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Asked and Answered: Five-year-old tells President Obama she can’t wait to visit the Obama Presidential Center

February 26, 2020 11:41 AM

In keeping with President Obama’s longstanding tradition of reading and responding to letters from the American people, we’re excited to share… More

NBA All-Star Weekend in Chicago

February 18, 2020 12:31 PM

With NBA All-Star weekend coming back to Chicago, you could be sure President Obama wouldn't miss it. Check out our highlights from the weekend below. Learn More

Australian Bushfires: How You Can Help

January 9, 2020 10:58 AM

Do your part to support those affected by the Australian bushfires today. Since last fall, devastating bushfires have ravaged New South Wales and other… More

Back to Where it All Began

December 20, 2019 11:18 AM

By Louise Bernard, Director, Obama Presidential Center Museum  As we build the Obama Presidential Center Museum in Chicago, we’re working to design a… More

Michelle Obama Visits Vietnam as Part of the Girls Opportunity Alliance to Discuss Girls Education with Students

December 9, 2019 10:34 AM

Mrs. Obama Was Joined by Academy Award-Winning Actress Julia Roberts, YouTube’s Liza Koshy, TODAY show’s Jenna Bush Hager, and Actresses Lana Condor and… More

Julia Roberts to Join Michelle Obama in Conversation at Leaders: Asia-Pacific Convening

December 2, 2019 1:30 PM

CHICAGO, IL — Today, the Obama Foundation announced that actress Julia Roberts will join Michelle Obama in a plenary conversation at the Obama Foundation’s inaugural… More

Three Leaders Bringing People Together Through Food

November 26, 2019 1:25 PM

As you gather around the table with loved ones for your Thanksgiving feast, we’d like you to meet three leaders who are making a difference… More

Obama Foundation Announces Inaugural Cohort of 200 Emerging Leaders in Asia Pacific

November 20, 2019 10:59 PM

President Obama and Mrs. Obama to Join Leaders: Asia-Pacific Program Gathering in Kuala Lumpur; Plenary Speakers Include Tim Brown, Pat Dwyer, Tan Sri Dr. Tony… More

In Photos: Michelle Obama and Craig Robinson On How Chicago Shaped Them

October 29, 2019 12:29 PM

At the 2019 Obama Foundation Summit, First Lady Michelle Obama took the stage with her brother Craig Robsinson to talk about their childhood in Chicago… More

New Renderings for Obama Presidential Center Feature Updates to Museum Building and New Children’s Playground

October 28, 2019 9:00 AM

Chicago, IL – In conjunction with the 2019 Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago, the Obama Foundation is releasing new renderings and a model of the… More

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