|The IDP Foundation, Inc. is a private foundation and a registered 501(c)3 organization and was established as a grantmaking, non-profit institution in 2008. The IDP Foundation is dedicated to developing programs that are sustainable and move away from aid dependent models. We believe a combination of smart philanthropy and investment solutions can be galvanized to make that future a reality. The keystone program of the IDP Foundation is the IDP Rising Schools Program which was launched in 2009 in Ghana to boost the development of existing low-cost private schools by efficiently delivering financial and capacity building services in an innovative way designed to move away from aid based programs.In addition to the IDP Rising Schools Program, grants and investments are given to further support the educational mission and strategies of the IDP Foundation, Inc.
To develop innovative, scalable and replicable programs through sustainable initiatives that move away from aid based models and lead to greater progress in the achievement of Education for All for the most deprived.
|IDP Foundation, Inc. Officers and Staff
Liesel Pritzker Simmons
Donna D. Scali
James Sims III
Watch a short video on the IDP Rising Schools Program, the IDP Foundation’s keystone program.