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Posted byon May 18, 2011 at 9:29 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama is hosting a special conference call with faith and community leaders to discuss the Joining Forces military families support initiative.
Posted byon April 19, 2011 at 4:29 PM EDT
President Obama, White House officials and other Federal leaders met with 150 top Christian leaders for the 2nd annual Easter Prayer Breakfast.
The President at Easter Breakfast: "Our Thoughts and Prayers are With All the Families" in North CarolinaPosted byon April 19, 2011 at 10:07 AM EDT
The President offers his condolences and assurances of federal help to North Carolina in the wake of the storms that ravaged the state over the weekend.
Posted byon March 31, 2011 at 10:36 AM EDT
Each week the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships highlights grant opportunities and resources available for community and faith-based organizations. This week there are at least four new grant announcements for non-profits and an additional resource for those interested in helping their community.
Posted byon March 17, 2011 at 4:37 PM EDT
Watch a video and read about the launch of the President's Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge.
Posted byon March 16, 2011 at 1:58 PM EDT
Each Wednesday the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships will highlight Federal funding opportunities that faith and community based organizations are eligible to apply for and resources that could support local organizations efforts to serve those in need.
Centers for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Seek to Engage Networks in Supporting Strategy’s GoalsPosted byon March 14, 2011 at 4:33 PM EDT
This is National Week of Prayer for the healing of AIDS. HHS Deputy Assistant Secretary and representatives from Centers for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships across five Federal Departments discussed collaborative activities to support the goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
Posted byon March 10, 2011 at 11:53 AM EDT
Jannah Scott, Deputy Director at the DHS Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnership office provided the keynote address at the 6th Annual Intercultural Dialogue event in Denver. As a result, an interfaith/intercultural team of volunteers will be created to promote emergency preparedness and support first responders when a crisis incident occurs.
Job Opportunities Being Created through the Affordable Care Act: A Discussion with Faith and Community LeadersPosted byon March 7, 2011 at 3:10 PM EDT
The Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services discusses career opportunities being created in health care through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) with faith and community leaders.
Posted byon March 2, 2011 at 11:17 AM EDT
Since First Lady Michelle Obama launched Let’s Move Faith and Communities last November, groups from around the country have been getting involved in the effort to end childhood obesity in their communities. Read on to learn more about the First Lady’s recent visit to Atlanta and what your organization or congregation can do to get involved.