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106-Year Old Dances Into White House

February 23rd, 2016

President Obama, 106-year old Virginia McLaurin, and First Lady Michelle Obama. Photo credit: official White House photo/Lawrence Jackson

106-year old Virginia McLaurin danced into the White House and into our hearts this week with her incredible energy and gratitude for her dream come true — meeting President Obama and celebrating Black History Month with him and the First Lady.

She’s an inspirational visitor to the White House not just because she’s 106-years old … but because she has been a volunteer for decades to children as a foster-grandparent among other things.

Given all the history that she has lived through, including the civil rights movement, it was significant for her to be in the White House with the first African American president of the U.S.

But, as you can see from the video, perhaps it was the President and the First Lady who were inspired more…

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