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InnovativeCommunities.Org Foundation

Friends Building Global Community

Got an Idea?

Hello, Welcome to the ICO "One-Stop Shop" for people who have an Idea.

Dan Gussin
Centre Lead - Operations Support at InnovativeCommunities.org

 

 

 

 

 

WE HAVE 3 IDEA SUBMISSION STREAMS...

1.  ICO INITIATIVE
Do you have an idea to help a community? (for example Stoves for Guatemala). Fantastic - We are very excited that we might be able to help you with this ICO Initiative. Please review our ICO Critical Success Factors below and then we will ask you to complete our ICO Initiative Development Intake Form for evaluation.

2. ICO COMMUNITY
Do you have an Idea to start an ICO Community in your town/area? Do you want to know how to start one? One example is the ICO Nepal Community. Starting an ICO Community can be very rewarding and exciting. This brief overview should assist you. 

3. ICO SERVICE OR CENTRE
Do you have an Idea that could provide specialist support and knowledge to more than one community? e.g Centre for Innovative Housing. ICO Centres provide services and support to our Initiatives and Communities Worldwide. If you have an Idea for a new ICO Service or Centre, we would be very pleased to hear from you.

If you are not sure yet which Idea Stream your Idea fits into or if you require any assistance, please email us at: Info@InnovativeCommunities.Org and we will be delighted to assist you.

If there are any problems with this webpage, please contact: operationssupport@innovativecommunities.org

 


 

ICO Critical Success Factors

ICO Mission and Mandate

...we build processes and teams to enable positive social change

by using innovative methods to eliminate poverty and to advance education...

 

What we do

  • We support global communities in local initiatives with local oversight
  • We raise understanding and knowledge of global issues through our volunteer and friends network
  • We support interpersonal relationships between people who want to make positive social change

What sets us apart

  • We are 100% volunteer based
  • We give 100% of every dollar donated directly to the initiative and not to our overhead costs
  • We are 100% transparent - go to LIVE Transparent Accounts to see how
  • We have a broad charitable mandate that allows us to grow and expand
  • We are an online organization focused on innovation and sustainability

 

All ICO Initiatives, Communities and Centres must be in harmony with our ICO Critical Success Factors (CSF’s).
 

 

ICO Initiatives

September 17, 2014
ICO’s Instruments4Africa provides opportunities to underprivileged children in Mali, one of Africa's poorest countries, to get an education and reach their potential. Building on Mali’s rich artistic culture, children receive performing arts training, and are part of a performing arts troupe guided by professional dance and music teachers.