International Youth Week begins on August 6! Students back from mid-year break, back to work! Volcano Ash Clean-Up at The School of Hope Volcano Ash Clean-Up at The School of Hope

The Education for the Children Foundation (EFTC)

Org #44332
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2003
year founded
$21,113
raised on GlobalGiving
9
months fundraising
1
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 (2)

Project Leaders
Jennifer McCallum
Jennifer McCallum
Brien Ashdown
Brien Ashdown
Team
Sophie McKee, David McKee, Brien Ashdown
Organization Information
http://www.eftc.org.uk/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
1630 North Main St. #126
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
United States
+44 (0)115 9584876

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3971761767
Organization Information
http://www.eftc.org.uk/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
1630 North Main St. #126
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
United States
+44 (0)115 9584876

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3971761767

Project Reports

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Jul 20, 2018
We're Half-Way Through the Academic Year!
Our students have just returned from their mid-year break to start their classes again! They are motivated and excited to be back in class with their teachers and friends!  Our teachers are also...
Jun 12, 2018
Thank You For Helping Us Meet Our Needs!
Here at EFTC, we are so lucky to have such a generous network of supporters. In just a couple of days we were able to meet the financial needs of cleaning and repairing the school after the eruption...
Jun 12, 2018
We Have Surpassed Our Goal
Due to the incredible generosity of our supporters, we have surpassed our fundraising goal. We cannot express enough how grateful we are for your support and generosity! Because we have met our need...
 
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