Events

Many thanks to the people and organizations who have made the following fundraisers happen by donating their time and resources.

August 2015
Board members provide Summer Camp at the current EP Buhumba
(Idjwi Island, Democratic Republic of Congo)

December 2014
Gift-wrapping donation campaign at Barstons Child’s Play
(Washington, DC)

November 2014
Microsoft YouthSpark Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Campaign (Global Giving and Microsoft)

August 2014
Foundation Construction begins, New School Building and Administrative Offices, EP Buhumba
(Idjwi Island, Democratic Republic of Congo)

June 2014
Microsoft YouthSpark Matching Gift Day (Global Giving and Microsoft)

April 2014
Board members attend graduation ceremony at the current EP Buhumba
Conduct on-site needs assessment at current school
(Idjwi Island, Democratic Republic of Congo)

November/December 2013
Gift-wrapping Donation Campaign at Barston’s Child’s Play
(Washington, DC)

October 2013
Launch of Sustainable Garden Project at EP Buhumba
(Idjwi Island, DR Congo)

July 2013
Give for Youth Campaign (Global Giving and Microsoft)

December 2012
Gift-wrapping donation campaign at Barstons Child’s Play
(Washington, DC)

November 2012
Delivery of New Chalkboards and Needed School Supplies to EP Buhumba
(Idjwi Island, DR Congo)

September – October 2012
Give for Youth Campaign (Global Giving and Microsoft)
Microsoft YouthSpark(tm) is a companywide initiative to create opportunities for 300 million youth around the world over the next three years. Microsoft YouthSpark empowers youth to imagine and realize their full potential by connecting them with greater opportunities for education, employment and entrepreneurship, helping them create a real impact for a better tomorrow.

November 5, 2011
Event hosted by the Williams-Mali Family
Washington, DC)

August 23, 2011
Event hosted by Whitney Cromie at the Iron Horse Taproom
(Washington, DC)

August 2011
Global Giving Challenge

March 27, 2011
Event hosted by Dr. Rodney Taylor
(Baltimore, MD)

January 29, 2011
Event hosted by Peter and Sue Smith
(Washington, DC)

December 1, 2010
Happy Hour at Churchkey on 14th Street
(Washington, DC)

April 24, 2010
Event hosted by Board Members, Beth Hesler and David Folds
(Washington, DC)

December 12, 2009
Event hosted by Founding Board Members, Lisa and Frank McAuliffe
(Washington, DC)

If you are interested in hosting a fundraising event, please contact us at info@idjwiislandeducationfund.org