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. (read more…)


SEASON’S GREETINGS from The IUGB Foundation

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IUGB Graduates and Student Volunteers at the IUGB Foundation Launch Celebration on October 8, 2014.

 

 

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IUGB Foundation Inaugural Celebration: “What a Magnificent Evening!”

These are the words used by one of the gathering of some 250 guests who attended the Inaugural Celebration of the IUGB Foundation last Wednesday evening, October 8, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buckhead, Atlanta. The event was held to formally introduce the IUGB Foundation and to the International University of Grand-Bassam (IUGB) in Côte d’Ivoire that it serves to the U.S. and international communities. Crystal Edmondson of the Atlanta Business Chronicle was Mistress of Ceremonies. His Excellency Daniel Kablan Duncan, Prime Minister of Côte d’Ivoire was keynote speaker, and also presented Ambassador Andrew Young with the country’s highest civilian honor, Le Commandeur de l’ Ordre for his servant leadership in the United States and in the continent of Africa. (Read more)

 

 


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THE IUGB FOUNDATION THANKS THE FOLLOWING INAUGURAL PARTNERS, EDUCATION CHAMPIONS AND EDUCATION LEADERS FOR SPONSORING THE IUGB FOUNDATION INAUGURAL CELEBRATION ON OCTOBER 8, 2014

 

INAUGURAL PARTNER

Le Conseil du Café Cocao

Le Conseil du Café Cocao

 

 INAUGURAL PARTNER

International University of Grand-Bassam

International University of Grand-Bassam

 

 INAUGURAL PARTNER

Cargill

Cargill


 EDUCATION CHAMPION

Citibank

CitibanK

 

EDUCATION LEADER

Honey Suckle

Honey Suckle

 

 EDUCATION LEADER

University of Alabama-Birmingham Education Foundation

University of Alabama-Birmingham Education Foundation

 

EDUCATION LEADER

Georgia State University Office of International Initiatives

Georgia State University Office of International Initiatives

 

 EDUCATION LEADER

The School of Hospitality, Georgia State University

The School of Hospitality, Georgia State University