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Posted byon July 12, 2011 at 2:42 PM EDT
Grace Cortese, a 10-year old interested in habitat preservation and halting species extinction, emphasizes ways kids can make a difference and help save the environment.
National Council for Adoption Awards White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships with "Friend of Adoption" AwardPosted byon July 11, 2011 at 1:20 PM EDT
Michael Wear, Executive Assistant to the Executive Director of The White House Office Faith-based Neighborhood Partnerships, reflects on the Office receiving the National Council for Adoption's "Friend of Adoption" award.
Posted byon July 8, 2011 at 3:58 PM EDT
Tina Tchen, Chief of Staff to the First Lady, shares stories about the amazing organizations, historical and sacred sites, and inspirational leaders the First Lady visited during her travels in Africa.
Posted byon July 7, 2011 at 6:05 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois, Special Assistant to the President and Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes Father's Day at the White House, which marked the beginning of the Year of Strong Fathers, Strong Families.
Posted byon July 5, 2011 at 9:47 AM EDT
The First Family hosts military families on the South Lawn for an Independence Day with a viewing of the fireworks over the National mall.
Posted byon July 4, 2011 at 10:38 AM EDT
Join the First Family in celebrating the Fourth of July with a concert and a view of fireworks on the South Lawn streamed live on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon July 1, 2011 at 2:47 PM EDT
The Administration for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently funded a new $150 million investment in programs that support responsible fatherhood and healthy marriages.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 9:36 AM EDT
Senior leadership from across the federal government gathered in Washington to discuss the issue of Youth Violence and how to prevent it.
Posted byon June 28, 2011 at 2:09 PM EDT
Two new videos from the First Lady's trip to Africa, where the First Lady engaged on youth leadership, education, health, and wellness.
Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 4:45 PM EDT
Mary Polk, Service Program Manager for Delaware’s Department of Services for Children, Youth and their Families, works on initiatives to engage fathers and male mentors in families with little or no paternal family support.