Hear from students about the struggles of growing up in Appalachia and how iBELIEVE has changed their futures.

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    Students from OH and WV kick off their involvement with iBELIEVE in a 5-day, 4-night summer leadership camp.

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  • 2013 Annual Report

    Check out the Annual Report for what was our biggest year yet, and learn about how we're growing faster than ever!

    2013 Annual Report

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iBELIEVE 2014 Summer Camp Registration Links

Hi iBELIEVE Students! Warm weather must mean that it is almost time for iBELIEVE 2014 Summer Camps! Be sure to check out the important links below so that you can register for the experience of your lifetime! All iBELIEVE Students must fill out the Commitment Pledge and Student Information forms below, in addition to the ones required for their specific camps.

For ALL iBELIEVE Students

For iBELIEVE West Virginia Students:

Workshops I, II, & III: June 15th-19th

For iBELIEVE Ohio Students:

Workshop I: June 29th-July 3rd , July 6th-10th , or July 13th-17th

Workshop II: June 29th-July 3rd or July 6th-10th

Workshop III: July 6th-10th or July 13th-17th

Can't wait to see you all there!  

3rd Annual Columbus Benefit Dinner

Good Company, Great Food, One Amazing Cause.

Join us at 6PM on Friday, April 11th 2014 at the New Practice Facility in the Jerome Schottenstein Center for the 3rd Annual iBELIEVE Foundation Benefit Dinner!

Download the flyer here for more information!

Interested in getting more involved? Check out our sponsorship opportunities here!

Look How iBELIEVE Has Made an Impact.

After just 3 years, iBELIEVE has made a monumental impact in the lives of our youth. 2014 will be no different with over 300 students from Appalachian OH & WV!


More than 140 students from Ohio and West Virginia particpated in iBELIEVE summer camps in 2013.


Principals and Counselors from 36 high schools helped select their student-leaders and invested in their students future.


iBELIEVE is a non-profit fund under the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio. Thanks to the generous donations of individuals and corporations, iBELIEVE will make an impact in   37 counties of OH and WV.

Belmont Co.

Benefit Dinner

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We cordially invite you and your friends to our second annual Belmont County Benefit Dinner! Come out to the elegant Belmont County Country Club for a wonderful event to support a wonderful cause. The silent and live auctions are sure to please, and the atmosphere cannot be beat.

Thursday, October 24, 2013


Belmont Hills Country Club

Washington Co.

Benefit Dinner

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We hope to see you and your friends soon at the inagural Washington County Benefit Dinner! Please join us for a night of good food and even better company. Clear your calenders for November 6th 2013, because you do not want to miss this event.


Summer Workshop


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Students selected by principals for the iBELIEVE Foundation will attend a 5-day, 4-night summer camp. With 60 years of experience, the Ohio Association of Student Councils develops all programming and provides training in the areas of leadership, goal-setting, communication, and problem solving.



Thank You To Our Donors!


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