Press Releases Updates

Michael B. Jordan, Victor Cruz, Ryan Coogler, Ledisi, Sybrina Fulton, and Rep. Lucy McBath to Join President Obama, Stephen Curry, and John Legend at My Brother’s Keeper Alliance National Convening

February 12, 2019 9:32 PM

CHICAGO, IL — Today, the Obama Foundation announced that Michael B. Jordan; Victor Cruz; Ryan Coogler; Ledisi; Sybrina Fulton, the mother of… More

Stephen Curry, John Legend To Join President Obama at My Brother’s Keeper Alliance’s First National Gathering in Oakland

February 5, 2019 8:30 AM

MBK Rising! will bring together youth and community leaders advocating for boys and young men of color CHICAGO, IL — Today, the Obama… More

President Obama Announces Obama Foundation Asia-Pacific Leaders Program

January 7, 2019 11:31 AM

Foundation will host major gathering of emerging leaders in Asia in 2019 HONOLULU, Hawaiʻi — President Barack Obama announced late Sunday that the… More

Obama Foundation To Host Workshop in Hawaiʻi to Design Asia-Pacific Leaders Program

January 3, 2019 8:30 AM

HONOLULU, Hawaiʻi — As part of the Obama Foundation’s efforts to inspire, empower, and connect emerging leaders around the world, the Foundation will host a… More

Obama Foundation and Chicago Public Schools Launch Award to Recognize Impactful Leadership in Civic Engagement

December 6, 2018 12:11 PM

CHICAGO—Today, the Obama Foundation and Chicago Public Schools announced a new initiative to celebrate and honor students, schools, educators, and community partners who have made… More

My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Announces Winners of Community Challenge Competition

November 15, 2018 8:00 AM

Obama Foundation also announces MBK Rising!, a national convening marking the fifth anniversary of My Brother’s Keeper CHICAGO—Today, My… More

Obama Presidential Center Gains Final Approval from Chicago City Council

October 31, 2018 2:02 PM

City Council Unanimously Approves Use Agreement Chicago IL — Today the Chicago City Council voted 48-0 to approve agreements between the City of… More

Obama Foundation Announces 2018 Summit in Chicago

October 15, 2018 5:45 PM

CHICAGO, IL – The Obama Foundation announced today that it will host its second Summit this November 18-19 in Chicago. President Obama will… More

Michelle Obama Announces Global Girls Alliance to Support Adolescent Girls Education Around the World

October 11, 2018 8:15 AM

NEW YORK—Today, former First Lady Michelle Obama announced the launch of the Global Girls Alliance, a new Obama Foundation program that seeks to… More

President Obama Meets with Young Leaders from Across Europe at Roundtable in Amsterdam

September 29, 2018 1:48 PM

AMSTERDAM — President Obama met today with 11 young leaders from around Europe to learn more about their work and discuss how the Obama Foundation… More

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