Twelve Years Later, ObamaCare continues to thrive

March 23, 2022 10:00 AM

12 years ago today, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law. Standing next to President Obama just… More

How You Can Help the People of Ukraine

March 3, 2022 4:15 PM

The impact of Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine has been devastating. And while the situation continues to escalate, so does the need for help—from… More

Obama Foundation Announces First Piece in Series of Commissioned Art for Obama Presidential Center

February 28, 2022 7:00 AM

‘Book Bird’ Sculpture by Chicago Artist Richard Hunt to be placed in the Reading Garden of the Chicago Public Library Branch at the… More

Preserving Black History: The HistoryMakers

February 17, 2022 11:15 AM

It all started with an interview with Tuskegee Airman Colonel William R. Thompson. Seated in the cockpit of his P-51, Benjamin O. Davis… More

A message from Michelle Obama: Honoring Hadiya Pendleton at the Obama Presidential Center

January 29, 2022 5:00 AM

For my husband’s second inauguration, 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton came down to Washington and performed in the festivities with her majorette squad. A week later, this… More

Obama Foundation Names Adren Wilson as New Executive Director of the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

January 27, 2022 11:00 AM

The Obama Foundation is pleased to announce Adren Wilson as the new Executive Director of My Brother’s Keeper Alliance (MBKA). Wilson, an experienced leader committed… More

Fact Sheet: The Obama Presidential Archives

January 24, 2022 10:45 AM

The Obama Foundation is committed to supporting the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) to lay the foundation for enhanced public access and engagement with… More

“I’m asking you to believe. Not in my ability to bring about change — but in yours.”

January 10, 2022 10:00 AM

Five years ago today, President Obama returned to Chicago to continue a presidential tradition that dates back more than 200 years to George Washington:… More

United States Tornado Relief: How You Can Help

December 13, 2021 7:46 PM

Over the weekend, an unprecedented 50 tornadoes touched down and wreaked havoc across eight states in the Midwestern and Southern United States. Nearly… More