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Welcome to the RCI-IIBEC Foundation, Inc

Empowering the Building Enclosure Industry

Our Mission

At the RCI-IIBEC Foundation, we are dedicated to supporting research, education, and the dissemination of information critical to the advancement of the building enclosure industry.

 Our commitment is to foster innovation, knowledge, and best practices among architects, building scientists, and professionals dedicated to the study of building enclosures.

Making a Difference Since 2001

Founded over two decades ago, the RCI-IIBEC Foundation has become a beacon of progress, having amassed more than $4 million in donations. These contributions have been pivotal in expanding research, providing scholarships, and sponsoring educational events that shape the future of our industry.

How You Can Help

Your support is crucial in continuing our legacy of innovation and education. By donating, applying for grants, or participating in our scholarship and sponsorship programs, you contribute to a thriving community dedicated to excellence in building science.

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Your generosity fuels our mission.

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About the Foundation

Learn about our journey, our achievements, and how we’ve been making history in the building enclosure industry. Discover the impact of your contributions and how we utilize them to foster industry growth.

Our Services and Initiatives

Research Grant US - Thin Masonry Testing


Funding cutting-edge studies and innovations.


Educational Scholarships

Supporting the next generation of industry professionals.


Information Dissemination

Sharing crucial findings and best practices.

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Community Engagement

Connecting professionals through conventions and events

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Join Us in Shaping the Future

Your participation and support enable us to continue our vital work. Make a gift today and be a part of history in the making.