ARDA International Foundation (AIF)
The ARDA International Foundation (AIF) began in 1982 as the International Foundation for Timeshare (ITF) to fulfill the research needs of the fast-evolving timeshare industry. In 1997, it was restructured as a 501 (c) 3 organization and acquired its current name.
AIF continues to meet the industry's research and education needs, which include identifying consistent and ongoing benchmarks, expanding research, analyzing technological changes and impacts, and enhancing the public's knowledge of the timeshare industry.
AIF Mission Statement
The ARDA International Foundation mission is to be the shared vacation ownership industry’s information resource; this will be accomplished through the conduct and distribution of relevant research and by providing education resources.