• Benkadi Drum and Dance

    Celebrate! Martin Luther King Day

    Benkadi Drum and Dance returns to perform music and dances from West African countries on Monday, January 16. Free to attend.

    The Celebrate! series highlights America’s rich cultural diversity through the arts and is free thanks to the Highland Street Foundation.

  • JFK100

    JFK Centennial Celebration

    Learn more about the JFK Library’s plans to honor of the centennial of President Kennedy’s birth.

  • Annual Fund 2016

    Help us inspire 25,000 students

    Show your support for President Kennedy’s legacy, and give today to inspire 25,000 students this year.

News and Events

  • JFK Centennial Celebration

    The JFK Library announces celebration to mark the centennial of John F. Kennedy’s birth in 2017.
  • 2016 New Frontier Awards

    On December 13, Aja Brown, Mayor of Compton, CA, and Max Kenner, founder of the Bard Prison Initiative, received the 2016 John F. Kennedy New Frontier Awards.

  • JFK Library Foundation's May Dinner

    Jeff Immelt, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GE, will chair the JFK Library Foundation’s signature fundraising gala on May 7, 2017.
  • John F. Kennedy Centennial Commission

    Democratic Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) named Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) to serve on the John F. Kennedy Centennial Commission.

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