About Umbrella

Umbrella Initiatives Foundation is a 501©3 not for profit organization recognized by the United States Internal Revenue Service that seeks to build bridges between communities between North and South America in order to make a positive difference in the lives of marginalized people.  Umbrella Initiatives is committed to the positive transformation of communities through goal oriented projects based on community involvement and direction.

We believe that we must help others as a part of being community with the rest of society. This basic thought guides our work and how we interact with community groups. In the projects and work we always incorporate the community in the decision making process from the design to implementation and work as a partner in work and activities.


Promote the positive transformation of communities and individuals living in impoverished communities through providing support through defined projects based on community involvement and initiative. We focus on promoting development, social justice and education for all.


We at Umbrella believe that in our commitment to work in unity with communities in need are guided by are three core values: Solidarity | Equality| Voluntarism