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Documenting the Obama Presidency through Oral History

May 16, 2019 10:18 AM

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

The Obama Foundation and Columbia University Announce the Obama Presidency Oral History Project

May 16, 2019 7:00 AM

Hundreds will participate in a comprehensive record of the decisions, actions, and effects of the Obama presidency; partners University of Chicago and University… More

Celebrating Moms Around the World

May 12, 2019 4:14 PM

This Mother’s Day, we sent the message below to our full email list lifting up the incredible moms in our programs who are making their… More

Continuing Our Work as the Girls Opportunity Alliance

May 2, 2019 6:24 PM

This past October, we announced an initiative that would build upon Mrs. Obama’s work to inspire people to take action to ensure adolescent girls around… More

Obama Foundation Announces 2019 Fellowship Class of Global Civic Innovators

April 30, 2019 7:00 AM

Two-year, non-residential program brings together a diverse set of 20 civic innovators from around the world to scale the impact of their community-driven… More

Celebrating Mandela 100

April 26, 2019 3:15 PM

This past weekend, President Obama joined Graça Machel for a conversation on Nelson Mandela’s legacy and the future of Africa as a part of the… More

Jackson Park: The Right Choice

March 22, 2019 6:57 PM

The Obama Foundation is publicly releasing five documents that the Foundation is providing to the parties in the lawsuit related to the Obama Presidential Center… More

President Obama’s Bracket Picks

March 22, 2019 2:59 PM

To kick off March Madness, we sent the message below to our full email list sharing President Obama’s bracket picks . If you’d like to… More

President Obama To Engage Young European Leaders at Town Hall in Berlin

March 19, 2019 9:00 AM

CHICAGO—Today, the Obama Foundation announced that President Barack Obama will speak at a town hall with emerging leaders from across Europe in Berlin, Germany, on… More

Fact Sheet: The Obama Presidential Archives

March 8, 2019 4:24 PM

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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