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Champions of Change
Champions of Change
Read more about the White House Champions of Change.
Combating Climate Change: City by City
Kimberly Hill Knott shares how she became involved with climate issues in her community.
April 30, 2013 at 9:55 AM ET by
Kimberly Hill Knott
Ending Polio: Conquering the Crippler, Working with the Aftermath
Ann Lee Hussey explains her passion to end Polio.
April 17, 2013 at 4:24 PM ET by
Ann Lee Hussey
A Safe Haven
Neli Vazquez Rowland shares her story to helping reduce homelessness.
April 17, 2013 at 4:09 PM ET by
Neli Vazquez Rowland
Dream Big: Water
Walter Hughes, Jr. shares his story of bringing water to people around the world.
April 17, 2013 at 3:32 PM ET by
Walter Hughes, Jr.
Not In My Backyard
Peggy Halderman shares her journey of ensuring children in America have food.
April 17, 2013 at 3:13 PM ET by
Bringing Water to Homes
Bob Dietrick describes his journey to ensure people of Tennessee have access to water.
April 17, 2013 at 2:43 PM ET by
Bonnie Sirower shares her efforts to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy.
April 17, 2013 at 2:27 PM ET by
Jeremiah J. Lowney, Jr explains his journey in creating the Haitian Health Foundation (HHF).
April 17, 2013 at 2:07 PM ET by
Jeremiah J. Lowney, Jr.
Tom Barnes explains his journey to make Shoes for Kids (S4K) a success.
April 17, 2013 at 1:47 PM ET by
Power of One: Shots For Tots
Harriett Schloer shares her success to create the "Shots for Tots" program.
April 17, 2013 at 1:27 PM ET by
Nancy Sanford Hughes describes her efforts to establish StoveTeam International to prevent smoke from indoor cooking fires from killing individuals.
April 17, 2013 at 1:07 PM ET by
Nancy Sanford Hughes
Involve Me and I Will Understand
Douglas McNeil describes his passion to help youth and how education and mentorship is crucial for youth.
April 17, 2013 at 12:47 PM ET by
Sanctuary for Immigrants
Javier H. Valdés shares how his family's experience of immigration from Argentina shaped his motivation to help immigrants in New York.
March 29, 2013 at 6:26 PM ET by
Javier H. Valdés
Diversity and Civic Inclusion
Mireya Reith describes her journey in founding the Arkansas United Community Coalition.
March 29, 2013 at 5:56 PM ET by
L. Mireya Reith
We Choose Hope
Ian Danley describes his fight for immigration reform in Arizona.
March 29, 2013 at 5:32 PM ET by
The Defining Moments
Rich Stolz shares his story of how being Korean-American shapes his work with immigration reform.
March 29, 2013 at 5:07 PM ET by
Generations of Struggle
Lawrence Benito shares the story of his family's struggle in their immigration to the United States.
March 29, 2013 at 4:45 PM ET by
Yvanna Cancela explains her journey to politicaly mobalize immigrants.
March 29, 2013 at 4:19 PM ET by
"The Better Angels of Our Nature"
Jason Mathis shares his personal story about his fight for immigration reform in Utah.
March 29, 2013 at 3:27 PM ET by
A Nation of Immigrants
Matthew Soerens describes how his faith plays an important role in his advocacy work with immigrants.
March 29, 2013 at 2:56 PM ET by
We're Not Illegal, We're Not Immoral, We're Not "Them" - We Are All "Us!"
Judy Rickard shares her personal story that inspired her to stand up for the LGBT community.
March 29, 2013 at 2:15 PM ET by
Champions of Change: Women Veterans
March 21, 2013 at 6:55 PM ET by Rosye Cloud
The Best and Worst in Humanity
Stacy Pearsall describes her efforts to ensure women veterans' voices were hurt through the pain.
March 21, 2013 at 6:54 PM ET by
Stacy L. Pearsall
“Hidden Wounds Of War.”
Marylyn Harris shares her passion in educating and empowering Women Veterans in the businesses world.
March 21, 2013 at 4:27 PM ET by
, Marylyn R. Harris
Sisterhood, Service, and Sacrifice
Ginger Miller shares her own personal story of homelessness and how that impacted her efforts to help other homeless veterans.
March 21, 2013 at 3:44 PM ET by
We Started With A Dream
Brig Gen Wilma L. Vaught describes her passion to create a space to honor military women in the history books.
March 21, 2013 at 3:27 PM ET by
Brigadier General Wilma L. Vaught
, Brig Gen Wilma L. Vaught
“I'm Not Dead Yet.”
Marsha Four describes her journey to understanding her role as a veteran and how she can impact other veterans.
March 21, 2013 at 2:52 PM ET by
Marsha Tansey Four
, Marsha Four
Facing into the Truth
Becky Kanis explains her journey to fight against "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
March 21, 2013 at 2:22 PM ET by
Sustainability Essential for National Security and World Peace
Sharie Derrickson describes her mission to ensure a sustainable world and its importance for national security.
March 21, 2013 at 1:20 PM ET by
"Never Leave A Place The Way You Found It.”
Priscilla Mondt shares her story as a Chaplain, helping wounded warriors find spiritual care.
March 21, 2013 at 12:59 PM ET by