Message from Board Chair Jim Sinclair

About Us/Mission

The IAFE Education Foundation is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization organized to establish and support the educational, charitable, or literacy activities in the advancement and improvement of agricultural fairs, expositions and shows.

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The IAFE Education Foundation is a 501 (c)3 organization established in 2002 to support, through fund raising, the educational, charitable, research, or literacy activities in the advancement and improvement of agriculture fairs, expositions, and shows. The board consists of enthusiastic individuals that support the mission of the IAFE Education Foundation.

Raisin' for a Reason

"Raisin' for a Reason" is an annual benefit auction with the proceeds designated for the use of funding educational speakers and workshop presenters for the IAFE Institute of Fair Management. To find more about the event go here or check out how you can participate in this year's event.

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Institute of Fair Management

The Institute of Fair Management enhances the professional development of the employees and volunteers of our member fairs and expositions by providing education and training in areas of core competency necessary for the operations of today's fairs, large or small. For more information, click here.