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Posted byon May 24, 2012 at 9:10 AM EST
Joey Strickland is a veteran who learned a lot about leadership during his service. Now that he's retired, he has dedicated his life to veteran affairs and has come up with a state program that he hopes will enable the nation as a whole to better serve its veterans.
Posted byon May 24, 2012 at 9:00 AM EST
Gail's mission is to bestow a universal symbol and token of thanks, solace, and remembrance to those who serve, past and present, in harm's way to protect and defend our lives and freedoms. These tokens are given by her organization Quilts of Honor America not for profit, but simply for the gratitude and thanks that she hopes they bring to each veterans life.
Posted byon May 23, 2012 at 11:11 AM EST
Stacy Ratner, a bibliophile working to end illiteracy in Chicago, shares her success story.
Posted byon May 22, 2012 at 4:59 PM EST
Shannon McNamara is a young woman working to end the "book famine" in Africa.
Posted byon May 18, 2012 at 3:31 PM EST
A quick look at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 8:24 AM EST
Gabriel Valdivia explains how mentors helped him develop skills to become a programmer.
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 2:48 PM EST
The President acknowledged and thanked the families of those who have fallen, and highlighted the courageous acts of those we lost
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 10:30 AM EST
Negin Singh shares and spreads her love of all art forms.
Posted byon May 14, 2012 at 1:10 PM EST
This edition of "For the Win" spotlights Erin Adams, a high school freshman whose time collecting canned food for charity helped her realize the importance of service.
Posted byon May 12, 2012 at 3:21 PM EST
President Obama and Vice President Biden honor the winners of the 2012 National Association of Police Organizations TOP COPS award for law enforcement officials at the White House.