The Selection Panel received a lot of great nominations for the 2014 Childfree Man & Woman of the Year (Thank you!) and has chosen the Childfree Man & Woman of the year! Stay tuned ~ tomorrow the winners will be announced. Meanwhile, here a bit about this year’s Panel:
Here is another list of some great people from history who did not have children from J.O. Raber’s new book, Famous – But No Children. This one has to do with the stereotype that the childfree must not like children. Well, this would not describe the people on this list. They were authors and illustrators of children’s books who never raised children themselves: [Read more…] about Great Creators For Children – Who Had No Children
In August 1973, the National Organization for Non-Parents, or NON (which later become the National Alliance for Optional Parenthood, or NAOP) celebrated Non-Parents Day–and they did in style. Check it out: [Read more…] about The History of August 1st, International Childfree Day
On August 1, 1973, the National Organization for Non-Parents celebrated Non-Parents Day by awarding a Female and Male National Non-Parent of the Year. Last year marked the resurrection of this annual recognition of amazing childfree people and their lives. Childfree authors and bloggers Laura Carroll, Marcia Drut-Davis, Patricia Yvette, Amy and Lance Blackstone got together and brought back this day of recognition as International Childfree Day, and marked it as the day winners of the Childfree Man & Woman of the Year award are announced.
It’s time for the nominations for the 2014 Childfree Man & Woman of the Year winners to begin! Here are nomination details: