They think it is possible to make a world as God dreamed and only if they try to make it real, our lives are worthy full of sense. Because of this, their path is education, and announces the Gospel of Jesus and get deeply involved in their environment, involving their whole life.
They meet together in the dream to reach Itaka, the island that it can´t be found in any map, but it guides all brave navigators. Although we can´t reach it, the journey is wonderful. We trust in our parthers and the possibility to achieve it. There, they really feel the presence of the very same God.
The Foundation Itaka-Scolopi was born the 9th of March 2001, giving more consistence to the Itaka association (1985) and other groups founded earlier and the Scolopi work began also for Calasanz in 1597.
Nowadays the Foundation is composed by seven demarcations, the Piarist Fathers themselves and General Congregation, and it has also share this dream with four fraternities, all with different levels and areas involved.
They need always emphasize priorities of proceedings to encourage the aims of their association.
Nowadays they are in a moment of geographic spread and projects extension, but at the same time, they are suffering a period of big differences in international relations. In this situation, they thought and placed our strategic plan 2011-2015.