Bill, Hillary, & Chelsea Clinton Foundation

Bill, Hillary, & Chelsea Clinton Foundation

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Join Bill, Hillary, & Chelsea Clinton in London for the Oct 11-12 concert

SAVE THE DATE!

Join Bill, Hillary, & Chelsea Clinton in London for the Oct 11-12 concert for the Clinton Foundation. Details to be announced soon.

For sponsorship opportunities , contact Dennis Cheng  at   dcheng@clintonfoundation.org   or 646-775-9171

Clinton Foundation eNewsletter

Southeast Asia Inspires Chelsea Clinton


President Clinton Will Match Your Gift http://www.clintonfoundation.org/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=062513enews&utm_source=062513enews


More than 141,000 Street Lights Retrofitted in Los Angeles

Day of Action with Chicago Cares

On June 15, the Clinton Foundation gathered supporters to take part in a Day of Action with Chicago Cares. View photos and read a blog post by Chicago Cares' Executive Director, Bridget Attenburg. Clinton Global Initiative America Meeting

On June 13-14, President Clinton, Secretary Clinton, and Chelsea Clinton hosted the 2013 CGI America Meeting in Chicago, check out what you missed http://www.clintonglobalinitiative.org/blog/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=062513enews&utm_source=062513enews     http://whatcounts.com/dm?id=A7683649A389E692A7E7C0E91D54F22A06C7DE6D50260C0B

Monday, June 24, 2013

Bill Clinton will return to the National Constitution Center on June 25

The event is the last of the four so-called "National Dialogues" organized by a group called the State Budget Crisis Task Force that will focus on federalism. That's the government system that gives states the independence - and burden - of managing big-ticket items such as public infrastructure, education, health care and public safety. http://www.philly.com/philly/news/politics/20130624_Clinton_coming_to_Constitution_Center.html

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Clinton Global Initiative 2013 Participants this fall announced . President Obama on the list.

Today, President Bill Clinton, Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Chelsea Clinton announced the program and participants for the ninth Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI), to be held September 23-26 in New York City. Participants include President Barack Obama, Christine Lagarde, Sheryl Sandberg, and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.  http://press.clintonglobalinitiative.org/press_releases/president-barack-obama-christine-lagarde-sheryl-sandberg-and-archbishop-desmond-tutu-among-more-than-1-000-global-leaders-to-join-president-clinton-former-secretary-of-state-hillary-rodham-clinton-and/

Friday, June 21, 2013

Clinton Global Initiative America 2013 Meeting Report

On June 13-14, President Bill Clinton hosted the third meeting of CGI America in Chicago to drive action on economic recovery in the United States. He was joined by nearly 1,000 leaders from across sectors to develop concrete solutions for a wide array of economic and social challenges, ranging from employment and workforce training to community development and energy security.
The collective efforts of CGI America 2013 attendees resulted in the announcement of 74 new commitments. In addition, President Clinton announced the progress of several outstanding 2011 and 2012 commitment-makers, whose work has already impacted more than one million lives.
Throughout the meeting, attendees engaged http://www.cgiamerica.org/2013/meeting_report/

Thursday, June 20, 2013

VIDEO Hillary Clinton Too Small to Fail

“One of the best investments we can make is to give our kids the ingredients they need to develop in the first five years of life.” — Hillary Rodham Clintonhttp://toosmall.org/

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Peres honours Bill Clinton for his ‘unwavering commitment to the Jewish people’ at Presidential conference

Israeli President Shimon Peres conferred Israel’s highest honour on former US President Bill Clinton Wednesday, in recognition of 2one of the greatest friends known to Israel and the Jewish people”. Awarding America’s 42nd President with the Presidential Medal of Distinction on the first full day of his fifth annual Israeli Presidential Conference, Peres insisted that he did so on behalf “of the entire people of Israel”. http://www.ejpress.org/article/news/66714

VIDEO President Clinton Announces Completion of LED Street Lighting Energy Efficiency Program in Los Angeles

Since 2009, the Clinton Climate Initiative has been working with the City of Los Angeles to retrofit 141,089 street lights. On June 18, 2013, City of Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa announced that with support from the Clinton Climate Initiative and the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, Los Angeles has completed the largest light-emitting diode (LED) street light replacement program in the world – saving the city $7 million and reducing carbon emissions by 30%. http://vimeo.com/68626385

Donate to the Clinton Foundation & Bill Clinton doubles your donation

Make a donation today. I'm personally putting up $100,000 to match all your gifts until June 27.

Thank you so much for your contribution and your continuing commitment to this important work. I'm truly inspired by the community of Clinton Foundation supporters and all that we're able to accomplish together.

Bill Clinton

http://www.clintonfoundation.org/

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Frank and Kula Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series at the Clinton Center featuring Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN

Dr. Sanjay Gupta, the multiple Emmy-award winning chief medical correspondent for CNN. Gupta, who will discuss the intersection of media and medicine, is a practicing neurosurgeon who anchors the weekend CNN medical affairs program "Sanjay Gupta, MD." He also plays an integral role in CNN’s health and medical reporting for "Starting Point," "Anderson Cooper 360°" and CNN documentaries. His medical training and public health policy experience distinguish his reporting on a range of medical and scientific topics including brain injury, disaster recovery, health care reform, fitness, military medicine, HIV/AIDS and other areas. 


The series is sponsored by the Clinton Foundation, the Clinton School and AT&T.

When: Thursday, June 27
Doors open: 5:30 p.m.
Lecture: 6:00 p.m.
Where: Clinton Presidential Center
Great Hall

*Reserve your seats by emailing kumpurislecture@clintonschool.uasys.edu or calling 501.683.5239.

Monday, June 17, 2013

Clinton Presidential Center. Exhibition Opening with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Joseph J. Ellis

You and a guest are invited to attend the exhibition opening of "Tribute to George Washington." The exhibition opening includes a keynote by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Joseph J. Ellis and President and CEO of Mount Vernon Curtis G. Viebranz. Joseph Ellis is one of the nation's leading scholars of American history. 

After the program, guests are invited and encouraged to tour the exhibit.  

When: Friday, June 28, 2013
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Tour, Reception and Book Signing to follow.

Where: Great Hall
Clinton Presidential Center
 
Program is FREE; however, reservations are required. Reserve your seats by emailing operationslr@clintonfoundation.org or by calling 501-748-0425.
Following the lecture, Joseph Ellis will be available for a book signing of his new book, Revolutionary Summer: The Birth of American Independence or his 2005 New York Times Best Seller His Excellency: George Washington.
To reserve either copy, please contact Michelle Ross at the Clinton Museum Store at 501-748-0401 or mross@clintonfoundation.org.

Saturday, June 15, 2013

VIDEO Watch Secretary Clinton's inspiring remarks

I hope you were able to see Secretary Clinton's opening remarks at CGI America on Thursday where she talked about her excitement to support the visionary work of the Clinton Foundation and outlined the work she will take on with the Foundation – promoting early childhood development, creating more opportunity for girls and women, and strengthening economic development in the U.S.

Secretary Clinton also announced a new project with Next Generation to help parents, businesses, and communities take meaningful action to provide our youngest generation with a strong foundation for success. Learn more about Too Small to Fail.

We are grateful to have Secretary Clinton's vision and expertise and Chelsea's continued passion and dedication at the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation. The entire Clinton family has always been dedicated to public service, and now through the Clinton Foundation, they will continue to work on creating lasting solutions to some of the most pressing challenges of the 21st century.

And because we know you share their dedication to building a stronger, more inclusive world, we hope you will continue to be an integral part of our work. Please join our new Clinton Foundation community at Facebook.com/ClintonFoundation and follow us on Twitter at @ClintonFdn for the latest news on our work and to learn how you can help improve even more lives and take action on global challenges.

We know that when we work together anything is possible.

Thank you, as always, for your support.

Bruce Lindsey

Chief Executive Officer
Clinton Foundation

In case you missed it, you can watch her inspiring remarks here.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Catch Bill Clinton on Morning Joe MSNBC June 14

The show airs 6-9 am ET and no specifics given except it is MSNBC June 14 Morning Joe

Friday on : Pres Bill Clinton & Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Bill Clinton to campaign for Markey in Worcester on Saturday

Former president Bill Clinton will campaign for US Senate candidate Edward J. Markey in Worcester on Saturday, the latest big-name Democrat to hit the trail in the closely fought Massachusetts Senate race.http://www.boston.com/politicalintelligence/2013/06/12/bill-clinton-campaign-for-markey-worcester-saturday/3lBf77DPDADI5Iukoj5jaI/story.html

WATCH Bill Clinton on MSNBC June 14 noon ET

Alex Wagner of MSNBC  is interviewing Bill Clinton Fri at noon while CGI AMERICA is going on.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Game between Spain and Haiti at Sun Life Stadium will help support a Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action

Tomorrow's friendly game of soccer between Spain and Haiti at Sun Life Stadium will help support a Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action made by Delos Living and Fondation L'Athletique D'Haiti.

Read more about how this commitment will help provide future opportunities for Haitian youth
http://www.clintonglobalinitiative.org/blog/?title=sport-as-a-catalyst-for-progress-and-recovery-in-haiti

PHOTOS Chris Paul, Bill Clinton hit the links

Bill Clinton tweets Great afternoon getting to know @CP3 and the good work he's doing through his foundation.http://msn.foxsports.com/nba/story/Chris-Paul-Bill-Clinton-hit-the-links-060713

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Statement by President and Secretary Clinton on the Passing of Senator Frank Lautenberg

Hillary and I were deeply saddened to learn of Senator Lautenberg's passing.

New Jersey has lost a favorite son, the country has lost a great legislator, and we have lost a dear friend and cherished colleague.

Throughout his five terms in the http://www.clintonfoundation.org/main/news-and-media/statements/statement-by-president-and-secretary-clinton-on-the-passing-of-senator-frank-lautenberg.html

Monday, June 3, 2013

Bill Clinton, Eric Holder to join NAACP for Medgar Evers fete

Medgar Evers will be honored by the NAACP on Wednesday during a wreath-laying ceremony at the late civil rights leader's burial place in Arlington National Cemetery. Event will feature remarks by Evers' widow, Myrlie, as well as former President Bill Clinton, Attorney General Eric Holder and NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous. http://washingtoninformer.com/news/2013/jun/03/bill-clinton-eric-holder-naacp-medgar-evers-fete/

Sunday, June 2, 2013

Bill Clinton to attend The Ultimate LA Block Party celebrating the diverse heritage of Los Angeles

The Ultimate LA Block Party celebrating the diverse heritage of Los Angeles. Say goodbye to Mayor Villaraigosa. The block party features special guests Evan Klieman, President Bill Clinton, Ryan Seacrest and more. This event is free and open to the public. For more information visit CelebrateLA2013.com or call 213-365-0605.http://events.kcrw.com/event/2013/06/07/the-ultimate-la-block-party

PHOTOS Hillary Clinton Joins Husband Bill Clinton's Foundation With Daughter Chelsea

Hillary Clinton's arrival at the Clinton Foundation also comes with a new hire. She brought on her longtime aide Maura Pally, who will act as executive director of Clinton's office at the foundation and "supervise Secretary Clinton’s Foundation-related activities, exploring new opportunities and ways to leverage existing Foundation efforts," Clinton Foundation CEO Bruce Lindsey said in an email to foundation staff, according to Politico.  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/31/hillary-clinton-foundation_n_3365731.html