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Posted byon September 11, 2012 at 9:41 AM EST
After completing his service as U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia, Kenneth M. Quinn returned home to Iowa to lead the World Food Prize Foundation. Fueled by Dr. Norman E. Borlaug’s legacy, Kenneth strives to eradicate hunger and poverty through the World Food Prize recognition, inspiring Nobel-like achievement.
Posted byon September 11, 2012 at 9:31 AM EST
Eight years ago, Rev. Sally Allocca and a group of committed neighborhood and church volunteers created Promoting Empowerment and Enrichment Resources (P.E.E.R., Inc.). The group began listening to the voices of the people in the neighborhood, and eventually P.E.E.R., Inc. started providing access to fresh, healthy food as a resource and connecting point to everyone in the community.
Posted byon September 10, 2012 at 4:41 PM EST
The U.S. Department of Transportation commemorates September 11, as the FAA's Washington Metroplex Team names two arrival sequences to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport to honor those who died that day and those who served our country from that day forward.
Posted byon September 7, 2012 at 3:35 PM EST
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon September 5, 2012 at 4:00 PM EST
A collection of past NFL Champions' visits to the White House.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 12:31 PM EST
On August 31st, 2010, President Obama announced the end of combat missions in Iraq. Two years later, the President will speak to troops at Fort Bliss, Texas and we're calling on all Americans to share their messages of thanks and support for our veterans, troops, and military families.
Posted byon August 28, 2012 at 12:15 PM EST
Learn how to prepare for a hurricane before, during, and after.
Posted byon August 27, 2012 at 3:04 PM EST
Forecasters are tracking the path of Tropical Storm Isaac, while federal disaster response teams are already in place throughout the Gulf region.
Posted byon August 22, 2012 at 3:15 PM EST
With a few weeks of summer weather left, there is still plenty of time to explore the great outdoors. There are few better places to do that than in America’s national parks, wildlife refuges, waterways, and forests. A new and improved Recreation.gov website is the perfect tool to plan your family’s next adventure.
Posted byon August 21, 2012 at 2:53 PM EST
The United States is making it easier for individuals to contribute to earthquake relief efforts in Iran.