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Posted byon December 28, 2013 at 2:11 PM EDT
As 2013 draws to a close, it's time to take a look back at some of our favorite digital moments with First Lady Michelle Obama this year.
Posted byon December 11, 2013 at 11:02 AM EDT
For the rising young leaders out there, take advantage of the resources offered at your schools and communities. Resources are available that help young people develop academically, professionally, and personally to serve as community stewards.
Posted byon November 28, 2013 at 7:00 AM EDT
In his weekly address, President Obama gave thanks to all the men and women defending our freedom and acknowledged their sacrifice might mean they can’t spend the holidays with their families.
Posted byon November 26, 2013 at 11:50 AM EDT
Join Food Network Chef Anne Burrell, former NASA astronaut Ron Garan, and White House Executive Pastry Chef Bill Yosses to “talk turkey” and dive into our dinner plates to explore the science of cooking.
Posted byon November 8, 2013 at 2:05 PM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden hosted the 2nd Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Reception, joined by survivors, caregivers, families, doctors, researchers, and advocates who have all been touched by breast cancer.
Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 1:07 PM EDT
On Halloween, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed local students and the children of military families to the White House for the annual Halloween celebration and trick-or-treating. Check out these White House Halloween recipes.
Posted byon October 31, 2013 at 10:34 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama announced an agreement between the Produce Marketing Association (PMA) and the Partnership for a Healthier America, which allows PMA’s community of growers, suppliers and retailers to use the Sesame Street brand without a licensing fee, using characters like Big Bird, Elmo, Rosita and Abby Cadabby to help deliver messages about fresh fruits and vegetables.
Posted byon October 21, 2013 at 5:12 PM EDT
We're excited to announce the opportunity for our Instagram followers to take a special tour of the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the Rose Garden, and the South Lawn, including the White House Kitchen Garden.
Posted byon October 18, 2013 at 5:45 PM EDT
We are pleased to announce the resumption of East Wing and Executive Residence tours. In addition, the White House will be opening its gardens and grounds to visitors for the 2013 Fall White House Garden Tour.
Posted byon September 19, 2013 at 2:23 PM EDT
From the State Dining Room of the White House yesterday, the First Lady addressed a diverse cross section of leaders from food and media industry executives, advocates, parent leaders, government agency representatives and researchers about the power of marketing in influencing kids’ food choices and the need for leveraging this power toward healthier food options for our nation’s children.