Economic Development fosters lifelong prosperity.
Our Economic Development programs assist women, men, and youth to make a transition from poverty to prosperity and self-reliance. Our vocational programs allow these individuals to learn valuable skills that lead to long-term employment, our work eliminates barriers to job market and leads to a pathway for career success.
Sustainable Farming in Gaza
The humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip has left two million residents with very limited access to essential services. The region’s agriculture has faced devastating consequences as a result. Our project will rehabilitate and plant 36 acres of farmland.
Women Learning to Code & Take Leadership
The fastest and most influential industry in the world has a gender imbalance issue.In order to rectify this imbalance, we are empowering women to learn tech-skills and launch careers in the tech industry.
Get Job Ready
Young Canadians face a rapidly changing economy, and most employers are reluctant to hire recent graduates. In our workshops, we work with young grads to strengthen their soft-skills preparing them for the job market.
Donate to IDRF’s Economic
If you would like to donate by cheque, please mail a signed cheque to:
23 Lesmill Rd, Suite 300, North York, ON M3B 3P6
Memo: Economic Development Programs
Every donation will receive a tax receipt by email upon donation.