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

Our Model

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

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Our Focus Areas

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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Our Impact

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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Global Fund for Children’s UK Trust team works to advance the rights of children and youth in the UK, Europe, and beyond.

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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 need our help and will thrive with our support.

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Standing Up for Roma Girls' Rights

Discrimination and harmful cultural norms prevent many Roma girls from shaping their own futures. One NGO is working to change that.

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Finding Home—and Hope—in a New Land

After arriving alone in the United Kingdom, young asylum seekers find a caring community where they can rebuild their lives.

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July 10, 2019
At Global Fund for Children, we had the privilege of knowing Ross Perot as a generous humanitarian and philanthropist.
June 27, 2019
A recent webinar highlights the changes GFC has made to its signature Maya Ajmera Sustainability Award and showcases winner Malaika's work empowering girls in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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.

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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