My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Celebrates the Fathers in Our Lives

June 19, 2015 1:34 PM

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance board chair, Joe Echevarria, reflects on the meaning of fatherhood. This Sunday is Father’s Day, a great reminder for each of us… More

Watch Highlights from the Launch of My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

June 17, 2015 4:50 PM

On May 4, 2015, My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, a new independent nonprofit, launched at an event at Lehman College in the Bronx, NY. President Obama… More

On Mass Incarceration, We Have Reached a Tipping Point

June 3, 2015 2:51 PM

Watch video highlights from the related event: Unlocking Communities: Ending Mass Incarceration in America. The Aspen Forum… More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Applauds Camden Initiative to Address Critical Issues Facing Boys and Young Men of Color

May 19, 2015 3:42 PM

CAMDEN — The City of Camden, New Jersey today announced that it has accepted the My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge (“MBK Community Challenge”) as part of… More

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