Updates

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance’s Newark Pathways to Success: Boys and Young Men of Color Opportunity Summit Breaks Records in Registration, Participation, and Community and Corporate Engagement

March 8, 2018 10:11 AM

More than 1,400 youth had the opportunity to interact with more than 100 employers and community organizations, get on-the-spot job offers and connection to mentors. More

Highlights from the Obama Foundation Public Meeting

March 1, 2018 7:54 PM

Earlier this evening, Michael Strautmanis, chief engagement officer at the Obama Foundation, sent the message below to the Foundation’s full email… More

The Obama Scholars Program

February 28, 2018 2:14 PM

Our International Team has traveled to Germany, Indonesia, Colombia, Brazil, South Africa, Nigeria, China, and India to meet with hundreds of young leaders looking to create change in their communities. Read more on Medium

Obama Foundation and University of Chicago Announce Obama Foundation Scholars Program for Emerging Leaders from Around the World

February 28, 2018 2:13 PM

Master of Arts degree program at Harris School of Public Policy and Obama Foundation-led activities will give leaders the tools and training to make a… More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Announces Upcoming Competition to Accelerate Community Solutions and Impact for Boys and Young Men of Color

February 26, 2018 11:06 AM

Community-based organizations in cities that accepted President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge will be invited to submit proposals focused on youth violence prevention and… More

MBK Newark Youth Reflection

February 21, 2018 6:40 PM

My name is Khali Raymond, and I am nineteen years old. I was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey. When I was a… More

Obama Foundation to Host Public Meeting to Receive Feedback on Zoning Application and Obama Presidential Center Design

February 15, 2018 9:45 AM

Chicago, IL – Today, the Obama Foundation announced that it will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, February 27 at McCormick… More

Watch: Unveiling of President and Mrs. Obama’s Portraits at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

February 12, 2018 6:00 AM

“The arts have always been central to the American experience. They provoke thought, challenge our assumptions, and shape how we define our narrative… More

Obama Foundation Launches New Career Page and Internship Application, Announces Stacey D. Mitchell as Director of People

January 29, 2018 1:29 PM

Chicago, IL — Today, the Obama Foundation launched a new opportunities page on Obama.org and announced Stacey D. Mitchell as the new Director of… More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Hosts Pathways to Success: Boys and Young Men of Color Opportunity Summit in Newark, NJ

January 23, 2018 4:01 PM

In February, more than 500 Newark youth, including boys and young men of color, will have the opportunity to interact and interview with… More

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