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Posted byon September 10, 2011 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama marks the tenth anniversary of the September 11th attacks and pays tribute to the first responders, those serving our nation in the military, and those who lost their lives on that tragic day.
Posted byon September 6, 2011 at 4:22 PM EDT
The Mario Lemieux Foundation provides a preview of Austin's Warrior Playroom, a new space for family members of wounded warriors at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Posted byon August 31, 2011 at 5:22 PM EDT
Pamela Stokes Eggleston, a Founding Member and Development Director for Blue Star Families, a national nonprofit dedicated to supporting military families, shares what Blue Star Families is doing to help prevent military family suicides.
Posted byon August 26, 2011 at 5:25 PM EDT
Presidents and their families get out of Washington for fishing, golfing, hiking and more.
Posted byon August 24, 2011 at 6:24 PM EDT
Maureen Tracey-Mooney, Senior Policy Analyst for the Domestic Policy Council, describes how the Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge will help middle class families know that their children are receiving the high-quality education they need at day care.
Posted byon August 12, 2011 at 7:29 PM EDT
In accordance to the President's commitment to economic relief and higher education, learn more about resources that promote small businesses, increase access to higher education, and help out in healthcare coverage.
Posted byon August 12, 2011 at 9:41 AM EDT
Courtney O’Donnell, Communications Director to Dr. Jill Biden, reflects on their visit to a refugee camp in Kenya that was originally built for 90,000 people, but now has more than 420,000 Somalis who have traveled there seeking food, water and medical attention.
Posted byon August 11, 2011 at 12:14 PM EDT
Continuing a tradition at the White House, President Obama hosts an Iftar - the meal that breaks the day of fasting - to celebrate Ramadan.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 11:20 AM EDT
The Federal Transit Administration has launched a new initiative to ensure that veterans and their families are able to find transportation to work, day care, medical appointments, and other important events in their day-to-day lives
Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 11:53 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden join military families at the New Hampshire National Guard Headquarters for a cookout. Check out photos from the event.