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Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 11:40 AM EST
Brian Kasher, Manager of Environmental Health and Saftey at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, knows that "greening our cities and towns requires a targeted approach in public school systems to achieve meaningful health benefits for our children." He lives, works and aims to teach that ideal each day.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 11:03 AM EST
Educating the students at Jonestown Elementary School with hands-on experiences is a well-weighted investment in the eyes of Marian Robidas, who believes that an environmentally-focused education early on yields more compassionate and aware adults in the future.
Posted byon April 17, 2012 at 12:23 PM EST
Photo enthusiasts and White House followers on Google+ are invited to join us for the 2012 Spring White House Garden Tour on Saturday, April 21st.
Posted byon April 16, 2012 at 3:10 PM EST
As part of Let's Move! in Indian Country, we want to hear your stories about how you are making a positive contribution to your tribes, nations, villages, Pueblos and communities.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 11:14 AM EST
The Ray Family Farm, run by Chad and Jodi Ray, is a model for educating, empowering and inspiring young would-be farmers across the country. Dedicated to the ideal that our roots are tied to food security and environmental sustainability, the Rays also believe our world needs can be met on a smaller scale with tens of thousands more young farmers around the world.
Posted byon April 10, 2012 at 1:18 PM EST
Take a look at the full day of fun, from many different angles, in one quick video
Posted byon April 9, 2012 at 6:10 PM EST
Images from a day of music, food, fun, and Easter egg rolling at the 2012 White House Easter Egg Roll.
Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 11:50 AM EST
Chu Huang leads students in the Chinese Immigrant Student Leadership (ChISL) program on a journey toward defining themselves, their roles in their communities and in this world. By inspiring and empowering them to proactively create avenues of change, they are well on the way to becoming the bright leaders of tomorrow.
Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 11:42 AM EST
Having witnessed the simple wins mentorship programs like the Philadelphia Suns provide youth, especially those lacking family support and guidance, Harry Leong is committed to continuing mentorship within the AAPI community. Using sports as a means to connect with with them, Harry and the rest of the Suns are cultivating lifelong charcteristics within students and young people.
Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 11:28 AM EST
Rebecca Chin holds firm to her roots as a Philadelphia Sun. She believes in the organization's unique ability to use basketball as a positive guiding force for the lives of inner-city AAPI youth.