About

The 1040 Initiative is redefining what is possible for the African people who live in a world that seems impossible. We are working where no one else is working, we are going where no one else is going.

OUR STORY

After 45 years working in the Ivory Coast, West Africa, Mike Cousineau started the 1040 Initiative with one goal in mind. Redefining the possible by creating sustainable communities. Watch our story here!

OUR MISSION

We dream about a new world where communities can thrive. Together, through water, health, and education we are committed to create sustainable communities. For all of our videos, check out our Vimeo Channel

Inititiatives

We are redefining the possible by creating sustainable communities.

Education

The 1040 Initiative is opening phase 1 of our bilingual school In Côte d’Ivoire in September 2014 for grades one

Health

The 1040 Initiative is taking 5 surgical specialties to the NE region of Côte d’Ivoire. This is an area of

Water

The 1040 Initiative is providing safe drinking water through our water filtration initiative.  Both in the High and Middle Atlas

CREATE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

We can't do it alone. We need your help financially. With just $10 a month you can create a new life for 1 person through water, health, or education.

1 life changing impact $10/month
  • Impact 1 life with one need
  • Surgery
  • Clean water
  • Education for 1 year
5 families impacted $500/month
  • Impact 5 Families
  • Surgery
  • Clean water
  • Children education
Impact 1 Family $100/month
  • Impact 1 Family
  • Surgery
  • Clean Water
  • Children's Education

NEWS

CHECK THE NEWS OF OUR PROJECTS ALL AROUND THE WORLD

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Projects

WE WORK WORLDWIDE, HAVE A BIG TEAM WORKING DEDICATED TO CREATE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES.

GO ON A PROJECT

Come change the world with us!

Are you a doctor, surgeon, construction worker, students or everyday world changer? The come join us on a project. At first, you have to submit your information and apply to go on a project. click apply now to view or list of projects and applications.

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CONTACT

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Contact Info

Ha questions about what we do or how to join us on a project? Give us a call!

  • PO Box 721765 Norman, OK 73070
  • 405.366.1040
  • sabrina@1040i.org