The Obama Foundation’s focus is on developing the next generation of citizens
The Obama Foundation’s focus is on developing the next generation of citizens — and what it means to be a good citizen in the 21st century.
America’s Ex-Commander-in-Chief won’t be withdrawing from politics, Obama’s new foundation, called the Obama Foundation, unveiled a blueprint on Friday, and it outlines some of the things the former president and his allies will focus on over the next several years.
“This belief, this faith in the ability for each one of us to make a difference in our world, has been the guiding principle of President and Mrs. Obama’s two decades in public service: that the hard work of democracy begins not with government, or with parties, or with any one politician, but within each one of us, This same belief is the North Star of the Obama Foundation.”
Obama Foundation CEO David Simas wrote. He further added:
“Thousands of your submissions emphasized the importance of staying informed on issues, both local and global, affecting your world,”