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Theatrical mendicants relieved

Theatrical mendicants relieved

Kemble, followed by his brother Charles, and his sister, Mrs. Siddons, holds out his hat, bowing, to the Duke of Northumberland who stands at the gate of Northumberland House in the Strand (right). The great do... more

portrait from "The Empire of Philanthropy; with a portraiture of British excellence; ... a dramatic poem: with notes"

portrait from "The Empire of Philanthropy; with a portraiture of Briti...

This image has been taken from scan 000010 from "The Empire of Philanthropy; with a portraiture of British excellence; ... a dramatic poem: with notes". The title and subject terms of this image have been gener... more

U.S. Reports: Vidal et al. v. Girard's Executors, 43 U.S. (2 How) 127 (1844)

U.S. Reports: Vidal et al. v. Girard's Executors, 43 U.S. (2 How) 127 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 43; Howard Volume 2; January Term, 1844; Francois Fenelon Vidal, John F. Girard, and others, Citizens and Subjects of the Monarchy of France, and Henry Stump, Complainants and A... more

Union volunteer refreshment saloon and hospital J. Queen del. & lith

Union volunteer refreshment saloon and hospital J. Queen del. & lith

Print shows a blank receipt for donations to the Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital in Philadelphia; decorated border shows soldiers marching past saloon and hospital and amputee in hospital bed wi... more

Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital / J. Queen del. & lith.

Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital / J. Queen del. & lith...

Print shows receipt for donation of $20.00 from Master George Morton Moore to Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital in Philadelphia; decorated border shows soldiers marching past saloon and hospital a... more

Puck's hint for "hospital sunday" / J. Keppler.

Puck's hint for "hospital sunday" / J. Keppler.

Illustration shows a female figure labeled "Charity" holding a bouquet of flowers and standing next to a young boy with crutchers and a bandaged foot; Puck, holding a lithographic pen, gestures toward viewers t... more

Our merciless millionaire / F. Opper.

Our merciless millionaire / F. Opper.

Illustration shows Puck hanging onto the coat-tails of William H. Vanderbilt, who is holding a money bag labeled "Donation of $500,000 to Build a New Medical College", as he climbs the steps to a building label... more

The popular tendency to rail at wealth is not entirely justified / Ehrhart.

The popular tendency to rail at wealth is not entirely justified / Ehr...

Print shows a vignette cartoon with a group of working class individuals complaining about the selfish accumulation of wealth by a small percentage of society; the surrounding vignettes illustrate the philanthr... more

A Christmas reminder / Keppler.

A Christmas reminder / Keppler.

Illustration shows Puck addressing Andrew Carnegie who is pouring over the "Plan for the Carnegie Library"; Puck gestures toward an elderly couple standing at the door in the cold winter wind and snow. Title fr... more

An object lesson / J.S. Pughe.

An object lesson / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows Charles M. Schwab holding a moneybag labeled "Schwab", standing next to Andrew Carnegie who is sitting on the ground, holding a moneybag labeled "Carnegie" and with a basket labeled "$10,000,... more

The crabbed millionaire's puzzle / J.S. Pughe.

The crabbed millionaire's puzzle / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows an old man labeled "Millionaire" sitting in a chair atop a pile of moneybags, bemoaning the fact that he now has little time to give away his money in a satisfactory manner; on the left are t... more

The gospel according to "St. John" / Keppler.

The gospel according to "St. John" / Keppler.

Illustration shows John D. Rockefeller holding a bag labeled "Foreign $ Missions" close to his side, sitting on millstones labeled "Standard Oil Millstone" grinding or squeezing money from people caught between... more

Puck's inventions / Ehrhart.

Puck's inventions / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows John D. Rockefeller standing on a ladder, dumping coins into a "Patent Disinfector" as a member of the clergy opens a slot and coins pour into a bucket labeled "Purified Cash for Missions". A... more

Philanthropist Andy's latest / L.M. Glackens.

Philanthropist Andy's latest / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows a scenic postcard view composed of requests from various cities that are seeking landscape features, such as a mountain in Chicago, caves in Philadelphia (where the sun is too bright), a sun ... more

A phase of our tax system - the greater the service, the heavier the tax / K.

A phase of our tax system - the greater the service, the heavier the t...

Illustration shows two men labeled "Charity Worker" addressing an oversized man sitting on a throne, taking money from a box labeled "Rents", into which two men labeled "Rent Collecor" and Agent" pour money, an... more

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape,

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape,

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape, examines a blanket made from unserviceable camouflage material before sorting it for shipping at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Jan. 4. The gi... more

Retired Marine Gunnery Sgt. Michael Ackerman shows

Retired Marine Gunnery Sgt. Michael Ackerman shows

Retired Marine Gunnery Sgt. Michael Ackerman shows off photos of the numerous Predators events in which he has participated before the game, March 15. As one of the 12 original wounded warriors, he has worked w... more

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams approaches a recently-constructed

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams approaches a recently-constructed

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams approaches a recently-constructed residence in Elbert, Colo., June 25, with his daughter, Jewel Adams, 5. Adams received the home at no cost from Homes for Our Troops, a nonprofit org... more

Sgt. Benjamin Webdell, a Gary, Ind., native who serves

Sgt. Benjamin Webdell, a Gary, Ind., native who serves

Sgt. Benjamin Webdell, a Gary, Ind., native who serves as a heavy equipment operator with Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, helps unroll a tent at San Diego High School, July 11. The Marines of MWSS-373 will pu... more

Semper Fit leads Marines and federal employees through

Semper Fit leads Marines and federal employees through

Semper Fit leads Marines and federal employees through their warm-ups before 2011's Combined Federal Campaign 5K Fun Run/Walk, Nov. 5. This year the run is scheduled for Oct. 3 at Goettge Memorial Field House a... more

Emergency Planning and Security - Washington, D. C. , November 8, 2011 --  A FEMA employee speaks with a representative from the United Negro College Fund, Combined Federal Campaign.  The Combined Federal Campaign promote and support philanthropy through a federal employee program.  Photo by Brittany Trotter/FEMA

Emergency Planning and Security - Washington, D. C. , November 8, 2011...

The original database describes this as: Title: FEMA Employee at the Combined Federal Campaign Kickoff Event Production Date: 11/08/2011 Caption: Washington, D. C. , November 8, 2011 -- A FEMA employee spea... more

Emergency Planning and Security - Washington, D. C. , November 8, 2011 --  FEMA employees speak with representatives from different charitable organizations at the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Kickoff.  The Combined Federal Campaign raises millions of dollars each year to promote and supporte philanthropy through a federal employee program.  Photo by Brittany Trotter/FEMA

Emergency Planning and Security - Washington, D. C. , November 8, 2011...

The original database describes this as: Title: Combined Federal Campaign Kickoff Production Date: 11/08/2011 Caption: Washington, D. C. , November 8, 2011 -- FEMA employees speak with representatives from ... more

Maj. Barb King and Dovi hug as King arrives at the

Maj. Barb King and Dovi hug as King arrives at the

Maj. Barb King and Dovi hug as King arrives at the Compassion International center during the trip King took last year. King said she got off the bus and saw Dovi look to her mother for approval before Dovi ran... more

Volunteers ignite life-long passion for reading

Volunteers ignite life-long passion for reading

After spotting an aspiring pilot, Calandra is more than happy to compare flight jackets with his new friend. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Hively, of the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard, looks on.

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Commander Navy Capt. Anthony

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Commander Navy Capt. Anthony

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Commander Navy Capt. Anthony T. Calandra helps a student build his bookshelf. Calandra is a regular volunteer at Leckie Elementary School and is enthusiastic about projects like its... more

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling's Cookie Caper Drive to lift single-troops' holiday spirits

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling's Cookie Caper Drive to lift single-troop...

Gina Payton of Carlisle, Pa. and her daughter, both military dependents, deliver homemade cookies for Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling's annual Cookie Caper drive which collects and distributes holiday cookies to s... more

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray addresses a Disadvantaged Youth

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray addresses a Disadvantaged Youth

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray addresses a Disadvantaged Youth Holiday Party, sponsored by the Metropolitan Police Department’s Seventh District, on Dec. 18 in the District of Columbia's Ward 8. Military and civilian ... more

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, to speak to the press and ask them to remind Americans that it is not too late to help make a needy child's Christmas holi... more

Joint base residents and workers donate coats to area residents in need

Joint base residents and workers donate coats to area residents in nee...

(Left to right) Battalion Chief Jeffrey Williams, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Fire and Emergency Services Department; Andrea Coleman, director of elementary education for Day Break Ministries; Police Chief Lar... more

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company (96TC), 553 Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade pose for a picture in front of the Copperas Cove Soup Kitchen. 96T... more

Master Sgt. Monique DuBose, 62nd Airlift Wing Office

Master Sgt. Monique DuBose, 62nd Airlift Wing Office

Master Sgt. Monique DuBose, 62nd Airlift Wing Office of the Inspector General superintendent, speaks to members of the Tacoma Rotary Club, fellow service members and veterans, and friends and family after being... more

Griffin Nyachae hosts the very first Afro-Deliciouz

Griffin Nyachae hosts the very first Afro-Deliciouz

Griffin Nyachae hosts the very first Afro-Deliciouz event April 20, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. Afro-Deliciouz is an educational community experience that unites people from different backgrounds through music, ar... more

U.S. Army Pfc. Tenzin Jamphal, right, a medical support

U.S. Army Pfc. Tenzin Jamphal, right, a medical support

U.S. Army Pfc. Tenzin Jamphal, right, a medical support team member from the 297th Area Medical Support Company, 340th Brigade Support Battalion, California Army National Guard, receives hygiene kits that he wi... more

A hygiene kit is displayed at Oroville, California,

A hygiene kit is displayed at Oroville, California,

A hygiene kit is displayed at Oroville, California, May 11, 2020. The hygiene kits were donated by Operation Gratitude, which is a nonprofit organization that seeks to lift spirits and meet the evolving needs o... more

A rocking horse made from unserviceable camouflage

A rocking horse made from unserviceable camouflage

A rocking horse made from unserviceable camouflage material awaits shipping, along with a large collection of stockings and blankets at The Great Escape at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Jan. 4. Volu... more

Cadets from the United States Military Academy at West

Cadets from the United States Military Academy at West

Cadets from the United States Military Academy at West Point are spotlighted on the Jumbotron at the Nashville Predators' March 15 game against the Los Angeles Kings. The cadets chose to spend their spring brea... more

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams raises a U.S. flag at a

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams raises a U.S. flag at a

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams raises a U.S. flag at a recently-constructed residence in Elbert, Colo., June 25, with his fiancee, Shelley Targett, and wounded veteran Kade Hinkhouse. Adams received the home at no ... more

Pfc. Allison Wright, an Atlanta native who serves as

Pfc. Allison Wright, an Atlanta native who serves as

Pfc. Allison Wright, an Atlanta native who serves as a motor transportation mechanic with Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, and Cpl. Salvador Sanchez, a Winter Haven, Fla., native who serves as a food service s... more

Marines gather to support the Combined Federal Campaign's

Marines gather to support the Combined Federal Campaign's

Marines gather to support the Combined Federal Campaign's 5K Fun Run/Walk aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Nov. 5. The CFC helps federal employees, including service members, find and contribute to charit... more

An Air Force airman teaches a student from Madeline

An Air Force airman teaches a student from Madeline

An Air Force airman teaches a student from Madeline Leckie Elementary School how to line up a nail for hammering. The students and military volunteers built 200 bookshelves, one for each student, to kick off a ... more

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray stopped by to visit with children

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray stopped by to visit with children

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray stopped by to visit with children and wish them a merry Christmas during the District of Columbia’s Ward 8 Disadvantaged Youth Holiday Party, sponsored by the Metropolitan Police Departm... more

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, to speak to the press and ask them to remind Americans that it is not too late to help make a needy child's Christmas holi... more

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company (96TC), 553 Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade pose for a picture in the Copperas Cove Soup Kitchen surrounded by... more

Master Sgt. Monique DuBose, 62nd Airlift Wing Office

Master Sgt. Monique DuBose, 62nd Airlift Wing Office

Master Sgt. Monique DuBose, 62nd Airlift Wing Office of the Inspector General superintendent, speaks to members of the Tacoma Rotary Club, fellow service members and veterans, and friends and family after being... more

A younger Griffin Nyachae (left) and his cousins pose

A younger Griffin Nyachae (left) and his cousins pose

A younger Griffin Nyachae (left) and his cousins pose for a photo near Nyamira in the Nyanza Province of Kenya. Now in the U.S. and a member of the Ohio Army National Guard, Nyachae hopes to raise funds for con... more

U.S. Soldiers in the California Army National Guard

U.S. Soldiers in the California Army National Guard

U.S. Soldiers in the California Army National Guard receive donated hygiene kits at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, May 12, 2020. The hygiene kits were donated by Operation Gratitude, which is a no... more

Volunteers examine the fruits of their labors with

Volunteers examine the fruits of their labors with

Volunteers examine the fruits of their labors with Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid at The Great Escape, at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Jan. 4. Volunteers used donated unserviceable camouflage ma... more

Chattanooga, Tenn., resident Sgt. Lila A. Walker from

Chattanooga, Tenn., resident Sgt. Lila A. Walker from

Chattanooga, Tenn., resident Sgt. Lila A. Walker from the 118th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Tennessee Army National Guard, films post-game interviews with Predators players, March 15. The Predators highli... more

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams and his fiancee, Shelley

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams and his fiancee, Shelley

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams and his fiancee, Shelley Targett, listen to an explanation of volunteer efforts June 25, which contributed to the construction of a residence in Elbert, Colo. Adams received the spraw... more

Marines from Marine Wing Support Squadron 373 assemble

Marines from Marine Wing Support Squadron 373 assemble

Marines from Marine Wing Support Squadron 373 assemble a tent at San Diego High School, July 11. The Marines of MWSS-373 will put their logistics skills to the test as they prepare tents for lodging, dining and... more

Participants in 2011's Combined Federal Campaigns'

Participants in 2011's Combined Federal Campaigns'

Participants in 2011's Combined Federal Campaigns' Fun Run/Walk gather in preparation of the run, Nov. 5, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune. The commanding general of Marine Corps Installation East- MCB Cam... more

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) Commander Navy

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) Commander Navy

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) Commander Navy Capt. Anthony T. Calandra leads a discussion about this year's upcoming Area Coalition for Education - Excellence (ACE-E) mentor program. For the past two year... more

Commander of Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Navy Capt.

Commander of Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Navy Capt.

Commander of Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Navy Capt. Anthony T. Calandra and an Air Force airman survey approximately 200 rows of bookshelves built by military volunteers and painted by the students with assist... more

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families, living or working at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) volunteered and helped make the Christmas holiday season more joyful for nearly 300 youth in the Dist... more

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, to speak to the press and ask them to remind Americans that it is not too late to help make a needy child's Christmas holi... more

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company (96TC), 553 Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade deliver food to the Copperas Cove Soup Kitchen. 96TC recently dona... more

Griffin Nyachae hosts the very first Afro-Deliciouz

Griffin Nyachae hosts the very first Afro-Deliciouz

Griffin Nyachae hosts the very first Afro-Deliciouz event April 20, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. Afro-Deliciouz is an educational community experience that unites people from different backgrounds through music, ar... more

U.S. Army Spc. Raul Guerrero, a Joint Task Force 115

U.S. Army Spc. Raul Guerrero, a Joint Task Force 115

U.S. Army Spc. Raul Guerrero, a Joint Task Force 115 supply specialist in the California Army National Guard, delivers hygiene kits to Soldiers at the U.S. Army Reserve Center in Sacramento, California, May 12,... more

A blanket, bibs and signed card await shipping at The

A blanket, bibs and signed card await shipping at The

A blanket, bibs and signed card await shipping at The Great Escape at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Jan. 4. Students from Hearst Elementary School helped make blankets and stockings from unserviceab... more

Clarksville, Tenn., resident Staff Sgt. Melissa M.

Clarksville, Tenn., resident Staff Sgt. Melissa M.

Clarksville, Tenn., resident Staff Sgt. Melissa M. Wood from the 118th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Tennessee Army National Guard, surveys the scene outside the Predators locker room, March 15. The team in... more

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams speaks at a recently-constructed

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams speaks at a recently-constructed

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams speaks at a recently-constructed residence in Elbert, Colo., June 25, moments before receiving the home at no cost. Homes for Our Troops, a nonprofit organization founded in 2004, has... more

Airman 1st Class Shaquile Garcias-Phillips of the U.S.

Airman 1st Class Shaquile Garcias-Phillips of the U.S.

Airman 1st Class Shaquile Garcias-Phillips of the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard talks with students of Madeline Leckie Elementary School as they paint and fashion their own bookshelves. Another Air Force airman le... more

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel, of Fleetwood, Pa., assigned

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel, of Fleetwood, Pa., assigned

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel, of Fleetwood, Pa., assigned to the Marine Barracks Washington exchanges smiles with a child as he serves her up a delicious warm lunch. Military and civilian personnel and their famili... more

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base

First lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, to speak to the press and ask them to remind Americans that it is not too late to help make a needy child's Christmas holi... more

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company

Soldiers assigned to the 96th Transportation Company (96TC), 553 Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade deliver food to the Copperas Cove Soup Kitchen. 96TC recently dona... more

Spc. Griffin Nyachae, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned

Spc. Griffin Nyachae, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned

Spc. Griffin Nyachae, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned to Company E, 1st Battalion, 137th Aviation Regiment, poses with items from his home country of Kenya, Jan. 24, 2018. In his civilian life, Nyachae orga... more

U.S. Army Spc. Raul Guerrero, a Joint Task Force 115

U.S. Army Spc. Raul Guerrero, a Joint Task Force 115

U.S. Army Spc. Raul Guerrero, a Joint Task Force 115 supply specialist in the California Army National Guard,right, delivers hygiene kits to Soldiers at the U.S. Army Reserve Center in Sacramento, California, M... more

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape,

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape,

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape, shows off a table full of gifts made from unserviceable camouflage material at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Jan. 4. Denissen, with the help ... more

Franklin, Tenn., native Pvt. 1st Class Nicole Newton

Franklin, Tenn., native Pvt. 1st Class Nicole Newton

Franklin, Tenn., native Pvt. 1st Class Nicole Newton of the 118th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Tennessee Army National Guard, presents the Keys to the Game along with Terry Crisp and Pete Webber, March 15 ... more

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams and his fiancee, Shelley

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams and his fiancee, Shelley

Retired Sgt. Jeffrey Adams and his fiancee, Shelley Targett, enter a recently-constructed residence in Elbert, Colo., June 25, using donated supplies, appliances and skills. Adams had just received the sprawlin... more

Airman 1st Class Shaquile Garcias-Phillips, of the

Airman 1st Class Shaquile Garcias-Phillips, of the

Airman 1st Class Shaquile Garcias-Phillips, of the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard, shares a smile with a young girl from Leckie Elementary School while the two paint a bookshelf together as part of the school’s lit... more

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families, living or working at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling volunteered and helped make the Christmas holiday season more joyful for nearly 300 youth in the District of... more

First lady Michelle Obama helps sort donated toys into

First lady Michelle Obama helps sort donated toys into

First lady Michelle Obama helps sort donated toys into age-appropriate boxes at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, in support of the Marine Corps Foundation's Toys for Tots campaign for the f... more

Spc. Griffin Nyachae, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned

Spc. Griffin Nyachae, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned

Spc. Griffin Nyachae, a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned to Company E, 1st Battalion, 137th Aviation Regiment, poses with items from his home country of Kenya, Jan. 24, 2018. In his civilian life, Nyachae orga... more

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape,

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape,

Hayley Denissen, a recreation aid with The Great Escape, displays the gifts she and other volunteers made from unserviceable camouflage material at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Jan. 4. The voluntee... more

Nashville Predators executive vice president and chief

Nashville Predators executive vice president and chief

Nashville Predators executive vice president and chief sales officer Christian Parker explains the various promotion programs the Predators have developed to thank members of the military for their service, Mar... more

Dan Dunham, school liaison officer for Joint Base

Dan Dunham, school liaison officer for Joint Base

Dan Dunham, school liaison officer for Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling and Naval District Washington, helps one student with painting her personal bookshelf that she will be able to take home at the end of the day... more

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families, living or working at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling volunteered and helped make the Christmas holiday season more joyful for nearly 300 youth in the District of... more

First lady Michelle Obama helps sort donated toys into

First lady Michelle Obama helps sort donated toys into

First lady Michelle Obama helps sort donated toys into age-appropriate boxes at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, in support of the Marine Corps Foundation's Toys for Tots campaign for the f... more

Nashville Predators executive vice president and chief

Nashville Predators executive vice president and chief

Nashville Predators executive vice president and chief sales officer Christian Parker discusses the Predator's military appreciation program with Soldiers from the 118th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Tennes... more

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel who hails from Fleetwood,

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel who hails from Fleetwood,

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel who hails from Fleetwood, Pa., and is now assigned to Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., rolls up the sleeves of a Leckie Elementary student before helping the student paint his own pers... more

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families,

Military and civilian personnel and their families, living or working at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) volunteered and helped make the Christmas holiday season more joyful for nearly 300 youth in the Dist... more

First lady Michelle Obama helps young military dependents

First lady Michelle Obama helps young military dependents

First lady Michelle Obama helps young military dependents sort donated toys into age-appropriate boxes at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on Dec. 19, 2013, in support of the Marine Corps Foundation's Toys f... more

The crowd rose to its feet, the cheers were deafening

The crowd rose to its feet, the cheers were deafening

The crowd rose to its feet, the cheers were deafening and the energy in the air was electric as seven cadets from the United States Military Academy at West Point were honored during the Predators Military Salu... more

Seaman Travis Jackman from Spokane, Wash., a member

Seaman Travis Jackman from Spokane, Wash., a member

Seaman Travis Jackman from Spokane, Wash., a member of the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard, helps paint a bookshelf, one of 200 built and styled during the day as part of Leckie Elementary School's literacy program,... more

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel of Fleetwood, Pa., assigned

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel of Fleetwood, Pa., assigned

Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel of Fleetwood, Pa., assigned to Marine Barracks Washington gives way a bike and a smile to a boy from the District of Columbia's Ward 8 as part of the Marine's annual Toys for Tots progr... more

First lady Michelle Obama poses for a group photograph

First lady Michelle Obama poses for a group photograph

First lady Michelle Obama poses for a group photograph with service members and military dependents after sorting donated toys for the Marine Corps Foundation's Toys for Tots campaign at Joint Base Anacostia-Bo... more

Seven cadets from the United States Military Academy

Seven cadets from the United States Military Academy

Seven cadets from the United States Military Academy at West Point discuss their philanthropic efforts with Pvt. 1st Class Nicole E. Newton of the 118th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Tennessee Army National... more

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Hively of the

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Hively of the

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Hively of the United States Navy Ceremonial Guard assists a Leckie Elementary School student to decorate his take-home bookshelf as part of Leckie Elementary School's litera... more

First lady Michelle Obama hugs each Marine who recently

First lady Michelle Obama hugs each Marine who recently

First lady Michelle Obama hugs each Marine who recently returned from Afghanistan in time for Christmas following the Marine Corps Foundation's Toys for Tots campaign at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) on D... more

After the Nashville Predators game against the Los

After the Nashville Predators game against the Los

After the Nashville Predators game against the Los Angeles Kings March 15, Predators left winger Blake Geoffrion stayed behind to speak to service members, even after the locker room had emptied. Geoffrion expr... more

Volunteers from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB)

Volunteers from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB)

Volunteers from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) and local nonprofit City Year teamed up with children from nearby Leckie Elementary School to build and paint bookshelves.

Leckie Elementary School Principal Atasha James thanks

Leckie Elementary School Principal Atasha James thanks

Leckie Elementary School Principal Atasha James thanks volunteers for their dedication and participation in the school’s reading program. Marine Sgt. Ryan Stitzel, one of 15 service members participating during... more

Volunteers compare notes on how their day proceeded

Volunteers compare notes on how their day proceeded

Volunteers compare notes on how their day proceeded at the conclusion of Leckie Elementary School's kick-off event for its literacy program, "What's On Your Shelf?"

Volunteers from City Year Washington, Joint Base

Volunteers from City Year Washington, Joint Base

Volunteers from City Year Washington, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Marine Barracks Washington, and other National Capital Area bases come together after completing a successful day of building 200 student book... more

One Redskins fan designed his bookshelf to depict a

One Redskins fan designed his bookshelf to depict a

One Redskins fan designed his bookshelf to depict a challenge against his father’s favorite, the Philadelphia Eagles.

Finished bookshelves zigzag away from Madeline Leckie

Finished bookshelves zigzag away from Madeline Leckie

Finished bookshelves zigzag away from Madeline Leckie Elementary School in southeast Washington, D.C.