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Obama Foundation Files Form 990 for 2014 Tax Year

May 18, 2015 11:32 AM

Chicago, IL – Today, the Barack Obama Foundation announced that it has filed its Form 990 for the 2014 tax year. A copy of the 990 and… More

The Barack Obama Foundation Selects Chicago as Home for Future Barack Obama Presidential Center

May 12, 2015 10:20 AM

Chicago, IL – The Barack Obama Foundation announced today that the future Barack Obama Presidential Center – which will include the library, museum, as well as… More

What’s missing from America’s debate on race?

May 5, 2015 3:39 PM

Commentary by MBK Alliance board member Lori Dickerson Fouché and board chair Joe Echevarria. Over the past few months, conflicts between law enforcement and young men of… More

A Message from Joe Echevarria, MBK Alliance Board Chair

May 3, 2015 3:32 PM

I believe America is the greatest country on earth because of “The American Dream.” This belief that with hard work and the freedom to pursue your destiny, you can achieve success and provide better opportunities for you and your children. More

The Barack Obama Foundation Receives Final Presidential Center Proposals

December 11, 2014 12:00 PM

Washington, D.C. – Today, The Barack Obama Foundation received final proposals for the future Barack Obama Presidential Center from the University of Chicago, University of Illinois… More

Obama Foundation Issues RFP to Four Potential Hosts of Future Presidential Library

September 15, 2014 12:00 PM

Washington, D.C. – Today, The Barack Obama Foundation issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to the University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, Columbia… More

Statement on Responses to the Barack Obama Foundation’s Request for Qualifications

June 17, 2014 12:00 PM

Washington, D.C. – Martin Nesbitt, Chair of The Barack Obama Foundation made the following statement regarding responses to the Foundation’s Request for Qualifications: “We appreciate the time,… More

The Barack Obama Foundation Releases Request for Qualifications

March 20, 2014 12:00 PM

Washington, D.C. – Today, The Barack Obama Foundation released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), soliciting responses from institutions and other parties interested in hosting President Obama’s… More

Supporters Establish the Obama Foundation to Oversee Planning for Future Presidential Library

January 31, 2014 12:00 PM

Washington, D.C. – Three longtime supporters of President Barack Obama, Martin Nesbitt, J. Kevin Poorman, and Julianna Smoot, today announced the formation of The Barack Obama… More

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