Help us Build in Macedonia!!

Hello! We are 4th year architecture majors at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Illinois. The team and one faculty member are planning to travel to Kratovo, Macedonia this summer of 2020 as part of the Architecture Program.

Why, you ask, are we travelling to Macedonia? To build a building of course! We have been tasked with building a community center that activates the community and helps to become a beacon for the small town of Kratovo. With just under 7000 residents, Kratovo is a town rich with historic value and architecture. We'd like to add to that richness with a structure designed in Kratovo's honor. 

Throughout the trip, we will be taking photos and videos to track our progress and update you all on the happenings of Macedonia. Don't be afraid to request photos from us throughout!

100% of the funds raised through this gofundme will be put towards materials and tools needed to make this building a real thing. This funding is crucial for our ability to make this happen!!

For those who donate and share, we appreciate your help! 

Please share and help us reach our goal so we may make our building a reality.
A little goes a long way!!


  • Mary Krause Thiry 
    • $25 
    • 12 d
  • Joe Quinlan 
    • $50 
    • 15 d


Judith Rackow 
Chicago, IL
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