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Independent Development of Education in Augusta (IDEA) is Augusta's community foundation devoted to enhancing the educational experience of Augusta's children. IDEA works to raise money to support USD 402 initiatives and to award classroom grants to teachers. Please contact IDEA President Mike Martin for information on how you can give of your time, brain power, and even financial resources (if able) to make a difference in Augusta's schools. IDEA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.



IDEA, Inc.
Michael R. Martin, President
P.O. Box 322, Augusta, Kansas 67010
Tony Madrigal, Vice President