What is the IDEA Foundation? We are committed to helping people around the world who lack the resources to help themselves. Through education, construction, and even money for groceries, we impact real people everyday. Please take a tour of our website and learn more about the people we help and how we help them.
Thanks to all who attended our 21st Annual Benefit concert in April! It was such a great success that we're alreadyplanning for next year's event! More information to come, but in the meantime, save the date!
MINI-FOLK FESTIVALfeaturing Rite of Spring
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Irishtown Pub, Vancouver, Wash. (map)
IDEA provided $1,500 to Alankie School for roofing material for four new classrooms built by parents. The money was wired to the school on Thursday, arrived at the local bank on Monday; the materials were purchased on Tuesday, and the job was completed on Thursday. The rains began on Friday! Prior to IDEA’s contribution, 147 students had to share one classroom.
The IDEA Foundation has the opportunity to purchase a thriving 13-acre vegetable farm in rural Namibia to use as a training facility for young men and women who wish to pursue farming and agribusiness as a career. An additional 500 acres have been offered to the project at no cost by a local organization via a 99-year lease.
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