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Posted byon May 25, 2012 at 4:19 PM EST
A quick glimpse at this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 29, 2012 at 11:15 AM EST
Rose Garcia, Executive Director of Tierra del Sol Housing Corporation insists her success is because of the support from and efforts of her network -- collectively they have grown into a nationally affiliated organization advocating for families and workers in rural America.
Posted byon March 29, 2012 at 11:07 AM EST
As a lawyer, Rob Williams is welll versed in the art of fighting for justice. As director of the Migrant Farmworker Justice Project he stands in the gap for farmworkers threatened by obstacles to their success and fair treatment.
Posted byon March 29, 2012 at 11:01 AM EST
In memory of her son and in fulfillment of the purpose predestined for her own life, Rev. Eve Nunez touches the lives and meets the needs of homeless Americans through her Help 4 Kidz program.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 12:12 PM EST
As the founding president of the UCLA chapter of Coaching Corps, Cameron Hajialiakbar works to train and place volunteer coaches in after-school programs serving girls and boys in low-income communities to bridge the ever-growing access gap between those that have and those that don’t have access to quality youth sports programming.
Posted byon March 13, 2012 at 7:37 AM EST
Shayla Price, this week's "Woman Working to Do Good," shares her enthusiasm for helping Americans find scholarships and put food on the table.
Posted byon March 8, 2012 at 10:58 AM EST
We can only win the fight against hunger, both at home and abroad, by empowering women to be true agents of change.
Posted byon February 29, 2012 at 1:11 PM EST
This edition of "Women Working to Do Good" highlights Erica Ngoenha, a recent college graduate advocating to raise awareness for the necessity of foreign aid.
Posted byon February 8, 2012 at 10:22 AM EST
Today at the White House, United States Patent & Trademark Office Director Dave Kappos launched the Patents for Humanity pilot program, which creates business incentives for patent holders to engage in humanitarian issues.
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 11:15 AM EST
Abdi Roble is the Founder and the Executive Director for the Somali Documentary Project, a nonprofit dedicated to archive the Somali Diaspora worldwide, educate the hosting communities and advocate for the plight of the refugees.