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DOJ Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Contributes to DC Public Safety Television Segment on ReentryPosted byon September 11, 2012 at 12:20 PM EDT
The faith community has long been an important force in improving public safety, offender reentry, and victim services. Many faith-based organizations are uniquely suited to bringing together residents and local leaders to address challenges around these issues.
At First Meeting, President's Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Takes Up Issue of Human TraffickingPosted byon August 1, 2012 at 6:33 PM EDT
The issue of trafficking in persons and modern day slavery will be the focus of the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. This year’s President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships held its first meeting Monday and Tuesday, July 30-31st at the White House. The Advisory Council is a group of diverse religious and non-profit leaders appointed to give recommendations to government on forming effective partnerships with faith-based and community groups.
Posted byon April 4, 2012 at 3:35 PM EDT
This is President Obama's third annual Easter Prayer Breakfast.
Posted byon March 1, 2012 at 3:42 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated the second anniversary of Let's Move! thanking faith-based and neighborhood organizations for their critical work.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 6:02 PM EDT
President Obama describes how his faith informs his thinking as a leader.
Posted byon January 12, 2012 at 2:00 PM EDT
Stephen Powell explains why he wants his legacy to be defined by the love for my community in his role as the Executive Director of Mentoring USA
Posted byon January 3, 2012 at 4:02 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois, Special Assistant to President Obama and Executive Director of The White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes the work of a faith coalition in support of the DREAM Act.
Posted byon January 3, 2012 at 3:12 PM EDT
Alexia Kelley, Deputy Director of The White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes the successes of Let's Move Faith and Communities in 2011 and looks ahead to 2012.
2011 Connecting Communities for the Common Good Tour Concludes in Chicago with 700 Faith and Community LeadersPosted byon December 20, 2011 at 6:47 PM EDT
Faith and community leaders from Chicago and across the region participate in the final 2011 stop on the White House Connecting Communities for the Common Good regional tour.
Posted byon December 16, 2011 at 2:20 PM EDT
Lynn Brantley, President and CEO of the Capital Area Food Bank, relates the inspiration and hope that comes from seeing those who are struggling enjoy a warm meal or receive much needed help.