Introducing the

Something big is coming, and we want you to be a part of it.

Eight years is only the beginning.

Barack Obama's commitment to public service preceded his presidency, and will continue long after he and the First Lady leave the White House. The Foundation will carry forward the Obamas’ efforts to inspire active citizenship, expand economic opportunity, and promote peace and justice throughout the world.

Building a strong Foundation.

Our first priority is laying the groundwork for the Barack Obama Library and Museum. This year, we'll choose a partner institution and construction site, and start to gather the stories and artifacts that recall a historic presidency. Next, we’ll sketch out the programs and initiatives that will begin when the President and First Lady come on board in 2017. More

Our three areas of focus:

A place where history inspires action.

The Barack Obama Library and Museum will do more than document a presidency. Its interactive exhibits and archives will capture the spirit of a movement, and inspire a new generation of active citizens. Find Out More