The Ixtatán Foundation is delighted to announce they are the recipient of an $37,500 challenge grant administered through the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation.  

The 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.

he 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.