Community leaders model social distancing Youth paint informative murals about COVID-19 CIAM team members pack up food and sanitation kits Urgent Needs for Children Affected by COVID-19

Global Fund for Children

Org #29738
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$246,938
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
5
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

In the fight for children's rights, Global Fund for Children champions bold ideas that would otherwise go unheard. We are the only global nonprofit dedicated to discovering, funding, and coaching truly grassroots organizations that empower children and youth. We take smart risks that others won't, partnering with innovative organizations fighting the odds in places like slums, refugee camps, and rural villages. We provide a crucial link, connecting community leaders with the professional services and support they need to succeed. By walking alongside our partners and helping them to develop and thrive, we are building a future where all children and youth are safe, strong, and v... read more

Project Leaders
Palmer Shepherd
Palmer Shepherd
Kulsoom Khan
Kulsoom Khan
John Hecklinger
John Hecklinger
Hayley Roffey
Hayley Roffey
Maria Creamer
Maria Creamer
Lida Minasyan
Lida Minasyan
Team
John Hecklinger, Corey Oser, Doreen Chi
Organization Information
1411 K Street NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20005
United States
202-331-9003
Organization Information
1411 K Street NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20005
United States
202-331-9003

Project Reports

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Oct 14, 2020
Keeping children safe during COVID-19 [Feature]
As the global coronavirus pandemic exacerbates vulnerabilities for children and youth worldwide, Global Fund for Children’s local partners are at the heart of community responses. Through its...
Jun 15, 2020
Youth Leadership Council hosts global webinar
Since mid-March, Global Fund for Children has been working with our community-based partners, who are uniquely positioned to protect children and youth around the world during the coronavirus...
Jun 8, 2020
Youth Leadership Council Hosted a Global Call
On June 3rd GFC’s Youth Leadership Council hosted a global conversation with four GFC community leaders to talk about the impact of Covid19 on children and youth. As the Covid19 pandemic...
 
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