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What is The Black Feather Foundation's mission?

Empowering refugee children through sports, health and education.

What is The Black Feather Foundation's COACHES initiative about?

The Black Feather Foundation’s COACHES initiative focuses on the acclimation of refugee children to their new communities. COACHES provides a softer transition, empowering children and families through participation in sports.

What inspired the name "The Black Feather Foundation"?

The foundation's name was inspired by Joseph's childhood fascination with ravens, which he encountered during a trip to London. This fascination grew into a symbol of resilience and hope, as ravens are known to fly swiftly through adversity, leaving behind a single feather as a promise of hope.

Is The Black Feather Foundation led by military veterans?

Yes. The Black Feather Foundation was founded by Joseph E. Robert III, a Marine Corps veteran. While not all members are veterans, all come from military families and share a commitment to freedom and integrity -- values instilled by the U.S. Armed Forces.

What is the significance of military veteran involvement in The Black Feather Foundation?

Veterans play a crucial role in The Black Feather Foundation, as they bring integrity, discipline and a strong sense of duty to our mission. We believe in providing veterans with a new sense of purpose after their service, and many have found that purpose in helping refugees affected by conflict and natural disaster.

Are donations tax-deductible?

Yes. The Black Feather Foundation is a 501c(3) charitable tax-exempt non-profit organization. Our Federal Tax ID number is 87-4037646.

How can I make a donation to The Black Feather Foundation?

Donations can be made by clicking the "donation button below. Thank you for your consideration.

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