Malia Obama is one of the most adored and admired daughters of the Presidents of the U.S. The net worth of the 19-year-old is around $250k. Though Malia Obama spent almost half her life in the White House, she was brought with life values and as a regular kid. Today, she has grown up into a very ambitious girl with passion and zeal.

Brief Life History

Education

Malia Ann Obama was born in Chicago, Illinois to the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama and the then First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama.

While in Chicago, Malia Obama attended University of Chicago Laboratory School. She also developed an interest in sports and played soccer, tennis and ran tracks.

She even played for the school’s volleyball team and basketball team. She graduated from Sidwell Friends School. Malia began attending Harvard University in 2017. She was an active student in her school and served in various posts like Student Council Treasurer, vice-president and senior class president.

Media and Music

Malia has a vast interest in music and is looking forward to pursuing a career in media. She spent her 2014 and 2015 summers working in television studios and Los Angeles.

After graduating from her school, Malia Obama decided to take a year’s break before joining Harvard. She went on an 83-day trip to Bolivia and Peru.

In the summer of 2016, she worked as an intern in the U.S Embassy in Madrid, Spain. In February 2017, she joined The Dreamworks film studio for her internship.

During 2009, she along with her sister Sasha Obama and her three god sisters Kyra, Kara and Kayla Parker joined the girl band ‘School Gyrls’ and released two studio albums which immediately became popular worldwide and was even named as the world’s best-selling female group of all time.

Recognition

In 2014, Malia and her sister Sasha Obama were named in the list of “The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014” by Time Magazine. In the same year, People magazine named her as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.

She was also the 2nd most Googled celebrity in the world in 2014. FHM ranked her #52 in its list of 100 sexiest women in the world in 2015.

Malia Obama Net Worth

Malia Obama’s net worth is around $250k, and when combined with that of her parents’, her net worth reaches over $20 million. Recently, she topped the People with Money’s top 10 Highest-paid heirs for 2018 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.

In 2014, Malia Obama received a car for her 16th birthday from her parents.

Endorsements

Malia Obama has a good endorsement deal with Cover Girl.

Philanthropy

Malia Obama is also generous just like her parents when it comes to charity.

She set up an eBay account where she auctioned old clothing to raise money for the Children’s National Medical Center.

She also joined her family yard sale, and the proceeds were donated to Share our Strength: No Kid Hungry and the Greater Los Angeles Kids Foundation.

On January 2014, she took part in the charity bowling game at Lucy Strike Bowling Alley, which was organised to raise money for a non-profit organisation The Robinhood Foundation.

She has also participated in various other charity events like Charity Celebrity Kickball games, the launch of LOVE issue 13 at Marc Jacob’s Bookmarc Store and an event to raise proceeds for Designers against AIDS.

Conclusion

Malia Obama dreams to become a photographer and a filmmaker. She has already taken up numerous internships in the media field and has done excellent work. She has been appreciated for her work ethics and perfection. She also has a generous heart and has participated in numerous charity events.

Though Malia Obama is still a student, with a mind of her father’s and the attitude of her mother’s, we can be sure she is going to reach places.