----------------------------Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide
Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide.
Our hope for the future
Health and economic crises, restrictions on daily life, and deepening inequalities amid the pandemic are having an enormous impact on young people. In this message, GFC’s Hayley Roffey reflects on the effects of COVID-19 and shares GFC’s hope for the future. Read Hayley’s statement on GFC’s commitment to work with and for youth to build a more equitable post-pandemic world.
When Cyrus first encountered the London-based nonprofit Juvenis, he was on the verge of being expelled from school. But with the support of Juvenis founder Winston Goode, Cyrus changed his life and chose a different path. In this blog, he reflects on how he overcame difficult circumstances to become a boxer. Read Cyrus’s story of perseverance.
Building bridges for gender justice
In December, GFC’s Rodrigo Barraza García traveled from Mexico to Liberia to share lessons learned from his work promoting gender equity and healthy masculinities. In this blog, Rodrigo reflects on the convening and on the shared dream that connects GFC’s local partners in Latin America and West Africa. Learn more about Rodrigo’s trip and about GFC’s collaboration across regions.
GFC does not support local offices or affiliates of international organizations, or efforts to support or oppose candidates for public office. We do not support evangelism or proselytizing, or programs that require adherence to or conversion to religious doctrine; organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation; or groups that support violent activities or violate criminal law.
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.