Investments in Loving Organizations for Village Economies (I.L.O.V.E.) is a non-stock, non-profit organization founded by Gina Lopez. The organization serves as a dot connector to loving organizations whose primary purpose is to develop areas by converging forces and resources in order to enable poor and vulnerable communities to economically sustain themselves, maintain ecological integrity, uplift their social conditions, and govern themselves effectively and justly.
To create models of L.O.V.E. throughout the country
Area Development is nurturing, developing and protecting the strengths and potential of the area with a non-negotiable commitment to the people living there. It is a strategy based on the higher values of life. Love and Integrity. The vision is communities living in harmony, with material needs met – but aligned with the higher values of life. Heaven on Earth. It is the world we want our children to have. – Gina Lopez