Social impact through smart philanthropy

Managing expectations, finding local partners, and taking risks: How we created the IDP Rising Schools Program from scratch 10 years ago:

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We believe

Education is key to conquering the world's problems

Access to education breaks the cycle of poverty

Smart philanthropy and strategic investment galvanize solutions

The IDP Foundation, Inc. is dedicated to encouraging and supporting the development of innovative and sustainable solutions to complex global issues.

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Success in IDP Rising Schools Program


Lucky Child Day Care Centre

When Joyce Opoku started Lucky Child Day Care Centre in 2007, it was just a small house converted into a day care center.

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From Our Grantees


Sinapi Aba Savings and Loans

In 2009, IDPF partnered with Sinapi Aba to develop the IDP Rising Schools Program.

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Using Learning Through Play to Empower Teachers and Students in Ghana

Using Learning Through Play to Empower Teachers and Students in Ghana

Strong partnerships and collaborating with effective organizations are key components to tackling the complex global issues that we seek to improve at the IDP Foundation, Inc. (IDPF).

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