One America

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Cleaning Up Los Angeles

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Talking College Financial Aid in Atlanta

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Promoting Child Literacy in Houston

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Showcasing ways to fight hunger in Miami

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Assembling resource kits for teachers in Chicago

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Rebuilding storm-hit homes in New York

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Beautifying the Scenery at One America Los Angeles

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On a glorious Los Angeles spring day about 600 volunteers came out pick up trash, pull weeds, remove graffiti, repair fences and plant trees on the river banks near Elysian Park. "Entertainment Tonight" co-host Rocsi Diaz was honored for her work to keep young people in school. Read more >

 

Exploring College Financial Aid at One America Atlanta

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Getting ready for college was the theme at One America Atlanta, as dozens of students and volunteer advisers came together. Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam – best known as Rudy Huxtable, on “The Cosby Show” and Miranda Payne on “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” – encouraged the students to pursue their dreams. Read more >

 

A President and First Lady Join One America in Houston

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President George H. W. Bush and Barbara Bush joined local child literacy advocates at the One America Houston tour stop to discuss what the community could do to help children succeed. They honored two local moms who are bringing books to kids in need. Read more >

 

ONE AMERICA ADDRESSES HUNGER IN MIAMI

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In the Miami neighborhood of Liberty City, where hunger is a persistent problem, volunteers put together garden bags for families in need. The group celebrated renowned chef José Andrés for fighting global hunger. Read more >

 

ONE AMERICA BLOWS INTO THE WINDY CITY

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After honoring former Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood and his wife, Sarah, for their commitment to the city’s children, volunteers gathered in Chicago to help some other local heroes: teachers. Read more >

 

One America Brings New Yorkers Together to Serve

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Volunteers spread across the New York area to help rebuild five homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy. Earlier in the day, they honored NFL player Victor Cruz for his own volunteer work. Read more >

 

National One America Tour Kicks off in Columbus

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On July 30, hundreds joined together for the kickoff of the One America tour, with a hands-on event creating seed balls and promoting community gardening. Read more >

 

One America Campaign Unites Rivals for the Greater Good

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Democratic consultant Donna Brazile and Republican strategist Karl Rove shared the center stage in front of thousands of attendees at the 2013 Conference on Volunteering and Service in Washington, D.C. But they weren’t scowling or engaged in a heated debate on the latest policy issue – they were dancing. Read more >