Tag: Good Cause Campaign

Why IKEA Foundation’s flatpack refugee shelter won design of the year

January 31, 2017

Why IKEA Foundation’s flatpack refugee shelter won design of the year (The Guardian, 27 January 2017). Read more

Let's Play IKEA Foundation

Thank you for making the first Let’s Play for Change campaign a success!

January 9, 2017

Around Asia and Africa, thousands of children are playing their way to a better life, thanks to the IKEA Foundation’s partners, co-workers and customers who got involved in the first Let’s Play for Change campaign. During the campaign period, IKEA co-workers and customers engaged in the cause, and an amazing 12.6 million IKEA children’s products were sold. Read more

Shining a light into refugee camps

June 20, 2016

On World Refugee Day, we are celebrating the success of the Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign to light up refugee camps—making them safer, better places for children and families. Every parent knows how important light is for a young child when they’re scared. Knowing you can switch on the light, and see that you’re safe, brings great comfort. Read more

Soft toys IKEA Foundation

How soft toys are helping 12 million dreams come true

January 15, 2016

Thank you for helping us donate €88 million since 2003! More than 12 million children in Africa, Asia and Europe have better schools, teachers and learning materials, thanks to a successful 13-year partnership between the IKEA Foundation, Save the Children and UNICEF. Since 2003, we have donated €1 for every... Read more

Over 12 million children have better educational opportunities through IKEA Foundation, Save the Children and UNICEF partnership

January 15, 2016

More than 12 million children in over 46 countries have better schools, teachers and learning materials, thanks to a 13-year partnership... Read more

Help us make education possible for ALL children!

October 29, 2015

For every soft toy or children’s book sold at IKEA stores in November and December, the IKEA Foundation will donate €1 to Save the Children and UNICEF to improve education for children living in poverty. Since it first began thirteen years ago, the Soft Toys for Education campaign has raised... Read more

Kids design the latest soft toys collection for IKEA

October 29, 2015

It’s time for the 13th Soft Toys for Education campaign, a good cause partnership between the IKEA Foundation, UNICEF and Save the Children. Read more

IKEA customers help raise €10.1 million for children in Africa, Asia, Europe over holiday season

January 15, 2015

Donations from the IKEA Foundation will enable UNICEF and Save the Children to improve education in 18 countries. Read more

Thank you for helping us raise €10.1 million for children’s education!

January 15, 2015

  Thanks to IKEA co-workers and customers, UNICEF and Save the Children will improve education in 18 countries. Millions of IKEA customers took part in the Soft Toys for Education campaign over the holiday season, raising €10.1 million for educational projects by buying IKEA soft toys and children’s books. Since... Read more

IKEA’s soft toy heroes have returned to help kids go to school!

November 9, 2014

The twelfth annual Soft Toys for Education campaign kicks off in IKEA stores this month, with co-workers and customers joining forces to help children in poor communities get a quality education. Every year, the IKEA Foundation donates €1 for every soft toy sold in participating IKEA stores in November and... Read more