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Posted byon August 14, 2012 at 3:31 PM EDT
USDA employees at the Tipton Service Center in Iowa are making impressive contributions to this year’s Feds Feed Families campaign. USDA Rural Development employee Mike Boyle reported food donations exceeding 750 pounds for the month of June and 1,760 pounds in July – just a portion of what is expected to be distributed throughout Tipton and surrounding eastern Iowa communities as part of the food drive this summer.
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 8, 2012 at 9:57 AM EDT
We must all stay focused on ending bullying because no young person, or their loved ones, should have to endure the pain, agony, and loss to our families, schools, and communities that can come with bullying.
Posted byon August 6, 2012 at 12:28 PM EDT
The Army operates child development programs in over fifty percent of the states and several foreign countries, literally around the globe. Ensuring children receive healthy meals and snacks has always been a challenge. The idea started after visiting several installation Army child development programs and seeing first-hand the types of food children were being served – both in quantity and quality.
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 July 19, 2012 at 6:50 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama joins local elected officials from across the country in Philadelphia to announce new opportunities to bring Let’s Move! to cities, towns and counties across America.
Posted byon July 18, 2012 at 4:08 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama joins local elected officials from across the country to announce new opportunities to bring Let’s Move! to cities, towns and counties across America.
White House Champions in the Fight Against Youth Homelessness, Let's Move Olympics, Google Hangout on Local FoodsPosted byon July 17, 2012 at 10:30 AM EDT
The White House honors thirteen Champions of Change who are combating youth homelessness in their communities. The First Lady Michelle Obama is calling on families around the country to support Team USA by getting active in their own communities. The White House joins USDA and inspiring women leaders in the field of local foods through a Google+ Hangout to hear their stories and answer your questions.
Posted byon July 12, 2012 at 11:37 AM EDT
Thanks to work done by Lisa Stambolis and the organization Health Care for the Homeless, Inc., homeless youth in the Maryland area have made headway on serious regulatory issues preventing the care of minors without homes.
Posted byon July 12, 2012 at 11:24 AM EDT
Each night in the greater Seattle area, hundreds of children, youth, and young adults are unaccompanied and have no place to go for a warm, safe place to sleep. Find out what the Raikes Foundation is doing to prevent this tradgedy.