Happy 5th birthday to Imara International!

Imara International 5th Birthday Cake

It is hard to believe that we opened the doors of the Imara home five years ago. We plan to make 2017 a year of celebration. Celebrating girls who are excelling in school, children who are healthy and love to laugh, a staff that is growing, amazing volunteers and supporters, and a God who is faithful and has carried us through! Wow!

Golf tournament sponsors and golfers invited

Golfers and enthusiasts have the opportunity to enjoy a great day on the greens with a chance at driving away in a 2015 Lexus at the third annual Imara International charity golf tournament, set for Monday, July 27, at Rush Creek Golf Course in Maple Grove, Minn. [Read more…]

Gala rallies support to Imara girls, vision

Gala 2014

[fsg_gallery id=”2″] The third annual Imara International gala, “Faces of Imara: Moving Toward the Future,” brought donations totaling over $68,000 toward the 2015 operating budget. A silent auction of premium gift baskets and items was the featured fundraiser…. Read More

Golf tournament raises $38,000 for Kenya operations

Golf 2014 carts

Imara International Golf Tournament just keeps getting better! Golfing couldn’t have been better for Imara’s third annual tournament this summer with record breaking attendance and funds raised.

Golf tournament sponsors to support Imara International

Imara International partners with numerous local sponsors for international cause Media contact: David Ching, dlching@comcast.net MAPLE GROVE, MN (May 23, 2014)— Golfers and enthusiasts have the opportunity to enjoy a great day on the greens with a chance… Read More

BMW dealer offers hole-in-one prize at Imara Golf Tournament

BMW X3

Golfers and enthusiasts have the opportunity to enjoy a day on the greens with a chance at driving away in a 2014 BMW donated by BMW of Minnetonka at the third annual Imara International charity golf tournament, set for Monday, July 28, at Rush Creek Golf Course in Maple Grove, Minn.

“Get the Scoop” on Imara International

Get The Scoop III

Our annual “Get The Scoop” ice cream social and fundraiser is coming up on May 4! This year we will welcome back from Kenya our executive director, Carol Erickson, and a special guest: Barbara Dundon. Barbara is an… Read More

Lives changed, empowered in 2013

Dolls

The lives of a handful of young Kenyan mothers and their babies took a new turn in 2013, thanks to the love and hard work of staff and volunteers of Imara International. On December 8, at the “Faces… Read More

Thanks for Giving to the Max!

Give to the Max

Seventeen donors contributed over $2350 to Imara International’s operating funds on the annual Give to the Max Day, November 14. This was the first year that Imara International participated in this annual online fundraising event. According to GiveMN.org,… Read More

Gala event raises funds, awareness

Carol Speaking at Gala 2012

With the holiday season just a few weeks away, some 200 supporters of Imara International, a nonprofit organization serving teenage mothers in Kenya, paid it forward. The event, “A Starry Evening with Imara,” held at the Medina Golf… Read More