I was in the audience when President Bill Clinton took the stage at the very first meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) back in 2005.
Friday marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of AmeriCorps, and all across the country, including at the White House, supporters of the program will gather to mark the occasion by
Twenty years ago, 500 young Americans gathered at the White House to be sworn in, representing the 20,000 Americans who would become the first class of AmeriCorps.
As the incidence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continues to rise globally, public health agencies have increased their efforts to find scalable, feasible, and effective interventions to prevent their onset. In the United States alone, over 117 million adults suffer from one or more NCDs.