Updates

Reforming Wall Street, Protecting Main Street

July 21, 2020 11:45 AM

Ten years ago, President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act—the toughest set of financial reforms since the Great… Explore the story behind Dodd-Frank

Watch the Last Public Conversation President Obama Shared with Rep. John Lewis

July 20, 2020 2:36 PM

In honor of Rep. John Lewis’ passing, we sent the message below to our email list to share more information about the virtual town hall… More

Stories of Hope and Resilience from the Girls Opportunity Alliance

July 17, 2020 3:45 PM

See how Mrs. Obama is encouraging members of the Girls Opportunity Alliance Network to continue their critical work to ensure every girl gets the education… More

Obama Foundation Files Form 990 for 2019 Tax Year

July 17, 2020 11:00 AM

CHICAGO, IL—Today, the Obama Foundation announced that it has filed its Form 990 for the 2019 tax year. A copy of the 990 and the… More

David Simas Reflects on the Foundation’s Path Forward

July 17, 2020 11:00 AM

As part of our 2019 Annual Report, Obama Foundation Chief Executive Officer David Simas penned the message below to reflect on the Foundation’s work to… More

An Update on How We’re Responding in This Time of Need

July 17, 2020 11:00 AM

Along with the release of our 2019 Annual Report, Obama Foundation Chief Executive Officer David Simas and Obama Foundation President Wally Adeyemo shared the update… More

Obama Presidential Center is Estimated to Support Thousands of Jobs in City of Chicago and the South Side during Construction and Ten Years of Operations

July 16, 2020 3:50 PM

You can view the Economic Impact Assumptions by clicking this link. Originally posted on May 11, 2017 – 11:04am Assessment Outlines… More

Justice Like A Thunderbolt

June 25, 2020 1:08 PM

Five years ago marked an unforgettable day in the Obama Presidency. The Supreme Court ruled on marriage equality, President Obama paid tribute to Reverend Pinckney… Relive June 26, 2015

Watch: President Obama’s “Dear Class of 2020” Message

June 7, 2020 7:04 PM

Today, President Obama shared a message as part of YouTube Originals’ “Dear Class of 2020” program.   President Obama notes that building a new… More

Read President Obama’s Message: This Shouldn’t Be Normal

May 30, 2020 5:30 AM

Today, we sent the message below to our email subscribers about President Obama’s response to the tragic killing of George Floyd. If you’d like to… More

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