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Posted byon July 13, 2012 at 12:12 PM EST
Andrew Carlone recently attended the generationOn Youth Summit at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Chicago, Illinois to learn how to most effectively make change.
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 4:51 PM EST
A hiring event this Thursday in Chicago will feature 80 employers and more than 1,500 employment opportunities for transitioning service members, veterans and military spouses
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 12:48 PM EST
Under the leadership of Joel Berman, Adaptive Adventures provides access to outdoor and sport activities to the physically disabled.
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 5:32 PM EST
A quick glimpse at what happened this week in the White House.
Posted byon June 28, 2012 at 10:27 AM EST
On a daily basis, Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity and the Illinois Department of Human Rights work to eliminate housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Posted byon June 27, 2012 at 4:11 PM EST
The Obama administration is making strides in the Better Building Challenge across the U.S. with the hopes of making new American buildings 20 percent more effective over the next ten years.
Posted byon June 26, 2012 at 3:32 PM EST
With a new law in Illinois, 23 states have adopted pro-military spouse license portability measures -- allowing more military families to more easily transition jobs between moves.
Posted byon June 26, 2012 at 9:17 AM EST
State and local officials talk about the impact of TIGER grants in their communities.
Posted byon June 23, 2012 at 10:59 AM EST
National Economic Council Director Gene Sperling writes about his father, Larry Sperling, who fought and won 40 years ago to ensure young women their full rights to compete in sports.
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 11:45 AM EST
The Social Innovation Fund invests money in nonprofits and foundations so they can accelerate the work of high-impact organizations like the Year Up program and replicate their approaches in new localities and markets.