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Obama Foundation

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Obama Foundation is a international or foreign affairs advocate based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 2014. As of 2020 they had $141 million in revenue and $439 million in assets.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Barack Obama Foundation.

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Program areas at Obama Foundation

Obama Foundation programming:in service of The Foundation's mission to inspire, empower, and connect people to change their world, The Foundation continued to work with young leaders in a variety of local, national, and global programs. Fellows: The Obama Foundation fellowship supports outstanding civic innovators -- leaders who are working with their communities to create transformational change, addressing some of The world's most pressing problems. In 2019, The program welcomed 20 new community-minded rising stars from around The world for a two-year, non-residential program, designed to amplify The impact of their work and inspire a wave of civic innovation. Scholars: our scholars program supports rising leaders around The world via a one-year residential program that brings together academic, skills-based, and hands-on learning. For The 2019-2020 school year, The scholars program included 19 scholars at The university of chicago and 11 scholars at columbia university. Leaders: leaders: africa and leaders: asia-pacific are ...

Obama presidential center startup: in 2019 The Obama Foundation ramped up its development of The Obama presidential center and museum. Activities included starting The final phase and remaining on schedule for The design of The opc and accelerating The museum by laying The infrastructure for, and initiating, our collection process and art plan. In addition, significant progress was made on various projects that enable The start of opc construction.

Form 990s for Obama Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-12Sep 15, 2020990View PDF
2018-12Aug 9, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Sep 7, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Sep 27, 2016990View PDF
...and one more Form 990 PDF

Financials for Obama Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$139,662,706
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,682,892
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-15,837
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-21,268
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$141,308,493

Vendors for Obama Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Deloitte Tax LLPTax accounting2020-09-15
█████████Content management system software2020-06-18
████ █████ ████ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
███████ █████████ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$4,7592019-12-31
██████ ███████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
█████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
███████ █████████ █████████ ████Insurance agent or broker$5702019-12-31
███████ ████ ██████████ ████████Insurance agent or broker$16,0402019-12-31
...and 15 more vendors

Personnel at Obama Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ralph LeslieChief Financial Officer$336,984Sept. 15, 2020
Glenn BrownChief Digital Officer$447,212Dec. 31, 2019
██████ ██████Chief Development Officer$303,827Dec. 31, 2019
████ ███████Chief Program Officer$409,692Dec. 31, 2019
███████ ███████████Chief Engagement Officer$282,011Dec. 31, 2019
████ ████████Editor in Chief and Digital Pship Director$197,577Dec. 31, 2019
██████████ ██████Chief International Officer$300,843Dec. 31, 2019
██████ ███████Museum Director / Director of Museum$233,398Dec. 31, 2019
█████ ███████Director of Planning and Contruction / Director of Real Estate$239,940Dec. 31, 2019
█████ ████General Counsel$285,372Dec. 31, 2019
...and 13 more key personnel

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