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Children on Cambodia's "Silk Island" have a safe place to learn and play thanks to GFC partner Khemara.

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

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

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We have invested $51 million in bold ideas, helping more than 900 community-based organizations deepen their work to advance children's rights.

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The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present unprecedented challenges for children and youth worldwide. Through its COVID-19 Emergency Response & Recovery Fund, Global Fund for Children is issuing immediate grants to the community-based organizations keeping them safe.


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Local Partners

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


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

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GFC’s partners in Ukraine are helping children with disabilities and their families evacuate to safer areas and get essential supplies. In this blog post, GFC’s…

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Avani, a local partner in India, is involving whole communities in dream-building events around gender equality – and this new approach is already showing exciting…

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In April 2022, over 100 young people aged 14 to 19 from urban and rural parts of Liberia and Sierra attended the first West Africa…

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July 26, 2022
Get the latest information on our emergency response to help children affected by the war in Ukraine.
July 22, 2022
Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine in February, over 5 million Ukrainians have fled to other European countries. Ukrainians seeking refuge in neighboring countries face many challenges. Global Fund for Children’s local partners in the region are helping Ukrainian families to find housing, enroll their children in school, and access health care and other services.
June 15, 2022
Meet Otis Kollie! As a Program Specialist for Africa and Asia, Otis will help both regional teams with grantmaking as well as utilizing data and research for learning. Otis is based in Liberia.

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