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Mission, Core Values,
and History

Fueling the Future of Fairs & Expositions

Our History

The IAFE Education Foundation was established in 2002 to support, through fundraising, educational, charitable, research, or literacy activities, advancing and improving agriculture fairs, expositions, and shows. The board consists of enthusiastic individuals who support the mission of the IAFE Education Foundation.

Our Mission

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

A video message from our President, Jim Sinclair

Areas of Impact

Three areas of impact — Education, Philanthropy, and Literacy. The foundation's activities and initiatives are designed to make a positive difference in these areas, contributing to the betterment of the fairs and expos community.

Core Values

Education — Empowering individuals with the knowledge and skills they need to grow

Innovation — Discovering, cultivating, and promoting new opportunities

Leadership — Inspiring individuals toward the achievement of a common goal

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