mothers’ Milk Bank website to fill out an application. Those who are unable to donate breast milk can still help by sponsoring a cooler for $98 or by making a financial contribution. Why donate breast milk? The need for donated breast milk remains constant, especially for infants facing health complications. According to the National Institute of Health, more than 300,000 babies require advanced medical care in neonatal intensive care units across the United States every year. This need may arise when infants are born prematurely before their mother's milk has developed, when they face specific health challenges during infancy, or when they are adopted or born through surrogacy. Eligible milk donors include lactating mothers whose bodies produce more milk than their own baby needs, when they have lost their own child postpartum and need to help their body transition from lactation, or simply because they are altruistically driven to support infant health through equal access to breast milk. How does milk donation work? Mothers’ Milk Bank screens all potential breast milk donors through a comprehensive but easy, facilitated process per internationally recognized guidelines. All donated milk is pooled, pasteurized and tested before distribution to hospitals and families in need. There is no cost to becoming a milk donor – nor are donors compensated. Mothers’ Milk Bank provides donors with professional support and resources during the donation process and covers all screening and shipping costs. Lactating mothers interested in becoming a donor can learn more about the Milk Meetups and Spring Donor Drive at MothersMilk.org. To get started send an email to donate@MothersMilk.org, call 1-877-375-6645, Ext. 3 or apply online. *** To schedule an interview, contact Liza Batallones at 415-766-0846 or liza@landispr.com. Hi-res images are available for download here. About Mothers’ Milk Bank Founded nearly 50 years ago, the Mothers’ Milk Bank is a leading nonprofit organization based in San Jose, California, that is dedicated to providing screened, donated human milk to all babies. The organization collects, pasteurizes, and distributes safe human milk to hospitals and families in need, ensuring that infants receive the essential nutrition required for optimal health and development. With a commitment to improving the lives of babies, Mothers’ Milk Bank plays a vital role in supporting families and advancing neonatal care across California and beyond. More information at MothersMilk.org. Contact Details Landis Communications, Inc. Liza Batallones +1 415-766-0846 liza@landispr.com Company Website https://mothersmilk.org/

February 28, 2024 06:00 AM Pacific Standard Time

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Nestle Brands Reinforce Commitment to Esports Through New Sponsorship Deals

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Maggi, one of Nestle’s billion-dollar brands, and its oriental noodles brand Fusian continue their support for the esports industry by extending their sponsorship with GiantX. 1 This partnership, now entering its fourth year, solidifies Maggi Fusian as the official partner of one of Europe's most popular and successful esports teams, GiantX. GiantX, formed from Giants Gaming and Excel Esports' merger in December 2023, is a major player in esports, excelling in various video game titles. It's a key founder of two major leagues - League of Legends EMEA Championship (LEC) and Valorant Champions Tour EMEA (VCT) by Riot Games. With headquarters in London, Malaga, and Berlin, GiantX has amassed over 23 million fans in Europe. Maggi Fusian's involvement in esports began in 2021 and has since become a recognized brand in the sector alongside GiantX. This partnership highlights Maggi Fusian's commitment to the esports community and its support for GiantX in their competitive endeavors. GiantX also signed a partnership agreement with KitKat, another Nestle company. In January, the partnership was renewed for an additional year. 2 As per the renewed partnership agreement, KitKat's logo will appear on the sleeve of player jerseys during both international and domestic competitions. Additionally, KitKat's branding will be showcased on GiantX's social media and streaming channels, including YouTube and Twitch, as well as other platforms where the team shares content. The collaboration will also involve the creation of original content. Another major player in the esports market is OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF), an esports and entertainment company catering to today’s generation of fans. Over the last few months, OverActive Media has solidified its position as a major player in the esports world by acquiring two widely popular esports franchises, gaining new major sponsors and increasing both its audience engagement and viewership statistics across the leading streaming and social media platforms. Partnerships With Brands Drive Esports Growth Since adding KOI and Movistar Riders to its portfolio, OverActive Media has seen a significant uptick in viewership thanks to the popularity of the teams which have over 100 million dedicated followers and the social media cred of its co-founders Ibai Llanos, a world-leading Twitch streamer and former FC Barcelona football legend Gerard Piqué. OverActive Media has seen its viewer numbers soar in games like League of Legends, VALORANT, Counter Strike 2, and Call of Duty. The Mad Lions KOI team's performance, drawing a record 741,000 viewers in one match and 4.7 million Twitch views thanks to Ibai, has outshined even top TV show finales. In January, MAD Lions KOI and Movistars led the esports category in viewership and total engagements across major social media platforms in Europe and North America. It was also a top five brand globally during the same period. Their success continued with a historic 830,816 viewers for a single match, surpassing average NHL game viewerships. “Our ability to captivate a massive, global audience is pivotal to our success. The immediate surge in engagement and viewership after announcing the acquisitions highlights the strategic value of our operations and solidifies our leadership in the esports industry," said OverActive Media CEO Adam Adamou. "Merging our existing business with these acquisitions opens new vistas for viewer engagement. The enthusiastic response from our fans and partners reaffirms our direction and commitment.” The company has also bolstered its portfolio of noteworthy partnerships. On February 28, OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF) announced a multi million dollar sponsorship with Telefónica, one of the largest telephone operators and mobile network providers in the world. Telefónica, which is a long-time partner of Movistar Riders, renewed its sponsorship for three years to the end of 2026. The expanded partnership includes select naming rights, brand visibility on team gear and products, and collaborative content development and marketing. In 2022, Telefónica took a minority stake in Movistar Riders. With the completion of these acquisitions, Telefónica will transition to becoming a shareholder in OverActive Media. Telefónica is the latest addition to OverActive Media ’s roster of partnerships which includes respected brands including Bell, who is also a shareholder of the company, as well as Kappa, Red Bull, TD, Razer, SCUF and AMD. Click here for more information about OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF). [1] https://europeangaming.eu/portal/latest-news/2024/02/22/153417/maggi-renews-its-sponsorship-with-giantx/ [2] https://esportsadvocate.net/2024/01/giantx-renews-partnership-with-kitkat/ Disclaimer 1) The author of the Article, or members of the author’s immediate household or family, do not own any securities of the companies set forth in this Article. The author determined which companies would be included in this article based on research and understanding of the sector. 2) The Article was issued on behalf of and sponsored by, OverActive Media. 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February 28, 2024 08:30 AM Eastern Standard Time

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Embark on an Epic Eclipse Getaway: Arkansas State Parks and Hot Springs Await Eclipse Enthusiasts!

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Mark your calendars for April 8th, when the Great American Eclipse graces the skies. And the ultimate eclipse getaway, within the path of totality, is Arkansas, where a host of outdoor recreational activities await before, during, and after the event. A video accompanying this announcement is available at: https://youtu.be/DM_45hB_PVU Whether you crave the vibrant energy of a lively crowd or yearn for the serenity of wide-open spaces, Arkansas offers it all. The path of totality will stretch over 100 miles across The Natural State, extending from the southwest to the northeast. In some locations, lucky observers will experience more than four minutes of total darkness. 53 of Arkansas' 75 counties will fall within the path of totality, including major cities such as Little Rock, Hot Springs, Texarkana, Conway, and Jonesboro. Nearly two-thirds of Arkansas will be in total darkness beginning at 1:45 pm CST. The closer you are to the center of the line of totality, the longer the time of darkness. Arkansas offers eclipse visitors a vast choice of locations to experience this solar event. Hang out with thousands of other gazers or find a secluded spot to enjoy the eclipse alone. The Natural State has a variety of areas and landscapes from which to choose that are free from light pollution and other obstructions. Whether you want to be on water, in an urban setting, away from crowds, or at a park or museum, Arkansas boasts an abundance of great locations for your eclipse adventure. The Buffalo National River in north central Arkansas was named by Outside Magazine as one of the best places to view the eclipse because of its Dark Skies designation. But no matter where you go in Arkansas within the path, you’ll be able to see the eclipse and be received with genuine southern hospitality. In Hot Springs there are many events for visitors including a 4-day music event with various pieces of art on display, the Mid-America Science Museum will host an eclipse event to help educate children about the eclipse. In Russellville, located an hour north of Little Rock, you can ride in a hot air balloon, enjoy blues music and eat some good barbecue at the Blues, Balloons and Barbecue Festival. NASA will also make an eclipse presentation at that event and will make Arkansas Tech University at Russellville its base for observing the eclipse. Visitors are invited to also take advantage of the many outdoor recreational opportunities in Arkansas, many of which are located within Arkansas State Parks. Whether you like hiking, mountain biking, climbing, or fishing, you will find plenty to do in The Natural State that will make your visit one to remember. To learn more visit: Arkansas.com/eclipse Contact Details YourUpdateTV +1 212-736-2727 yourupdatetv@gmail.com

February 27, 2024 10:57 AM Eastern Standard Time

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Fastest Growing North American-Based Sports Media Company, Basketball Forever, Signs First North American Gaming Partnership with Dabble

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Basketball Forever, one of the fastest growing and most engaged independent sports content brands in the world, announced its first North American gaming partnership with fantasy operator Dabble to offer free-to-play games to North American audiences. Though more than 50% of its website traffic and user base comes from the United States, this will mark Basketball Forever’s debut into the North American market. Since launching in the U.S. at the start of 2024, Dabble has garnered over 500,000 unique downloads and amassed more than 10,000 players, proving to be one of the most appealing fantasy operators in the industry. The partnership kicked off during NBA All-Star weekend when Dabble offered Basketball Forever’s Hot Hands game during the 2024 All-Star Game. The opening day saw nearly 10,000 players participating, culminating in more than 70,000 total sessions over All-Star weekend. “Our launch with Dabble during All-Star weekend proved that we are definitely in the right place at the right time by expanding our business operation into North America,” said Alex Sumsky, CEO and co-founder of Basketball Forever. “Our success with Dabble will be an incredible case study of what we can offer to North American fantasy and real money operators—something we have a proven track record of in Australia. For instance, through our content portfolio in Australia, we were able to drive A$15 million of LTV to TAB whilst only spending A$500,000 on player acquisition. With a highly engaged audience and an extremely low cost per acquisition, we can offer American operators the same type of impact, as well as the eventual launch of our own owned and operated products and game suites” Basketball Forever will offer Hot Hands again on March 26 during a matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers and Milwaukee Bucks. To play the game, users are given randomly generated, personalized bingo cards filled with player prediction tiles. Tracking the progress of selected player performances in real-time, users chase winning combinations, creating an immersive and interactive experience that blends the thrill of live sports with the anticipation of winning. All a user needs to do is complete a line to win a prize and fill the board to claim the jackpot. Two additional games, V.O.A.T. and Streaker, are currently in development and will go live before the end of the 2024 NBA season. In V.O.A.T., players will answer a series of live questions across various in-game events, testing knowledge and strategic decision making. Incorrect guesses eliminate users until one is left standing. The winner scoops the prize offered for that game. In Streaker, users will participate in a pick-em style game built around digital trading cards with trading mechanics. Both games will be offered as free-to-play versions for now, with real-money versions offered in the immediate future. In open beta, the V.O.A.T. product boasted a 91% organic retention rate with the 30,000 strong user base averaging 35 unique sessions per week on the game. “With our V.O.A.T. game, we were able to acquire our entire beta population and watch it grow four times over without spending a dollar on marketing or user acquisition tactics,” said Basketball Forever Chief Strategy Officer Nick Kelland. “ Because we own and operate our games, the majority of Basketball Forever’s content can have V.O.A.T.-related calls to action integrated, which is a pure opportunity for free daily user acquisition. We are expecting V.O.A.T. to grow to 300,000 users by the end of 2024 with a CPA of essentially $0.00. This is a massive opportunity for brands and sponsors in the North American market to reach a large and motivated audience for an extremely low cost.” Founded in 2015, Basketball Forever is a digital media platform creating news and content on the global basketball market. For more than a decade, the company has built its brand organically from Australia, amassing a monthly global audience of more than 110 million unique visitors. Previously, all of its partners, sponsors and development efforts focused on the Australian market, even though the platform reaches 45 million unique visitors per month from the United States alone. With its first major push into the North American market, Basketball Forever will be making several strategic business announcements in the upcoming months. ABOUT BASKETBALL FOREVER Basketball Forever was founded in 2015 with a mission to celebrate the game and embrace its ability to unite people from all over the world. The brand reaches millions globally as the best source of breaking news, commentary, rumors, and culture through a uniquely social-first approach, bringing the best content to the consumer and removing the barriers between the creative and the consumer. The company is currently the top ranked global sports company amongst millennials by engagement, garnering 3.9 billion impressions yearly, with a monthly global reach of 105 million unique visitors. For more information and to subscribe, please visit: BasketballForever.com Contact Details Hot Paper Lantern Sterling A. Randle +1 801-319-6153 srandle@hotpaperlantern.com Company Website https://basketballforever.com/

February 27, 2024 07:58 AM Eastern Standard Time

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Vaping: Know the Truth: Youth Vaping Prevention & Resources to Quit

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A video accompanying this announcement is available at: https://youtu.be/LXqBkJ5imDA E-cigarette use remains a public health threat among youth and young adults with more than 2.1 million middle and high schoolers currently using e-cigarettes, according to the 2023 National Youth Tobacco Survey. Nearly one in four students surveyed use e-cigarettes vape every day or nearly daily, underscoring the highly addictive nature of nicotine, which is harmful to developing brains. It doesn’t stop there. A recent study revealed that teen cannabis use has increased by 245% over the past two decades and approximately 15% of high school seniors who have ever used cannabis become daily or near daily users. On February 5th, a media tour was conducted featuring Amy Taylor, Chief of Community Engagement for Truth Initiative and teachers who use the Vaping: Know the truth curriculum. Vaping: Know the truth is a free, comprehensive digital curriculum designed to empower students by giving them the facts about the health dangers of e-cigarettes and providing resources for youth who vape to quit and made available to schools by leading social impact education innovator, EVERFI. Truth Initiative also recently added two new lessons to the Vaping: Know the truth curriculum to equip students with knowledge about the health effects of vaping cannabis. The new cannabis-focused lessons equip students with knowledge regarding cannabis in vaping products, including short- and long-term health effects, consequences, and risks. Since its launch, more than one million students across the country have actively engaged with the curriculum. It is a self-led interactive online course with peer-to-peer instruction. It was developed as part of Truth Initiative’s proven-effective and nationally recognized truth youth public education campaign. In addition to encouraging students to live vape-free lives, Vaping: Know the truth offers resources to help young people who are currently using e-cigarettes to quit through truth’s first-of-its-kind text message youth quit vaping program This is Quitting, which is already helping more than 700,000 youth and young adults on their journeys to quit. The curriculum also has suggested resources available for young people looking to quit cannabis. For more information, visit TRUTHINITIATIVE.ORG/VAPING-CURRICULUM Contact Details YourUpdateTV +1 212-736-2727 yourupdatetv@gmail.com

February 26, 2024 12:25 PM Eastern Standard Time

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Fast-Growing UK Hair Brand Glaze Set To Shake Up US Hair Category, Launching Into 354 Target Stores Nationwide and Online

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Fast-growing UK hair brand Glaze - a subsidiary of parent company Waldencast UK Limited - expands its presence in North America with its first US physical retail partner, launching with Target starting today into 354 brick and mortar stores nationwide and on Target.com. Founded in 2021, Glaze creates accessible, easy-to-use, high-performance hair products that deliver confidence boosting, salon-worthy, glossy hair all day, every day. The brand is PETA-Certified Vegan & Cruelty-Free making it well positioned to capture the hearts of Zillennial, and the Target shopper. The brand first launched with a category game-changing semi-permanent color conditioning gloss with its distinctive, easy-to-use squeezy round bottle. They have since expanded the range into Care with GlaziPlex 4-IN-1 Super Bond Repair Treatment in September 2023 with new innovation to come being announced Spring 2024. Rolling out into Target, and supported with a nationwide US influencer campaign will be: SuperGloss Conditioning Gloss ($18.00 RRP): like a tinted moisturizer for the hair, SuperGloss is powered by KINDColor Technology to condition, care, hydrate and repair the hair as it colors for healthier, glossier, more vibrant hair in 10 minutes. In 16 shades, from a universal gloss to specific shades for highlights along with blondes, brunettes & redheads. Five of the brand’s best-selling shades will be available in-store – universal Sheer Glow, Brilliant Bronde, Glaze Cherry, Sleek Espresso and Luminous Liquorice. GlaziPlex 4-IN-1 Super Bond Repair Treatment ($22 RRP): infused with our QuadBond Technology, this conditioning treatment transforms damage to shine in just four minutes. It protects, strengthens, protects and glazes, and designed to treat all four types of damage from styling and color to chemical and heat. Waldencast Brands Chief Business Officer, Dani Viloria says, “At Glaze we are all about providing accessible, easy-to-use, high-performance products with head-turning hair results. We are so excited to be launching with Target, a retail partner who shares our vision to help US consumers nationwide achieve salon-worthy results right from their own shower.“ About Glaze: Founded in 2021, Glaze creates accessible, easy-to-use, high-performance hair products across color, care and styling that deliver confidence boosting, salon-worthy, glossy hair all day, every day. With care at their core, they are PETA-Certified Vegan & Cruelty-Free and have no parabens, no sulfates and no ammonia in any of their products. Available in the US on Amazon & Glazehair.co and in the UK on Amazon and in Superdrug. For More Information on Glaze: Website: glazehair.co Instagram: @glaze_hair TikTok: - @Glaze_Hair Facebook: @glaze_hair Pinterest: @glaze_hair Media Contacts: Amanda Smeal, amanda@amandasmeal.com Aimee Moss, aimee@aimeemoss.net Contact Details Amanda Smeal amanda@amandasmeal.com

February 26, 2024 08:08 AM Eastern Standard Time

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HTX DAO Announces Strategic Partnership with SUN.io to Drive Ecosystem Development

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HTX DAO announced a strategic partnership with SUN.io on February 25. Through this collaboration, both parties aim to bolster HTX token liquidity and offer rewards to platform users. Building on mutual benefits, they will collectively foster the healthy and orderly development of the HTX DAO ecosystem. HTX DAO, a pioneering Decentralized Autonomous Organization within the blockchain ecosystem, is driven by a vision of open finance and a decentralized tokenized economy, prioritizing the restoration of governance to HTX token holders. The governance control of HTX DAO is in the hands of HTX token holders. Individuals who hold HTX tokens have the power and responsibility to make decisions and determine the direction and allocation of resources within the HTX DAO. SUN.io, the first platform integrating on-chain token swaps, liquidity mining, stablecoin swaps, and DAO on the TRON public chain, offers users a diverse range of one-stop services. It aims to establish an integrated DEX ecosystem with a high level of functionality, profitability, and security by leveraging multiple transaction protocols. SUN.io offers various incentives for participants, including rewards of transaction fees offered to liquidity market makers, liquidity mining of LP Tokens, and staking rewards for the SUN token. Through this strategic partnership, it is projected that HTX DAO will supply HTX-TRX liquidity equivalent to 50% of its quarterly revenue to LPs. At least 80% of this liquidity will be directed to SUN.io, and the LP tokens will be deposited into a zero-address. Based on the revenue of HTX Exchange in 2022 and 2023, the partnership is anticipated to increase the total liquidity of SUN.io 's TVL by at least $100 million, representing more than 20% of its total TVL. In appreciation, SUN.io will utilize community governance to vote on granting a minimum of $10 million worth of SUN tokens (with the upper limit adjusted based on the actual LP-Forecasting contribution values) to HTX DAO users. Furthermore, HTX DAO users are allowed to exchange the donated SUN tokens in a dynamically adjustable manner, with the aim of attracting more community members and encouraging active participation in community governance for the development of SUN.io. The final interpretation of the event shall rest with HTX DAO and SUN.io, and its validity shall endure indefinitely. Click the link to read the announcement: https://htxdao-1.gitbook.io/announcement-en/ About HTX DAO As a multi-chain deployed decentralized autonomous organization (DAO), HTX DAO demonstrates an innovative governance approach. Unlike traditional corporate structures, it adopts a decentralized governance structure composed of a diversified group, jointly committed to the success of this organization. This unique ecosystem advocates open values and encourages all DAO participants to propose collaborations and protocol enhancements that can promote the development of HTX DAO. Contact Details HTX DAO media@htxdao.com

February 25, 2024 11:05 PM Eastern Standard Time

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Local Nonprofit Culminates 2023 Milestone – Over $32,000 in Gifts Donated to Children Battling Cancer – ahead of Inaugural Gala

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Miracles for Mya, a beacon of hope for families grappling with pediatric cancer, is proud to announce that it is capping off its milestone 2023 holiday season – providing over $32,000 in gifts to children battling cancer – with an inaugural Miracles for Mya Gala on March 9th, 2024. All gala proceeds will support the charity's ongoing mission to deliver joy and support to children with cancer and their families. "We launched Miracles for Mya after our daughter, Mya Tinajero, was diagnosed with stage IV Neuroblastoma, and lost her battle in 2017," said Misti Alberico Tinajero, President of Miracles for Mya. "Mya was always very generous, kind, and brave and after she gained her angelic wings, we felt compelled to honor her memory by carrying out ‘miracles’ for other families on her behalf. Mya fought long and hard for 6 years, never once believing that she couldn’t conquer cancer. We want to share that hope with kids fighting the same battle.” Since its founding in 2018, Miracles for Mya has donated over 6,500 toys to children at local area hospitals throughout Northeastern Illinois. Over $100,000 in toys and aid has been distributed by the charity in the last six years, including the 2023 holiday season, with $32,000 in gifts donated to children battling cancer. “The Miracles for Mya Gala is not just a fundraiser; it's a powerful opportunity to raise awareness about pediatric cancer and highlight the profound impact kindness and compassion can have on families in their most challenging moments,” said Antonio Tinajero, Vice President of Miracles for Mya. “Mya left a lasting impression on everyone she encountered. And we, unfortunately, deeply understand how difficult this journey can be, which is why we want to help other families, it’s what Mya would want and expect us to do.” The gala, priced at $85 per person, offers guests not only a night of dinner, dancing, and an open bar but also entertainment by renowned Chicago DJ Eddie V. Guests will also have the opportunity to participate in raffles for prizes that include a $500 Gift Card and a PlayStation 5. Miracles for Mya Gala When: Sat Mar 9, 2024 5:00 PM - 10:30 PM Where: Tuscany Falls Banquets, 60448 Tickets: Purchase tickets here To learn more about Miracles for Mya and the charity’s work, visit www.miraclesformya.org. Miracles for Mya is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and all proceeds are tax deductible. About Mya: Started by Mya’s Parents, Miracles for Mya is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded after Mya's courageous battle with stage IV Neuroblastoma. Mya was a typical 4-year-old who loved pink, princesses, and all things Disney. Mya’s (and her family’s) life changed on January 11, 2011, when they heard the words “Mya has cancer.” Mya was diagnosed with stage IV Neuroblastoma and was high-risk from the beginning. As scary as cancer was, nothing was going to change who this kid was. She was always known for her smile, kindness, generosity, and bravery. Mya fought long and hard over the next 6 years, never once believing that she couldn’t conquer cancer. Throughout her years, Mya left a lasting impression on all whom she encountered. Learn more at miraclesformya.org. Contact Details Miracles for Mya Aaron Alberico +1 202-744-0786 aalberico@raynoravenue.com Company Website https://miraclesformya.org/

February 22, 2024 01:30 PM Central Standard Time

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X Challenges YouTube With New Ad-Targeting Features

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Elon Musk's X is rolling out enhanced advertiser targeting features to attract video creators and compete more effectively against YouTube. X, formerly known as Twitter, revealed that advertisers will soon be able to run ads before videos from their chosen creators, starting later this month. 1 These new ads will be available in the main timeline as well as on a creator's profile, offering X's 80,000 creators an additional way to monetize their videos through a revenue-sharing model. While X declined to disclose the exact percentage of ad revenue it will share with creators, the move aligns with its efforts to support creators financially, having previously paid out over $20 million. For comparison, Google's YouTube typically gives creators a 55% share of ad revenue related to their videos. In recent months, Musk has been steering X towards a focus on premium video content by partnering with notable figures like former CNN host Don Lemon and World Wrestling Entertainment to produce shows for the platform. Musk has expressed his ambition for X to rival YouTube and has personally reached out to some creators. Last month, Musk praised YouTube star Jimmy Donaldson, known as MrBeast, for posting his first video on X. Musk's efforts are aimed at regaining marketers' trust after his tumultuous takeover of the platform led to a decline of more than 50% in advertising revenue. Last year, ad sales were estimated to be around $2.5 billion, falling short of the company's $3 billion target, as reported by Bloomberg. Over the past decade, advertising budgets have shifted from cable TV to online platforms due to changes in consumer behavior and technology. Online ads offer better targeting, flexibility, and cost-effectiveness, driving brands to connect with audiences digitally. This new industry has also turned the spotlight on streamers, particularly those streaming video game-related content. Right now, Gen Z and Gen Alpha are spending roughly 20% of their free time playing video games or watching streamers play. 2 That number is expected to continue rising as current players grow up and new generations enter the gaming world. As viewers continue turning their attention towards streamers, the industry is growing like wildfire and Canada's premier esports titan OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF) is staking its claim on the growing audience. OverActive Media is building an integrated global sports, media and entertainment company for today’s generation of fans, with a focus on esports, video games, live events and content creation. Building an Entertainment Powerhouse for Today’s Generation of Fans OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF) owns and manages team franchises in professional esports leagues, including the Toronto Ultra in Call of Duty League, the MAD Lions for the League of Legends EMEA Championship and the Toronto Defiant in the Overwatch Champion Series. Last month, OverActive Media increased its position in the market through the acquisition of two of the most popular esports teams, KOI and Movistar Riders. The deal, which is the largest in the company’s history, broadens OverActive Media ’s (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF) global footprint to fast-growing international markets and is expected to bring in an additional $10 to $12 million in annual revenues. The acquisition also includes a diverse range of top-tier Esports assets and a powerhouse of social media clout including over 100 million dedicated followers. KOI is a major European Esports franchise co-founded by streamer superstar Ibai Llanos, one of the Top 5 Streamers in the World 3 and former FC Barcelona football legend Gerard Piqué. Movistar Riders is a leading Esports club in Spain that boasts a multi-year partnership with Spanish multinational telecommunications company Telefónica. Since the acquisition of KOI, OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF) has experienced a surge in viewership across its gaming franchises, including League of Legends, VALORANT, Counter Strike 2, and Call of Duty. When the newly formed Mad Lions KOI team kicked off the League of Legends EMEA Championship (LEC) Winter Split in January, their regular season match reached 741,000 peak viewers, making it the most watched LEC match since summer 2021. KOI co-founder Ibai also contributed to this growth, generating over 4.7 million views on Twitch during a single MAD Lions KOI game in January. This viewership beat the finale of Succession, the Emmy-winning HBO series that drew 2.93 million viewers across all platforms on its debut night. The team set another record during the League of Legends EMEA Championship (LEC) on February 18, with 830,816 viewers tuning in, marking the highest viewership for a regular season match in LEC history. In comparison, NHL games are averaging 471,000 viewers. The extended multi-year agreement with Telefonica stands as OverActive Media's largest financial partnership, signaling strong confidence and stability. With backing from renowned brands and personalities like Bell, Kappa, Red Bull, TD, Razer, SCUF, AMD, Ibai Llanos, and Gerard Piqué, OverActive Media's partnership portfolio is both impressive and strategic. OverActive Media maintains a healthy balance sheet with a strong cash position of C$9.7 million with no debt, and that doesn’t even include the C$8.3 million from its Overwatch League exit - a combined impact of C$18 million. Click here for more information about OverActive Media (TSXV:OAM) (OTC:OAMCF). [1] https://mybroadband.co.za/news/internet/524820-x-takes-aim-at-youtube-with-new-ad-targeting-features.html [2] https://newzoo.com/resources/blog/how-and-why-different-generations-engage-with-video-games-in-2023 [3] https://goombastomp.com/top-5-twitch-streamers-with-the-most-instagram-followers/ Disclaimer 1) The author of the Article, or members of the author’s immediate household or family, do not own any securities of the companies set forth in this Article. The author determined which companies would be included in this article based on research and understanding of the sector. 2) The Article was issued on behalf of and sponsored by, OverActive Media Market. 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