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Posted byon September 14, 2012 at 10:23 AM EST
Monica Owens is a Community Resilience Coordinator for the Red Cross in South Mississippi, pilot testing a new strategy for the Red Cross to build resilience at the community level by leveraging and connecting community networks.
Posted byon September 14, 2012 at 10:07 AM EST
Mahogany Thomas is a U.S. Probation Officer in Los Angeles, California who created the Battle of the Badges Blood Drive, a friendly competition among Southern California’s badge-carrying agencies to determine which agency can donate the most blood, and ultimately help save the most lives.
Posted byon September 5, 2012 at 2:52 PM EST
Posted byon August 31, 2012 at 4:16 PM EST
Two years after his visit to Fort Bliss that marked the end of the combat mission in Iraq, President Obama returned there today to speak to the troops, and discuss his commitment to standing by those who served as the nation winds down the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 1:23 PM EST
As Isaac continues moving north, federal emergency personnel are still monitoring its progress and mobilizing to provide relief for those in its path.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 12:31 PM EST
On August 31st, 2010, President Obama announced the end of combat missions in Iraq. Two years later, the President will speak to troops at Fort Bliss, Texas and we're calling on all Americans to share their messages of thanks and support for our veterans, troops, and military families.
Posted byon August 29, 2012 at 10:34 AM EST
Here's more information about the ongoing efforts to respond to Hurricane Isaac.
Posted byon August 22, 2012 at 3:55 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama announces that 2,000 companies have hired or trained an amazing 125,000 veterans and military spouses in the past year through Joining Forces.
Posted byon August 20, 2012 at 4:31 PM EST
Surprise guest President Obama "crashes" the formal luncheon the First Lady held for 54 budding chefs in the East Room.
Posted byon August 15, 2012 at 2:52 PM EST
A high-speed Internet connection can provide access to everything from online job postings to educational opportunities to valuable healthcare information. But too many Latino households remain cut off from these important benefits. Learn how the National Telecommunications and Information Association is working to connect Latinos to the Internet.