My Brother's Keeper Alliance Updates

An update from MBKA: “Steph Curry, Newark Summit, and more”

March 30, 2018 11:54 AM

On Wednesday, the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance sent the message below to the full Foundation email list. If you’d like to receive updates like these… More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Announces Establishment of Advisory Council within the Obama Foundation along with New Members

March 27, 2018 11:02 AM

Angelique Albert, American Indian Graduate Center; Tom Geddes, Plank Industries; Karol Mason, John Jay College of Criminal Justice; and two young adult members, Malachi Hernandez… More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Announces “Communities to Watch”

March 15, 2018 12:46 PM

The following communities received significant consideration as part of the Community Challenge Competition but we are unfortunately unable to financially support them at… More

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

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

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

President Obama Takes Part in PSA for Launch of New Campaign to Expand Opportunity for Boys and Young Men of Color

January 2, 2018 8:08 PM

My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Alliance releases a new PSA featuring President Obama, Stephen Curry and Chance the Rapper to kick off… More

MBKA November Newsletter

December 22, 2017 2:07 PM

Message from the Director, Michael Smith As the year comes to a close, I want to thank you on behalf of the entire MBK… More

2017: Our First Year in Review

December 22, 2017 1:59 PM

The Obama Foundation hit the ground running this year -- from launching a Fellowship program, to convening hundreds of civic innovators from around the world in Chicago, to hosting trainings for young leaders across the country... More