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Posted byon July 2, 2015 at 12:20 PM EDT
Meet Hannah, the daughter of Lt. Col. Todd E. Bajakian, who realizes first-hand how important it is that we give our military families the support they need. This past May at the White House’s annual Mother’s Day Tea, Hannah had the opportunity to meet the First Lady and give her the lyrics to her original song, “All On The Line.”
Posted byon June 30, 2015 at 9:56 AM EDT
We celebrate the achievements in the extraordinary life of iconic civil rights activist, Grace Lee Boggs, who turned 100 this week.
Posted byon June 26, 2015 at 4:07 PM EDT
Micheal Ighodaro is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for World Refugees.
Posted byon June 23, 2015 at 3:34 PM EDT
From June 12-18, individuals of all ages and backgrounds celebrated a National Week of Making: at the White House, in our Nation's capital, and beyond.
Posted byon June 22, 2015 at 5:00 AM EDT
Unless Congress acts to reauthorize trade adjustment assistance next week, American workers will not have the vital program that millions of hardworking Americans have relied on. These are their stories.
Posted byon June 18, 2015 at 6:51 PM EDT
On Tuesday, the White House will convene a Summit to bring together health and medical professionals, academics, and other stakeholders to empower people and communities with the information and tools they need to protect public health in the face of climate change.
Posted byon June 17, 2015 at 2:50 PM EDT
On June 17, 1885, the Statue of Liberty arrived in America, becoming a national symbol of liberty and democracy.
Posted byon June 9, 2015 at 9:45 AM EDT
At the U.S. Institute of Peace, the United States and partners from around the world are delivering on President Obama’s commitment to help empower developing nations to boost their own climate resilience.
Posted byon June 8, 2015 at 1:49 PM EDT
In honor of Immigration Heritage Month, Shaun Donovan shares his father's story, a fifty-two year journey to citizenship.
Posted byon June 5, 2015 at 3:24 PM EDT
June is #ImmigrantHeritageMonth, a time to celebrate diversity and immigrants’ shared American heritage. The second annual Immigrant Heritage Month (IHM) is dedicated to those who have contributed to the United States’ communities, economy and its vibrant diversity.