Happy Holidays from the Obama Foundation

December 22, 2017 3:19 PM

As people across the country and around the world come together to celebrate the joy of the holiday season, we wanted to share… More

MBKA November Newsletter

December 22, 2017 2:07 PM

Message from the Director, Michael Smith As the year comes to a close, I want to thank you on behalf of the entire MBK… More

2017: Our First Year in Review

December 22, 2017 1:59 PM

The Obama Foundation hit the ground running this year -- from launching a Fellowship program, to convening hundreds of civic innovators from around the world in Chicago, to hosting trainings for young leaders across the country... More

President Obama’s Holiday Visit to the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington

December 19, 2017 1:17 PM

Last week, President Obama stopped by the Boys & Girls Club in Washington, D.C. to say happy holidays and spread some holiday cheer. More

MBK Positive Policing Dialogue Youth Reflection

December 19, 2017 3:09 AM

Recently, I attended the MBK Positive Policing Dialogue in Albuquerque along with fifty other students from local schools and about 10 officers from Albuquerque Police… More

Lessons from the Obama Foundation Town Hall India

December 6, 2017 10:33 AM

“The single most important thing I want to focus on is lifting up, identifying, working with, and training the next generation… More

Obama Foundation Announces Anne Filipic as Chief Program Officer

December 5, 2017 5:52 PM

Chicago, IL – Today, the Obama Foundation announced Anne Filipic as Chief Program Officer. As Chief Program Officer, Anne will play a critical role in… More

Giving Tuesday: “Help us change the world”

November 28, 2017 12:52 PM

This Giving Tuesday, David Simas, CEO of the Obama Foundation, sent the message below to the Foundation email list. To receive updates like this, you… More

Recap: Boston Training Day

November 20, 2017 5:47 PM

On Saturday, November 18, the Obama Foundation hosted its third and final pilot training of 2017 at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic… More

President Obama’s Town Hall with Young Leaders in India

November 15, 2017 7:16 PM

This year, President Obama has hosted events with young people in Germany, Indonesia, and Brazil; now, he is going to India... Read on Medium