The Global Youth Village has the support of so many wonderful people, organizations and companies that believe in the importance of global education.  Thank you

In-Kind Donations and Supporters

GYV has the support of many food producers who are committed to the environment and healthy living.  We are also grateful to companies who help us enhance our recreational supplies and playing fields.

We would like to thank the Kroger corporation for its generous support which allowed us to purchase $1000 worth of food, condiments, cleaning products, toiletries, utensils and much more for our summer events.  Read our article “Salute to Kroger” to find out about more about the difference Kroger makes for Legacy and the community.

Food Donors:

Seven Star Farms

Spring Creek Natural Foods:  Spencer, WV

Southern Brown Rice

Tree of Life

U S Mills

Individual Scholarship Providers

We have the support of many individuals and alumni who give to our scholarship fund. These donations allow those unable to afford educational enrichment programs to participate and enhance the diversity of the Village. Contact us if you would like to sponsor youth from a particular place in the world.  Donate today. Thank you to all our wonderful supporters.

  • Socarras Family Fund
  • Legacy Alumni Scholarship Fund
  • Sterling Charitable Trust
  • Happy Hammer Construction Company

Recruitment Partners and Project Supporters

Partners: For 37 years, GYV has enjoyed partnerships with schools, organizations and individuals.  Through partial scholarship assistance and rigorous selection procedures a diverse population emerges.

  • EBC High School for Public Service, Brooklyn NY:  Teacher Ed Mason
  • Summer Search Foundation
  • Bridge Foundation: Mentor- David Charpentier
  • Center Pole Foundation: Mentor – Susie Kelly
  • Tallwood High School for Global Studies, Virginia Beach:  Principal Rebecca Gurley
  • North Lawndale College Preparatory school, Chicago: Mentor – Liz Kuhn
  • Arlington High School, Lagrangeville, NY: Teacher – Mark Neustadt
  • Telemon Corporation
  • Jeter’s Leaders Program in conjunction with the New York Urban League
  • YouthBuild New York
  • Merrill Lynch Scholarship Builders Program
  • US State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
  • Open Society Institute – Soros Foundation
  • Academy of Education Development
  • Center for Civic Education: Indonesia

Information on history and funding of GYV

In-kind donations