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The Biden Foundation Welcomes Emily Hecht-McGowan, Policy Director For LGBTQ Pillar, And Additional Staff

| The Biden Foundation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Biden Foundation, created to build on Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden’s long-standing work in areas such as violence against women, cancer, community colleges and equality, today announced that Emily Hecht-McGowan, longtime advocate for LGBTQ children and parents, will be joining the Foundation’s growing team as Policy Director for […]

The Biden Foundation Brings on Two Obama White House Experts

| The Biden Foundation

Gautam Raghavan, Former LGBTQ Liaison, and Lynn Rosenthal, Former Violence Against Women Advisor, Join The Biden Foundation. WASHINGTON, DC – The Biden Foundation, created to build on the Bidens’ long-standing work in areas such as violence against women, cancer, community colleges and equality, today announced that they have added two former White House advisors to their […]

Biden Foundation Announces Key Policy Staff Hires

| The Biden Foundation

WASHINGTON, DC – The Biden Foundation, created to build on the Bidens’ long-standing work in areas such as violence against women, cancer, community colleges and equality, today announced several key hires in its Washington, D.C.-based office. Greg Simon will serve as Director of the Biden Cancer Initiative, Danielle Carnival will serve as Deputy Director; Mala […]

Supporters Launch Biden Foundation to Build on Bidens’ Ongoing Commitment to Protect and Advance Rights and Opportunities of All People

| The Biden Foundation

Wilmington, DE – Longtime supporters and advisers of Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden today announced the formation of the Biden Foundation. The mission of the Foundation is to build on Vice President and Dr. Biden’s lifelong commitment to protecting and advancing rights and opportunities of all people. Former Senator Ted Kaufman, Valerie Biden Owens, Mark Gitenstein, Mark Angelson and Jeff Peck will lead […]

Statement by Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden

Wilmington, DE – My dad used to have an expression: “It’s a lucky person who gets up in the morning, puts both feet on the floor, knows what they’re about to do and thinks it still matters.” Jill and I have been very lucky these past decades. We look forward to this new chapter where […]

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