About In a Perfect World

The In a Perfect World Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering the next generation by creating and supporting programs that provide education, mentoring and artistic expression to underserved and at-risk youth around the world.

10 Years

30,000 Children
IAPW programs have benefitted over 30,000 children & youth around the world.

15 Schools
IAPW has constructed 15 schools in some of the most impoverished countries with the lowest literacy rates

500+ Projects
IAPW has supported over 500 teacher projects in high poverty classrooms in Los Angeles alone


We Inspire &
Empower Youth

Giving Tree
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We Build

REACH School
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We Make a

Youth Ambassadors
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IAPW News & Events

IAPW-supported youth baseball team hits the big leagues!

Sep 19, 2015

IAPW-supported youth baseball team hits the big leagues!

Cole Hamels hosted kids from the Dallas/Fort Worth youth baseball team, the Cowtown Outlaws, at Saturday’s game against the Oakland Athletics. He spoke to the kids about the hard work he put in to become the player he is... Read more

IAPW Volunteers invest time in their community’s future

Jun 11, 2015


A dozen community members gather at the library Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, sip coffee, socialize, and set up headsets and tape recorders, all in anticipation of the moment a troop of energetic children will bustle into the calm library.

The children come to the Grantsburg Library... Read more

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