President Barack Obama presents a 2012 Citizens Medal to Patience Lehrman, of Philadelphia, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, during a ceremony in the East Room of
President Barack Obama presents a 2012 Citizens Medal to Patience Lehrman, of Philadelphia, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Lehrman is an immigrant from Cameroon and the National Director of Project Students Helping in the Naturalization of Elders (SHINE). ((AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin))