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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 $43 million in bold ideas, helping nearly 700 grassroots organizations scale and deepen their work to advance children's rights.

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Where We Work

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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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At a recent partner convening, a transnational network of community-based organizations from Guatemala, Mexico, and the United States came together to write a video message to migrant girls to tell them know they are not alone, they matter, and the world needs them.

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After getting the results of our first Grantee Perception Survey, we're sharing our partners' responses and how we're changing to serve them better.

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June 14, 2019
GFC's John Hecklinger and Philanthropy University's Connor Diemand-Yauman share three reflections on how grantmakers can support local leaders as they develop their capacity to create long-term, meaningful change.
June 4, 2019
What do sustainability and positive change for children look like? Find out with Global Fund for Children and Malaika, a 2019 Maya Ajmera Sustainability Award winner, on Tuesday, June 11.
April 24, 2019
After nearly 15 years, we’re changing the way we choose the winners of our signature Maya Ajmera Sustainability Award.

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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