We strategically unite community leaders around mutual challenges, geographies, and opportunities, helping our local partners move out of isolation and into collective impact for children and youth.

Our award programs celebrate some of our highest-achieving partners and further catalyze their success.

Featured Initiatives

Empowering adolescent girls in Central America

This four-year initiative leverages a network of up to 20 community-based organizations to promote gender equality and advance girls’ rights and opportunities across Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua.

Championing the rights of migrant girls

Through the collective work of 12 local partners, this three-year initiative aims to protect the safety and rights of adolescent migrant girls in Central America, Mexico, and the US, while raising public awareness about the challenges and heightened vulnerability these girls face throughout their journey.

COMBATTING CHILD TRAFFICKING IN INDIA

This five-year initiative works to fight trafficking and hazardous labor in India by addressing their root causes, providing direct services to at-risk and affected children, and supporting local actors to take collective action.

COUNTERING CHILD LABOR IN BANGLADESH

Our network of local partners in Dhaka is dedicated to combatting child exploitation and hazardous labor by providing young people with new opportunities, helping them leave dangerous situations, and working to prevent those situations in the first place.

 

Award Programs

MAYA AJMERA SUSTAINABILITY AWARDS

A signature GFC program since 2005, Sustainability Awards honor some of our highest-achieving partners while providing an investment in their long-term stability.

JULIETTE GIMON COURAGE AWARDS

The annual Courage Awards recognize innovative community-based organizations around the world that are positively impacting children and youth in especially challenging circumstances.

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.

Contact
Central Working Paddington, 2 Kingdom Street
London W2 6BD

[email protected]