The African proverb “it takes a village to raise a child” takes on a special meaning for the Mama Sarah Obama Foundation. With the ascension of her grandson to the presidency of the United States, the village extends beyond the boundaries of Kogelo village.
Indeed, it has become a global village. Her work has been exposed globally, a feat that has enabled the Foundation to broaden its reach and collaborate with a variety of organizations. The Mama Sarah Obama Foundation works in partnership with the following organizations in fulfilling its mission.