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Posted byon November 26, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
#GivingTuesday is a worldwide effort to raise awareness and motivate action for the common good.
Posted byon November 25, 2013 at 3:58 PM EDT
Last Monday, in the midst of National Entrepreneurship Month and as countries around the world celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week, the USAID and the Government of Sweden rolled out a new $15 million competition to support entrepreneurs who are strengthening global food security through market-based solutions that reduce water scarcity in the food supply chain.
Posted byon November 20, 2013 at 11:15 AM EDT
Pay for Success is an innovative approach for the government to partner with philanthropic and private investors to fund proven and promising practices, significantly enhancing the return on taxpayer investments.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 9:36 AM EDT
Leaders all over the country have stepped up and provided opportunities for America's youth to find jobs.
Posted byon July 15, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
President Obama and former President George H.W. Bush honor the recipients of the 5,000th Daily Point of Light award, and President Obama announces plans to establish an interagency task to expand national service.
Posted byon July 15, 2013 at 2:30 PM EDT
President Obama unveils a new Presidential Memorandum on Expanding National Service that will help tap the full resources of the federal government to provide more opportunities for citizens to engage in service and volunteering.
Posted byon July 10, 2013 at 10:19 AM EDT
Pay for Success offers innovative ways for the government to partner with philanthropic and private investors to fund proven and promising practices, significantly enhancing the return on taxpayer investments.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 11:00 AM EDT
Yesterday, at the G8 Social Impact Investing Forum in London, the Obama Administration launched the National Impact Initiative (NII).
Posted byon April 3, 2013 at 9:04 AM EDT
As we look ahead toward a more prosperous future for America and people around the world, we take a moment to honor the achievements of the former U.S. Secretary of Commerce, and the memory of all those whose sacrifice enables our work today.
Posted byon March 11, 2013 at 11:00 AM EDT
Serving communities since 1994, AmeriCorps volunteers touch the lives of millions. We honor this tradition as we celebrate AmeriCorps Week.