GIFS is proud to have played an active part in the local community here in Sacheon. Recently GIFS students have initiated and organized a local beach clean up by the Samcheonpo bridge, raised 500,000 won for the natural disasters in the Philippines, helped local farmers harvest their crops, and worked with the local fire fighters at the Jinju lantern festival. GIFS continues to build lasting relationships with businesses and government organizations in the area and is always creating new ways expand these relationships.