Your Voice Updates

First Lady Michelle Obama Urges All of Us to Have the Difficult Conversations in our Communities

July 27, 2020 10:20 AM

“Start with your own garden. Tend your garden. Work in the communities and have the hard conversations at the dinner tables that [sic] you sit.”… More

Share a Message with the Class of 2020!

May 5, 2020 11:05 AM

Right now, high school and college seniors across the country are missing out on an important rite of passage: commencement. But that doesn’t mean we… More

Ten Years Later, A Look Back at the Affordable Care Act

March 23, 2020 6:00 AM

By Louise Bernard, Director, Museum of the Obama Presidential Center As we see so many people step up during this uncertain… More

Asked and Answered: Five-year-old tells President Obama she can’t wait to visit the Obama Presidential Center

February 26, 2020 11:41 AM

In keeping with President Obama’s longstanding tradition of reading and responding to letters from the American people, we’re excited to share… More

President Obama wants you to turn MLK Day into a day of service

January 15, 2019 7:04 AM

In honor of what would have been Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 90th birthday, President Obama sent the message below to our full email list… More

Happy Holidays from the Obama Foundation

December 22, 2017 3:19 PM

As people across the country and around the world come together to celebrate the joy of the holiday season, we wanted to share… 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

Happy Birthday, President Obama!

August 4, 2017 11:04 AM

In honor of President Obama’s birthday today, Mrs. Obama has a special message to share: On the last full day of his presidency, Barack wrote… More

Digital Citizenship: What We’re Hearing From You

July 13, 2017 4:25 PM

Last week, the Obama Foundation's chief digital officer, Glenn Brown, wrote that the first step towards restoring "the original promise of the Internet... Read on Medium

Digital Citizenship: What’s Your Approach?

By | July 5, 2017 12:10 PM

Last time I posted here, I called for your help with the Obama Foundation’s work on digital citizenship, about what it means to be a good citizen online... Read on Medium