Effective April 25, 2019, the Biden Foundation suspended operations. Read more.

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Biden Foundation to suspend operations

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2019 Media Contact: Melanie Fonder Kaye [email protected] (202) 559-1801 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Biden Foundation announced it would suspend operations, effective immediately, including activities related to fundraising, staffing, policy, and partnership collaboration across its policy pillars. In the coming days, the foundation’s board will carefully evaluate options and plan a […]

Biden Foundation 2018 Annual Report

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2018 was a great year for the Biden Foundation. Building on the work of our honorary co-chairs, Vice President Biden and Dr. Biden, we formed partnerships and held events across the country that furthered our mission of equality, dignity, and opportunity for all people. Read our 2018 Annual Report (PDF). We’ve worked to expand employment […]

Acceptance is Key to Ensuring Transgender Young People Are Safe, Healthy, and Thriving

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACTS: Calla Rongerude, Movement Advancement Project, [email protected], 415.205.2520 Melanie Fonder Kaye, Biden Foundation, [email protected], 202.559.1801 Charles Margulis, Gender Spectrum, [email protected], 510.697.0615 Acceptance is Key to Ensuring Transgender Young People Are Safe, Healthy, and Thriving New Campaign Calls on Parents and Communities to Share Their Stories of Growing to Accept and Support […]

Biden Foundation releases “As You Are” educational acceptance video, additional resources

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 22, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT Melanie Fonder Kaye [email protected] (202) 559-1801 Biden Foundation releases “As You Are” educational acceptance video, additional resources Animated video produced in partnership with Baltimore School of Social Work’s Institute for Innovation and Implementation WASHINGTON, D.C. — As part of its family and community acceptance campaign, As […]

The Biden Foundation launches “As You Are” story map

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, December 4, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT Melanie Fonder Kaye [email protected] (202) 559-1801 The Biden Foundation launches “As You Are” story map New online map highlights some of the nearly 500 stories collected by the Foundation’s “As You Are” campaign WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Biden Foundation today announced it has collected almost 500 stories of family […]

Biden Foundation seeking press & digital intern for spring semester

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Position Title: Press & Digital Intern, Biden Foundation Location: Washington, D.C. Internship Period: Spring 2019 semester, Flexible schedule   The Biden Foundation is a nonprofit established to carry on Vice President and Dr. Biden’s lifelong commitment to public service. Founded in February 2017, the foundation continues the work of Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. […]

Remarks from Dr. Jill Biden at the USS Delaware christening ceremony

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On Saturday, October 20, 2018, Dr. Jill Biden participated in the christening ceremony for the USS Delaware, a new Virginia-class submarine. As the ship’s sponsor, Dr. Biden broke the traditional bottle of sparkling wine across the ship’s bow. She addressed the crew of 136 sailors and their families as well as the workers who built […]

Joe Biden Speaks at the Century Foundation

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On Thursday, September 13, Vice President Joe Biden joined the Century Foundation for “Building a High Wage America: Lessons from the Heartland.” The vice president shared his vision for restoring labor market competition and raising wages for American workers. Watch his full remarks below:

Biden Foundation announces new hires for communications, foreign policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2018 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today the Biden Foundation announced several new additions to its staff. Brian McKeon, Advisor for Foreign Policy; Melanie Fonder Kaye, Communications Director; Jordan Montoya, Policy Associate for Shaping Foreign Policy; and Jacob Wellner, Special Assistant. “I’m thrilled to welcome more talent to the Foundation team,” said […]