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Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 10:27 AM EDT
Operation Shower hosts a baby shower for 40 expecting mothers whose husbands are currently deployed.
Posted byon September 19, 2013 at 3:40 PM EDT
Al Heggins is being honored as a Champion of Change for working tirelessly to effectively integrate immigrants civically, linguistically, and socially into the fabric of their neighborhoods.
Posted byon September 19, 2013 at 3:13 PM EDT
Dan Rearick is being honored as a Champion of Change for working tirelessly to effectively integrate immigrants civically, linguistically, and socially into the fabric of their neighborhoods.
Posted byon August 14, 2013 at 1:02 PM EDT
Anita Brown-Graham is being honored as a Champion of Change for her efforts in making government more transparent and accountable through technology.
Crossing the Line in the Sand: Why Early Exposure to Emerging Technologies Will Lead Our Students to GreatnessPosted byon August 12, 2013 at 3:08 PM EDT
Jeffries Epps is being honored as a Champion of Change for his work to expand opportunities for young learners from communities historically underserved or underrepresented in tech fields.
Posted byon August 8, 2013 at 9:10 AM EDT
Last week, the White House honored 11 heroes as Champions of Change for Tech Inclusion —leaders who have done extraordinary work to connect kids from underrepresented and underserved communities to tech skills and opportunities. President Obama has emphasized time and again that equipping students with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills is key to our Nation’s competitiveness in the global marketplace.
Posted byon August 7, 2013 at 5:16 PM EDT
President Obama sat down with Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff to answer questions about housing from Americans all over the country.
Posted byon August 1, 2013 at 9:30 AM EDT
In addition to giving a significant boost to our national economy, commonsense immigration reform will also generate important economic benefits in each state, from increasing workers’ wages and generating new tax revenue to strengthening the local industries that are the backbone of states’ economies.
Posted byon July 30, 2013 at 3:13 PM EDT
Earlier this week, Education Secretary Arne Duncan met with a group of young people who are mounting an inspiring fight to overcome barriers and make this country stronger. They are called the DREAM Riders, and they are taking their vital message to the entire country.
Posted byon July 30, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
President Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, and Secretary of Labor Tom Perez meet with civil rights leaders, and state and local elected officials at the White House to discuss how to safeguard every eligible American’s right to vote in light of the recent Supreme Court decision on Shelby County vs. Holder.