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Posted byon June 20, 2011 at 6:18 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois, Executive Director of the Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and Co-Coordinator of the President's Fatherhood Initiative, honors the sacred role of being a dad and the impact fathers have in their own lives and in their communities.
Posted byon June 20, 2011 at 4:56 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden recounts her experiences from visiting Illinois National Guard families and encourages the cable industry to help support military families and veterans.
Posted byon June 20, 2011 at 12:06 PM EDT
Eric Schurz, a father who had his life turned around by a fatherhood program in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, gives a personal narrative of overcoming life's obstacles and the power of self-transformation.
Posted byon June 19, 2011 at 9:27 AM EDT
President Obama sends an email to the White House email list in honor of Father's Day. If you didn't get the email, be sure to sign up for the White House email list.
Posted byon June 19, 2011 at 7:43 AM EDT
This Father’s Day President Obama is kicking off the Year of Strong Fathers, Strong Families as part of his Fatherhood and Mentoring Initiative.
Posted byon June 18, 2011 at 5:00 AM EDT
On Father's Day weekend, President Obama reflects on his experience as a parent and discusses the challenges and necessity of being a good father.
Posted byon June 15, 2011 at 4:47 PM EDT
At a screening of the movie "Cars 2" for military fathers and families, President Obama kicks off an effort with partners from around the nation to create simple opportunities for dads and kids to connect.
Posted byon June 15, 2011 at 11:55 AM EDT
The entertainment guilds in Los Angeles hosted the First Lady for a special Joining Forces event to discuss the stories and issues of today’s military families so that their experiences can be integrated into film, television and digital media.
Posted byon June 14, 2011 at 1:01 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois, Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships describes Secretary Arne Duncan's visit to Two Rivers Public Charter School and their WatchD.O.G.S. program.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 6:45 PM EDT
Elder abuse is an issue of great importance that must be seriously considered not just on this World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, but every day. The Elder Justice Act, signed into law by President Obama last year, demonstrates the administration’s commitment to caring for our nation's senior citizens.