Austin Raindrop Foundation (the “Foundation”) is a nonprofit corporation organized and operated exclusively for educational, cultural and charitable purposes. The Raindrop Foundation aims to cultivate friendship and promote understanding of diverse cultures through its offering unique services to the community. We strive to establish bridges between the Turkish and American cultures and communities by providing easily accessible educational, social, and cultural services. Next to being a home to Turkish-Americans, the Foundation addresses their social and cultural needs and helps them integrate into this multicultural society better. The mission of the Foundation is to introduce Turkish culture into American society and cultivate friendship and promote the understanding of diverse cultures through its unique services to the community, through dialog and cooperation. Services are provided with the intention of contributing to global peace at the grassroots level by sharing Turkey’s heritage of tolerance and understanding.