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Building a Better World
01/03/14


As a fresh new year starts, many people like to begin it by reflecting on the past year...

The Wall
01/07/14

This story is about giving voice to girls so that they can sing their songs. A little while ago...

Profiles of courage
01/12/14


Four years ago, a devastating earthquake struck Haiti.  Already a country struggling to...

Congratulations TKP!
16/01/14

Teaching Kids Programming (TKP) is the recipient of a $10,000 grant from Microsoft and the...

Make a career...
28/01/14


"Make a career of humanity.  Commit yourself to the noble struggle for equal rights.  You will make...

Mona is on Vimeo
03/02/14


Mona Foundation has created a Vimeo channel so we can share short videos about the educational...

Results realized
02/06/14


The Badi School in Panama began in 1992 as a kindergarten in the covered garage of a family that...

What We Do
11/02/14


Mona Foundation exists because we want to build a better world for our children.  We believe...

Inspired & Inspiring
18/02/14


An Overview


The Association for the Cohesive Development of the Amazon (ADCAM) began in 1985...

Service to community
20/02/14

Paths To A Better Reality

The Tahirih University, an initiative of the Association for the Cohesive...

Developing leaders
02/03/14


Last week, Rainn Wilson wrote a short piece for the Huffington Post online Impact Blog site...

Now I Speak Up
06/03/14

Aarti belongs to a family of five siblings. Her father is an alcoholic and used to frequently beat...

India's Daughters Campaign
14/03/14

An open letter from Dr. Sahni about child marriage and the new campaign to help end it in India....

Empowering Girsl
20/03/14

The empowerment of tribal and rural women to become agents of social change in their communities...

Building a Better World in the USA
29/03/14

Mona Foundation supports educational initiatives across the world including in the USA...

Building a Just Society
04/02/14

Rainier Scholars is an amazing program that provides academic enrichment and...

Growing Leaders
04/07/14

The Habits-of-Heart after-school program serves the students at Tarzana Elementary...

Creating Communities of Support
10/04/14

In 2013, after several years of expansion, the Mongolian Development Centre (MDC)...

Celebrating 15 Years!
21/04/14

We are so happy to share our birthday today with all of you!  15 years ago, a few individuals came...

Rainn Wilson Joins Mona Foundation Board of Directors
25/04/14

Mona Foundation is thrilled to kick off its 15th anniversary year by announcing the addition...

Free Education
05/07/14

The Haitian government is promoting a new program that allows various schools to offer ‘free’...

Teaching Perseverance in Adversity
08/05/14

At the Association for the Cohesive Development of the Amazon in Brazil, the Family Development...

Happy Mothers' Day!
10/05/14

Happy Mothers’ Day!


This is Sue Puzo, a pillar in Haiti at the Zunuzi School and Annex. In fact...

Bringing Education To Rural Haiti
16/05/14

Georges Marcellus School, an annex of Anis Zunuzi, is located is one of the poorest areas of Haiti...

Rainn & service
22/05/14

Rainn Wilson delivered the Baccalaureate speech at the University of Southern California on May 15th. His speech was full of very pertinent advice and the overall...

Transforming lives
30/05/14

We are gearing up for a site visit to Haiti next week.  Among the schools we support there, is...

India's daughters
06/10/14

Urvashi Sahni, the director of Digital Study Hall, one of our partner education initiatives in India...

Father of the Community
14/06/14

In recognition of Fathers' Day, we wanted to share this photo with you.  This beautiful man is a...

The World Cup
18/06/14

With the World Cup kick-off this week, the world’s eye has turned to Brazil.  Many Brazilians...

Sing local, act global
23/06/14


On Sunday, June 22nd, approximately 200 people gathered to hear the Phinney Neighborhood...

Bake to Educate
30/06/14


We wanted to give a big thanks to Baking With Nadia for her support.  She is an amazing baker who has decided to support the work of Mona Foundation with 100%...

Badi Foundation
03/07/14

Meet Shang Yuling, a woman from the Shanxii Province of China and a participant in the Badi...

Camp Vista
12/07/14


Recently, we went to Camp Vista at Broetje Orchards in Eastern Washington, USA...

Haiti: Part 1
27/07/14


Last month, a small team of representatives from the Mona Foundation travelled...

Haiti: Part 2
27/07/14


Last month, a small team of representatives from the Mona Foundation travelled to...

Haiti: Part 3
27/07/14


Last month, a small team of representatives from the Mona Foundation travelled...

Working Together
08/06/14


Teaching Kids Programming is an innovative program.  It intoduces kids, particularly girls, to...

Leadership & Service
08/11/14


For the third year in a row, we have presented scholarships to students in the Rainier...

NextGen Philanthropists
08/03/16

Don Dao, the Texas Wrangler Maverick Philanthropy Chair, has been on seven trips to Vietnam and Haiti...

Kerolayne's story
08/03/16

The Association for the Cohesive Development of the Amazon (ADCAM) began in 1985 by one humble...

Strength & growth
25/08/14


Mona Foundation has been a partner with Sunflower Mission since 2007, helping...

Int'l Day of Charity
09/06/14


The UN General Assembly declared September 5th, the anniversary of the passing away of Mother Teresa...

India's daughters
20/09/14


Mona Foundation is honored to have Dr. Urvashi Sahni presenting at our 15th Anniversary...

Future Leaders
07/10/14

The Rancho Sespe Summer School has been serving the children of migrant families in Ventura County...

Making a difference
28/10/14


Rambharosi is the eldest of five sisters from the village of Pangra in the Dewas...

Kushboo Rawat Story
02/02/15

Kushboo Rawat was born into a poor family in Lucknow, India. Her mother died...

Giving Thanks
27/11/14


In this season of giving thanks, we are writing to thank YOU for your continued support of...

Another Step!
05/12/14

We have just received wonderful news from the New Horizon School in Haiti. Their Vocational Training...

380 days left
16/12/14

There are 380 days left until the end of 2015 when the United Nations Millenium Development...

Education & Equality
17/09/15

We believe that the most powerful way to alleviate global poverty is through universal education and...

Happy New Year!
21/12/14

Wishing you all a safe and happy New Year. Thanks for all the support in 2014, it was a great year...

We Will Not Forget
15/01/15


Five years ago on January 12th, the magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti. Today, driving down the...

I Support Education
03/03/15


Join us in a worldwide movement to support education in 2015! The year is just getting started as our...

Rainn and Mona
11/05/15

Rainn Wilson, Mona Foundations newest board member, went on a Seattle area morning talk...

Our Promise to you
01/01/16

Our resolve to you in 2016 and beyond is to support more children and families everyday so that we may...

Festival of Nations
05/01/15

We've been busy collecting year-end reports and approving fund requests for 2015 from our partner...

Rainn & IWD
09/03/15

For the past many years we have celebrated International Women's day on March 9th....

Get Excited to Give Big
22/04/15


2015 marks a significant year in global development, as the UN Millennium Development Goals reach their...

Mona and Zillow
05/05/15

Mona Foundation board member, Rainn Wilson, spoke to a packed room at Zillow headquarters in...

Teacher Training,
11/04/15

Donations to the Mongolian Development Center in Ulaanbaatar help fund the improvement...

The Joy of Giving
07/07/15


On June 28th, 2015, the Wood family hosted a scenic Garden Gala and Auction in support of...

Hope of all children
12/09/15

Mona Foundation's first crowdfunding campaign!


Mona Foundation supporters have been so...

Inspired in Haiti
12/11/15


Judy Rector has been supporting Mona Foundation for the past 15 years. She began volunteering in...

Honoring Teresa Taylor
09/03/16

How many people do you know who commit to a non-profit for 15 years without interruption,...

Our Amazing Supporters
29/09/16

Around the nation, our supporters are standing up as allies in the fight for universal education. Here at Mona Foundation, we believe that...

Mona's Amazing Volunteers
13/04/16

President Obama has proclaimed this week National Volunteer Week, and we couldn't be more excited...

The Cost to Serve
01/06/16

“Where is my contribution going?” is one of the most common questions that people ask when donating to...

Fighting Child Labor
12/06/16

Across the world, there are more than 150 million children engaged in child labor. This means that these children are being deprived...

Global Citizenship
16/06/16

“People are increasingly identifying themselves as global rather than national citizens, according to a BBC World Service poll.”...

What Works in Girls' Education
11/08/16

We have made progress, but there is still more work to be done.

 

Thanks to the continued effort of Mona Foundation among ...

"Growing" Global
06/10/16

Support for Mona Foundation Transcends International Borders and Generations. 

Mona Supporters are diversifying everyday...

Global Citizens Club
16/09/16

Chloe Rastegar, student at Palos Verdes Peninsula High School and daughter of longtime Mona supporters Gazal Egrari Rastegar and Farzad Rastegar...

World Celebrates
13/10/16

The theme for this year’s UN-sponsored International Day of the Girl is “Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: A Global Girl Data Movement....

Annual Gala Inspires
28/10/16

“Nothing is more impactful or sustainable than giving the gift of education to another.”

Duy-Loan...

Ghalili Family Gala opens hearts and minds
15/12/16

On December 3rd, on a sunny evening in Rancho Santa Fe, California, guests of the Ghalili family home ...

Texas Wranglers Event
20/04/17

In January of last year, the new class of Texas Wranglers at University of Texas at Austin...