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Posted byon August 16, 2012 at 4:59 PM EDT
The efforts to help dads be better dads got a big boost at the second New Mexico Fatherhood Forum. Hosted by the New Mexico Alliance for Fathers and Families at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, this gathering highlighted the efforts of President Obama’s responsible fatherhood initiative and many others.
Posted byon August 13, 2012 at 11:44 AM EDT
Like people all over the world, the White House has been using Twitter to celebrate the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Posted byon August 3, 2012 at 4:28 PM EDT
The First Lady hosted 2,000 kids for a fun-filled day that helped spread the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Games
Posted byon August 1, 2012 at 11:29 AM EDT
The U.S. Coast Guard has embarked on a campaign to ensure that Coast Guard spouses located throughout America know what resources are available to them in dealing with challenges involving family well-being and psychological health, child education and development, career and educational opportunities for military spouses, and enhanced child care availability
Posted byon July 27, 2012 at 5:20 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama hosts 2,000 American military children and American and British students at Let’s Move! London, an event held to spread the spirit of the Olympic Games in London.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 3:49 PM EDT
A quick glimpse at what happened this week in the White House.
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 3:19 PM EDT
To celebrate Father's Day, the White House Champions of Change initiative honored those advancing fatherhood and mentorship in communities of low-income men and boys. Inspiring our youth by creating a lifelong bond from a father to a child is of paramount importance for the well-being of our children, and it is a cause that reaches and affects us all.
Posted byon June 26, 2012 at 4:32 PM EDT
With a new law in Illinois, 23 states have adopted pro-military spouse license portability measures -- allowing more military families to more easily transition jobs between moves.
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 11:20 AM EDT
Together for Tomorrow, led by the U.S. Department of Education, the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and the Corporation for National and Community Service, highlights community-school partnerships in order to foster and inspire family and community engagement in education.
Posted byon June 19, 2012 at 6:44 PM EDT
Being a dad is so important today because it’s an opportunity to empower the next generation of men and women to conquer whatever challenges may face them. It’s an opportunity to help shape their future. June is America's Great Outdoors Month, and finding a way to spend time with a son, daughter, or mentee outdoors can help shape the next generation of happy, healthy Americans.