Apply to Join
Your Generosity Provides Nutritious Meals Kindergartners! After 10 years, we need to replace our bathrooms! Toilets

The Education for the Children Foundation (EFTC)

Org #44332
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2003
year founded
$37,617
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
2
projects funded

Mission

We work with disadvantaged children and their families to break the cycle of poverty through education and empowerment. The Education for the Children Foundation (EFTC) is an international NGO based in Guatemala. We run the School of Hope, a Primary and Secondary School. Established in 2003, our NGO has grown steadily from helping a handful of children to today, where we educate 462 impoverished children, support another 215 further education scholarship students and work to empower the local community. Guatemala has one of the lowest literacy rates in the Western Hemisphere. The country suffers from serious poverty and social issues. Although officially education is free to all, the costs... read more

Projects (4)

Project Leaders
Jennifer McCallum
Jennifer McCallum
Brien Ashdown
Brien Ashdown
Team
Sophie McKee, David McKee, Brien Ashdown
Organization Information
1630 North Main St. #126
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
United States
+44 (0)115 9584876

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3971761767
Organization Information
1630 North Main St. #126
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
United States
+44 (0)115 9584876

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #3971761767

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Sep 16, 2019
We are 20% of the Way to Our Goal!
The generosity of our supporters is amazing and humbling! In just two months, we have raised 20% of our goal - that's over $5,000!  This means we have just about enough money to repair and...
Jul 5, 2019
The Second Half of the School Year is Underway!
This week, our students are back from a week-long mid-year break. Luckily our teachers and staff were able to take the week to recuperate - because now that the students are back, the excitement and...
Jul 5, 2019
Our Kitchen Hood Has Been Installed!
Remember a few months ago when you made a donation toward a kitchen ventilator hood for The School of Hope in Guatemala?  Well, the hood has been installed!   I wanted to thank you...
 
WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.