Aid Education Action (San Fransisco, CA)

Work Address

  • Organization Name:Aid Education Action
  • Address:795 Folsom Street, First Floor
    San Fransisco, CA 94107-4223
    United States

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  • Mission:
  • To further the cause of "Education for all", especially primary education, for vulnerable populations whose fundamental right to education is not respected or is in jeopardy.
    Favoring the access to education and improving the conditions in which the most vulnerable or discriminated children are welcomed. Improving the quality of education and supporting communities in the development of the educational plan. Heightening and mobilizing public awareness at world level for a fairer and more equal world. Guaranteeing education in the situation of emergency and post-emergency.

  • History:
  • Aide et Action has been working to give access to an education of quality to all since 1981when it was founded in France by Pierre-Bernard Le Bas. The name of Aide et Action in France references its affiliate NGO ActionAid in the United Kingdom.
    Aide et Action began sponsored classes (as opposed to sponsored children) in 1992 and sponsored projects in 1995 and in this year the organization was awarded the Crystal Prize for Transparency.
    The international organization Aide et Action International was founded in 2007 which represented the development of an international governance structure and start of a global movement for education.
    In 2009, Aide et Action International implemented more than 100 projects in 22 countries and the organization now has more than 60,000 sponsors, employs more than 800 wage earners and enlists thousands of voluntary persons round the world.

  • Year established:1981
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:509(a)(1)

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