Ixtatán Foundation is delighted to announce they are the recipient
of an $37,500 challenge grant administered through the
Charlottesville Area Community Foundation.
grant matches donations new donations to the Foundation,
which continues to largely fund the Seeds of Wisdom High School, and broadly supports
education and community development projects in the region.
school has educated over 400 students and provides professional
positions in a region with a lack of formal employment to 20
educators. Graduates of Seeds of Knowledge have gone on to achieve
higher education at colleges and universities in Central, Latin and
North America. The Foundation simultaneously fosters local
development and international connections between the regions with
the Executive Director educated at a Georgia university and a student
currently on exchange at a Virginia high school.