WELCOME TO THE IUGB FOUNDATION

The IUGB Foundation is a 501(c)3 U.S. tax exempt nonprofit organization based in Atlanta, Georgia. Organized by U.S. and Ivorian supporters of the International University of Grand Bassam (IUGB) located in Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa, the IUGB Foundation’s Mission  is to provide financial and in-kind assistance to help the International University of Grand-Bassam realize its vision of becoming a Regional Center of Excellence in Higher Education.  The Foundation provides need-based scholarships and fellowships, learning technology and grants and stipends to IUGB students, faculty and staff from Africa, the U.S. and elsewhere. …more…

 
Dr. Sidney Harris

Foundation Chair visits IUGB, meets Business and Government Leaders

Dr. Sidney E. Harris, Chair of the IUGB Foundation, visited Cote d’Ivoire from February 14-19, 2014. Ambassador John F. Hicks, Executive Director of the Foundation, accompanied him on the trip. The central focus of Dr. Harris’ recent visit was to get a firsthand look at the status and progress of IUGB and to update the University leadership, business leaders and top Government officials of Cote d’Ivoire on the role and plans of the IUGB Foundation. In a meeting with IUGB faculty and staff, Dr. Harris informed the gathering that the IUGB Foundation received its U.S. tax-exempt status. …more…

 

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ATTENTION! SEEKNG EXPERIENCED SENIOR DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

The IUGB Foundation is seeking an experienced, dynamic and well connected Senior Development Officer to lead its strategic planning and fundraising initiatives. Click here to view the full job description and to obtain instructions on how to apply.