----------------------------Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide
Grassroots Review, your link to empowering children and youth worldwide.
Teaching and inspiring Ukrainian kids
In Uzhhorod, Ukraine, children who fled their homes due to the war are finding academic support and a sense of community at Inspiration Cafe. This in-person educational hub, created by GFC partner Lyceum Educator, offers kids classes, sports, and psychological support. Learn more about the project in this blog written by the Lyceum Educator team with help from the young people at Inspiration Cafe.
Finding new partners in West Africa
Earlier this year, CASE SALONE Program Manager Mustapha Keita teamed up with GFC’s Corey Oser and Amé Atsu David to scout for new partners in Côte d’Ivoire and Guinea. In this blog, Mustapha shares his reflections on the scouting process, including his excitement about the youth leadership he saw at some organizations. Read more about Mustapha’s experience finding new partners that promote girls’ rights and education.
Running to raise money for children's rights
GFC’s John Hecklinger, Hayley Roffey, and Shivonne Graham, along with Hayley’s husband, Freddie, are training for the London Marathon to raise money for GFC. The GFC team hopes that running will bring more awareness to GFC’s work helping children and youth reach their full potential and advance their rights. Find out how you can support their efforts and how the team is staying motivated to keep training.
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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.