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Posted byon January 27, 2015 at 7:10 PM EST
Video Director Adam Garber sends a message to the White House email list, noting that the deadline for White House Student Film Festival submissions is February 2.
Posted byon January 20, 2015 at 11:45 AM EST
The President and several cabinet officials honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by spending the day lending a hand at services sites in DC and throughout the nation.
Posted byon January 19, 2015 at 2:50 PM EST
President Obama issues a Presidential Proclamation commemorating the Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Holiday. In honoring Dr. King's legacy, the President is dedicating his day to service, and encouraging all Americans to join in and lend a hand.
Posted byon December 9, 2014 at 4:52 PM EST
With this exciting new initiative from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), AmeriCorps members will expand their efforts to support tribes and localities in growing opportunity for all.
Posted byon December 4, 2014 at 4:36 PM EST
In 2012, President Obama prioritized Pay for Success (PFS) as one of the key strategies in his second-term social innovation agenda. PFS is a rapidly expanding approach to funding social services that is making great progress around the country.
Posted byon December 2, 2014 at 10:35 AM EST
America has led the world in developing a national culture of civic participation, but one of the most enduring institutions that we created has been the community foundation.
Posted byon November 26, 2014 at 4:14 PM EST
Special Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation Jonathan Greenblatt explains how Americans participate in #GivingTuesday.
Posted byon November 12, 2014 at 4:31 PM EST
Submissions are open for the second-ever White House Student Film Festival, open to U.S. students, grades K-12.
Posted byon October 3, 2014 at 5:23 PM EST
The Corporation for National and Community Service’s Social Innovation Fund (SIF) announces the federal government’s most robust action to date in support of Pay for Success (PFS), a promising model for expanding innovative, highly effective social programs that achieve better results and can save tax payer dollars.
Posted byon October 2, 2014 at 2:50 PM EST
The U.S. Small Business Administration announces a series of important new measures to expand its landmark Impact Investment Fund. Inspired by the President’s vision of a more inclusive and sustainable economy, the Impact Fund was launched in 2011 as one of several federal initiatives designed to support America’s impact investment industry.