The Obama Foundation Leaders: Asia-Pacific program is now accepting applications!

Leaders: Asia-Pacific is now accepting applications!

Leaders: Asia-Pacific is now accepting applications!

We’re looking for emerging leaders living in the Asia-Pacific region from a diverse mix of experiences and backgrounds to join the Leaders: Asia-Pacific program. Learn more and apply now +

The Creative Brief with Osmond Tshuma

The Creative Brief with Osmond Tshuma

Earlier this month, we returned to Johannesburg for the second Leaders: Africa convening. Over the course of the week, 200 emerging African leaders forged new relationships and developed new skills in a dynamic and energetic space that was transformed by young graphic designer Osmond Tshuma. Get to know him today +

Relive Leaders: Africa

Relive Leaders: Africa

Leaders: Africa 2019 is in the books! Watch video coverage of the second convening in Johannesburg, keep up with social updates, and meet our new class of Leaders. See more here +

A Letter from President Obama: No One Changes the World Alone

A Letter from President Obama: No One Changes the World Alone

The 2018 Obama Foundation annual report is here! See highlights from our second year, including how we’re identifying and supporting leaders around the world and the progress we’re making to bring the Obama Presidential Center to the South Side of Chicago. Read the full report +

Meet the Next Class of Obama Foundation Scholars

Meet the Next Class of Obama Foundation Scholars

This year, the University of Chicago will host 20 Scholars and Columbia University will host 12, hailing from 28 countries around the world. Meet the Scholars +

When the doors of the Obama Presidential Center open, visitors from around the world and our neighbors in Jackson Park will experience a world-class museum and public gathering space that celebrates our nation’s first African American President and First Lady. They will also get the opportunity to experience a branch of the Chicago Public Library. For teens, that includes a digital media studio called YOUmedia.

Documenting the Obama Presidency through Oral History

May 16, 2019

Documenting the Obama Presidency through Oral History

For decades, historians, journalists, filmmakers, and scholars have produced oral history archives to document our shared past. Major archives have invested in collecting the… More

March 8, 2019

Fact Sheet: The Obama Presidential Archives

The Obama Foundation is proud to be working in partnership with the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) to lay the foundation for enhanced public… More

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