International Partner Foroige

Albert Schweitzer’s Leadership for Life is also proud of its joint venture partnership with Foroigethe Island of Ireland’s leading voluntary organization engaged in youth development and education. Founded in 1952, Foroige is the largest and most successful youth training organization in Ireland, annually engaging approximately 50,000 young people under the watchful guidance of a staff of 250 and an army of 5,000 volunteers. The fundamental purpose of Foroige is to empower young people between the ages of 10 to 18 to involve themselves consciously and actively in the development of society. Foroige does this through community-based, carefully structured and organized learning activities in a renowned, innovative curriculum.

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“Search and see if there is not some place where you may invest your humanity.”
~Albert Schweitzer