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Posted byon March 31, 2011 at 9:36 AM EST
Each week the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships highlights grant opportunities and resources available for community and faith-based organizations. This week there are at least four new grant announcements for non-profits and an additional resource for those interested in helping their community.
Posted byon March 22, 2011 at 12:40 PM EST
Members of the newly convened Governance Coordinating Committee chime in on what they think their work and membership means to the people and the communities they serve.
Posted byon March 18, 2011 at 1:31 PM EST
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Indians and Alaska Natives are highly impacted by HIV/AIDS despite that less they make up less than 1 percent of those living with HIV. CDC is working with the Indian Health Service on preventive meansures and promotion programs.
Posted byon March 17, 2011 at 3:34 PM EST
Having just returned from the Japanese Embassy where he wrote a message in a condolence book for victims, the President speaks at the White House on the tragic events in Japan.
Posted byon March 13, 2011 at 5:52 PM EST
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney has released an overview of the United States' reponse in support of our friends in Japan. For information on how you can help directly, USAID has pulled together options for donating to support the response effort.
Posted byon March 11, 2011 at 12:03 PM EST
The President's statement and an overview of his briefings on the tragedy.
Posted byon February 25, 2011 at 4:55 PM EST
As part of its ongoing efforts to improve relations with and conditions for Native Americans, the White House is releasing the synopsis of the 2010 White House Tribal Nations Conference. Read it here.
Posted byon January 7, 2011 at 11:57 AM EST
DHS Center for Faith-based and Community Initiatives changes its name to align with the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships.
Posted byon December 16, 2010 at 10:41 AM EST
Secretary Salazar kicks off the White House Tribal Nation's Conference, a gathering that is a testament to President Obama's respect for the inherent sovereignty of Indian nations and determination to honor our commitments to American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Posted byon December 6, 2010 at 6:31 PM EST
Heather Zichal, Deputy Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change, reflects on the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.