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  • Posted by Sonal Shah on February 28, 2011 at 5:20 PM

    Sonal Shah, Director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, annouces a month-long celebration of service, in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps and the Points of Light event honoring President George H.W. Bush’s contribution to the modern service movement.



  • Posted by Melody C. Barnes on February 24, 2011 at 8:53 PM

    Organizations in the private sector are helping the Federal Government meets the goals outline in its National HIV/AIDS Strategy. These foundations and businesses are improving the quality of life of HIV/AIDS patients.



  • Posted by Karen Mills on February 1, 2011 at 10:08 PM

    Karen Mills, Administrator of the Small Business Administration, announces Startup America, a new Administration-wide effort to support small, high-growth firms that drive innovation and job growth.



  • Posted by Sonal Shah on January 31, 2011 at 11:59 AM

    Sonal Shah, Director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, recently had a chance to sit down with members of Leadership 18 and discuss capacity building, scaling good ideas, increasing community engagement, and partnerships.



  • Posted by Jack Lew on January 18, 2011 at 5:34 PM

    Jack Lew, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, reflects on his committment to service throughout his life, and discusses the importance of bettering our communities through service.



  • Posted by Sonal Shah, Divya Kumaraiah on January 17, 2011 at 12:04 PM

    Sonal Shah, Director, and Divya Kumaraiah, Policy Assistant, of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation discuss the importance of service on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.



  • Posted by Secretary Gary Locke on January 10, 2011 at 12:15 PM

    Gary Locke, Secretary of Commerce, discusses the importance of spurring innovation in light of the recent White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) Summit on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth.



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    Divya Kumaraiah, Policy Assistant in the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, reflects on the holiday season, and the importance of building community.



  • Posted by Ginger Lew on January 4, 2011 at 2:22 PM

    Ginger Lew, Senior Counselor to the National Economic Council, explains the White House Initiative Summit on Entrepreneurship & Small Business Growth hosted by the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.



  • Posted by Sonal Shah on January 4, 2011 at 2:16 PM

    Sonal Shah, Director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, highlights the important work Blue Star Families is doing to support our military families.