You are Valued and Appreciated!
Your Donations make a real difference in our ability
to create the foundation for a better world for everyone, in the 21st Century.
Donations are made through PayPal. Click on the PayPal button below and choose the Program you wish to support. You may also choose to make a donation to the General Fund which helps support all of our programs. Your donations are the life blood of the IFGT’s ability to offer on-going support to these life-changing programs. Thank you for helping us create a better world!
Alexander Lehr, Program Director
It took me many years to get past my own internal blocks. To find new ways on my own to not let shyness, physical ailments, language barriers and past, negative experiences limit me. It was hard, doing it by myself. That’s why, I’m creating some new, insightful Performance Workshops for young people who’ve had challenges. Physical, emotional or mental abuse. Medical issues. Abandonment. Lack of Love.
A community-based group called “Arch West” began bringing a busload of lightly retarded young men over to my theater every week. A wonderful, professional member of my staff, Mrs. C. Brian, taught Acting, Voice and Movement to these socially challenged gentlemen. After a few months of intense training, we saw significant improvements with some of their social and verbal skills, posture and confidence. We weren’t trying to make them actors. We were simply trying to show them new and more positive ways of dealing with Life.
We had classes for children and plays with cast members (all the parts!) who had various physical and mental disabilities. We also had an art gallery within the building that featured artwork from the Exceptional Children’s Program (another community-outreach organization catering to individuals with various disabilities). I’m proud of what we did there. I want to be just as proud with this new outreach. With your support, we’ll make you proud!
Mission Statement and Goals
This program will help the participants with personal self-esteem issues and also allow them to more easily adapt to new and sometimes difficult situations in their lives.
- To actively look for individual young men, women and children who have physical, mental, social or financial challenges.
- To help them cope with those challenges by providing a specialized series of entertainment-oriented workshops. By teaching these very needy young people new creative skills with which they can view their lives in more positive, more productive ways.
- To empower them to feel stronger, less fearful and to never give up on hoping for better tomorrows. However seemingly impossible, we would like to bring some smiles and add a little joy to who and what they are. We Care!
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Change Your Perception and You Change the World.
The IFGT’s goals are large and we are excited about our progress! We’re expanding our global network of Change-Makers who want to move from personal ambition to personal transformation and in so doing, master their lives and in some manner share their experience with others, in order to uplift and transform consciousness and make the world a better place for all.
You Can Help Us Change The World, Please Donate Now.
The Institute For Global Transformation™ is an educational, charitable organization. Our staff is made up of dedicated and passionate volunteers. We have no government funding, and we rely 100 per cent on tax deductible donations from generous contributors such as you. We’re asking you to support our service projects by making a donation and because the IFGT is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit your contribution is fully tax deductible as allowed by law. We need your help to continue our programs so, if you are committed to the evolutionary ideas and perspectives of the Institute and the programs that allow us to accomplish our mission, we ask you to show your support by making a tax-deductible contribution. Together, we can make a difference.
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The Oneness Movement
The Oneness Movement teaches how to move beyond duality consciousness, where people, countries, businesses and organizations often exist in unhealthy competition or conflict, to a consciousness of harmony and connectedness. This requires a shift in awareness, in perception.
Your donation will help us teach the Oneness Movement’s message of
- inclusiveness with diversity,
- understanding our shared challenges and how Oneness perception can resolve them,
- how Oneness perception creates harmony, integrity and how to live in harmony and abundance.
Not only does the Oneness Movement motivate, it educates how the collective power of Oneness consciousness can help create a new and better world paradigm of Love, Wisdom, and Purpose.
Find out more about the Oneness Movement here.
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Science and Engineering Program
Your donation will help us teach Teen and College age students entering the sciences and engineering fields to be Responsible Stewardship of Science and Technology.
This program was created by Dr. Hassan Rashidi, a Professor at Georgia Tech and Director of the Science and Engineering Department of the IFGT. The program specifically targets today’s youth in order to assist them as they begin to make life and career decisions. Dr. Rashidi designed the program to guide our youth in becoming responsible stewards of technology and science.
Dr. Rashidi has a hands-on approach in opening up previously unknown worlds of medical advances occurring in today’s world. Whether the need be yours, your mother – father – son or daughter, we all want the future filled with those who are mindful and conscious stewards of the benefit or detriment of today’s advancing technology. The program also generates conversations among scientists and society about new technologies, how technology affects each of us and how we can and need to develop a better relationship with it.
We are honored to have supporters who share our vision, contributors such as you who want to make an impact on the world and champion cooperation, collaboration, and transformations in consciousness. Your donation, no matter how large or small, will help us achieve our mission of transforming consciousness and making the world a better place for everyone. Our sincerest thanks for your support.
In Shared Service,
Maryann Miller, President