----------------------------Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide
Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide.
Meeting growing needs in Dhaka
In Bangladesh, which is experiencing a devastating wave of COVID-19 cases, the pandemic has led to rising numbers of children living or working on the streets of Dhaka. Two GFC partners, APON Foundation and LEEDO, have expanded their services to meet the growing needs of children. Learn more about their work and how it has changed over the past year.
Learning from GFC's Step Up initiative
From 2018 to 2020, GFC and 12 local partners worked together to foster long-term capacity, effectiveness, and sustainability through the Step Up initiative. In this blog post, GFC’s Vice President of Programs, Corey Oser, shares key insights from the initiative. Read her reflections and register to join GFC and Step Up participants for a conversation about what we’ve learned on July 8, 2021 at 10:00AM EDT.
Kelsi Young is the newest member of GFC’s development team and plays an important role in cultivating relationships with institutional and individual donors. She joined GFC after working with a GFC partner organization in Thailand, earning a Master of Public Health degree, and teaching English in South Korea. Check out this interview with Kelsi to learn more about what drew her to GFC.
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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.