Learn about Sargent Shriver's career of public service and civic leadership through our collections of speeches, photos, videos, and audio. These resources tell the story of Sargent Shriver's legacy. Explore the archives below.


As a nation we are currently struggling, concerned about the future. As people particularly concerned about the challenges that the new world order and the current economy bring to low-income people, John Lewis' message of hope is clear, inspiring, and powerful.