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Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 1:18 PM EDT
This morning, President Obama pardoned two more turkeys -- Liberty and Peace.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 7:00 AM EDT
Throughout history, 22 have been pardoned at the White House, and today, President Obama will pardon one more.
Posted byon November 22, 2011 at 4:00 PM EDT
The President pardons one lucky turkey each year, saving it from the fate of the Thanksgiving dinner table.
Posted byon November 18, 2011 at 6:18 PM EDT
Ashlee Kephart, founder of Kids For A Better World, Inc., describes what inspired her to take action and start her own organization.
Posted byon November 17, 2011 at 5:00 PM EDT
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness month this past October, the Department of Education, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development collaborated to hold ten town hall events throughout the country on the topic of Engaging Men and Boys in Ending Violence Against Women.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 6:01 PM EDT
This edition of Women Working to Do Good highlights a young woman that has shown up in a big way.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 5:13 PM EDT
Lynn Rosenthal shares her experiences from this past October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month. She traveled took around the country to visit communities, host roundtable meetings with local domestic violence advocates to hear about their successes in the field, as well as the challenges they are facing every day.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 3:09 PM EDT
The White House hosts some of country’s brightest young entrepreneurs at the Empact100 Recognition Event.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 1:51 PM EDT
Two states sign on to a pilot project that helps reduce regulatory burdens on developers of federally subsidized affordable rental housing.
Posted byon November 15, 2011 at 6:33 PM EDT
Jonathan Amgott, Intern at the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes the 2011 Rumi Peace and Dialogue Awards.