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Yesterday, ONDCP’s “Above the Influence” Campaign engaged youth from across the country to celebrate its first-ever National “Above the Influence” Day.
Posted byon October 12, 2012 at 11:03 AM EDT
Check out the latest release from the White House Photo Office.
Posted byon October 10, 2012 at 5:13 PM EDT
Andrea Kneer-Rice is a 4-H educator at the University of Maryland Extension, with a focus in STEM education. Andrea believes that in 4-H, it is important for members to take advantage of every opportunity. She says that a new experience can lead into a never before seen talent for our youth, and inspire them to continue discovering themselves.
Posted byon October 4, 2012 at 1:53 PM EDT
Robert W. Massof is a member of the Baltimore Brooklyn Lyons Club, actively working to restore and enhance the sight of people with low vision. Robert and his fellow Lions also helps educate the community about the limitations and capabilities of visually impaired people.
Posted byon September 27, 2012 at 3:17 PM EDT
As Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's first Chief Innovation Officer, Adel Ebeid works hard to develop impactful partnerships with community-based organizations, institutions of higher education, and residents in order to positively influence social outcomes in under-resourced neighborhoods.
Posted byon September 25, 2012 at 11:51 AM EDT
The White House recently recognized the service of our Red Cross, Kiwanis and AmeriCorps Champions of Change. Their work to build resilient communities at home and abroad has empowered individuals to save lives, take action, foster essential organizational relationships and create widespread community networks.
Posted byon September 21, 2012 at 2:04 PM EDT
We're marking the 150 anniversary of the initial Emancipation Proclamation, which President Lincoln first issued on September 22, 1862.
Posted byon September 21, 2012 at 12:43 PM EDT
Brenda Batschelet is an active member of Aktion Club, a Kiwanis service organization for adults with disabilities. Brenda played a large role in the Club's recent participation in Relay for Life in Jefferson, Iowa, serving as the team captain and further developing her leadership skills in the community.