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Six-year-old Flona and her family escaped ISIS territory with support from Tahaddi, Lebanon. © Rose Khouri

Global Fund for Children invests in grassroots organizations around the world to help children and youth reach their full potential and advance their rights.

We are the only global nonprofit dedicated to discovering, funding, and coaching truly grassroots organizations that empower young people worldwide.

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From child trafficking to girls’ education, we tackle complex challenges with solutions that are essential to the well-being of the children and communities we serve.

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We have invested $40 million in bold ideas, helping 646 grassroots organizations scale and deepen their work to advance children's rights.

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Where We Work

136
Grassroots Partners

Resilient. Dedicated. Homegrown. Led by innovative local leaders, our partner organizations provide life-changing programs that directly impact the children and youth in their communities.

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Countries

From Bangladesh to Kyrgyzstan to Zambia, we go the extra mile to find developing programs that will thrive with our support.

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From the time Khadim Hussain was a small child, his determination was evident. Learn how he transformed obstacles into opportunities for the young people of Pakistan.

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Sixty human rights leaders gathered on the Mexico-Guatemala border to align their critical work to protect migrant children and youth. This photo essay gives a glimpse into this unprecedented event.

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September 19, 2018
Mete Coban, 26, is chief executive of My Life My Say and serves as Hackney's youngest-ever elected Councillor. He's also a member of GFC's inaugural Youth Leadership Council. In London, we sat down with Mete to hear his story.
August 6, 2018
To honor the brave and passionate spirit of Juliette Gimon, our former board chair and longtime supporter, we are establishing the Juliette Gimon Fund for Courageous Leadership, with support from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and other donors.
July 25, 2018
Seven cyclists will bike a 100-mile route from London into Surrey’s stunning countryside. The aim is to raise £10,000, which will go to support Global Fund for Children's grassroots partners that are dedicated to advancing youth rights around the world.

Global Fund for Children (GFC) UK Trust, created in 2006, is a UK registered charity (UK charity number 1119544). We work to generate vital income, create new fundraising opportunities, and raise awareness of the invaluable work of GFC’s grassroots grantees. Our aim is to extend the reach of GFC in the United Kingdom, Europe, and beyond.

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