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Behind the Scenes Video: The 2010 Citizens Medal

Watch a behind the scenes video of one of the President's favorite events and a day that Staff Secretary Lisa Brown describes as the best day she’s ever had at the White House.

For 40 years, the Citizens Medal has been given to men and women who have "performed exemplary deeds of service for their country or their fellow citizens." Watch a behind the scenes video on the 2010 Medal with President Obama, the Citizens Medal recipients and Staff Secretary Lisa Brown who calls the day that these outstanding men and women were recognized "the best day [she's] ever had at the White House."


Don't miss each recipient’s remarkable story of service in the Citizens Medal video gallery and visit find ways to make a difference in your community.