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Global Fund for Children

Org #29738
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$388,480
raised on GlobalGiving
6
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
Liza Yanovich
Liza Yanovich
Samuel Phillips-Corwin
Samuel Phillips-Corwin
Kelsi Young
Kelsi Young
Team
John Hecklinger, Corey Oser, Richa Chopra
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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Sep 29, 2021
Urgent Needs for Children Affected by COVID-19
More than a year after its onset, the COVID-19 pandemic is presenting unprecedented challenges for children and youth worldwide. Through its COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund, Global Fund for Children...
Jun 8, 2021
Responding to second wave of COVID-19 in South Asia
South Asia is experiencing a second, devastating wave of the coronavirus pandemic. In response, Global Fund for Children has launched an extension relief effort through our Emergency Response...
Feb 9, 2021
GFC's hope for the future
During the coronavirus pandemic, more than 1.6 billion students in over 190 countries have experienced disruptions to their education, and 24 million children and youth –...
 
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