Former President Barack H. Obama

Former President Barack H. Obama

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

"There are no better role models for our next generation of leaders than Barack and Michelle Obama, and these awards will celebrate the Chicagoans who are following in their footsteps by giving back to our city," said Mayor Rahm Emanuel. "I am grateful to the Obama Foundation for partnering with Chicago's students, schools and communities to inspire and empower young leaders."