On Christmas Day 2014, GFC grantee partner CEE-HOPE distributed food to people displaced by violence in Nigeria.

Statement on Boko Haram and the Status of Grassroots Organizations in Nigeria

At The Global Fund for Children, we are outraged and deeply saddened by Boko Haram’s gruesome attacks in Nigeria. GFC is committed to supporting its Nigeria partners through this horrific crisis.


Arpan educator leads a small group discussion during a Personal Safety Education workshop.

Child Protection Goes Beyond Keeping Children Safe

By: on February 10th, 2015

In this guest blog post, Dr. Manjeer Mukherjee describes the rigorous child protection policies at Arpan, where she is senior program officer.

Rebeccah, a beneficiary of GFC grantee partner Girl Child Concerns in Nigeria, with her family in her village.

Effects of Boko Haram on Nigeria’s Children

By: on February 3rd, 2015

GFC grantee partners in Nigeria give first-hand accounts of the impact of Boko Haram on their communities, their organizations, and their children.

Kulsoom Khan with Aware Girls

Inspiration Survives Tragedy in Pakistan

By: on February 3rd, 2015

GFC program officer Kulsoom Khan arrived in Pakistan two days after the terrorist attack that killed more than 130 children at the Peshawar Army Public School in northwestern Pakistan.


Onda Solidaria: A Dream for the Children of Brazil

Posted: January 28th, 2015

Take a virtual tour of Onda Solidaria, a GFC grantee in Brazil with big plans for the future of Brazil–and it’s children.

2014 New Spring Grantees

Posted: May 19th, 2014

Welcome to the newest members of the GFC family! This slideshow features 10 of our 27 new spring grantees.

Celebrating Grassroots Women Leaders

Posted: March 7th, 2014

In honor of International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating some of the inspirational women who lead our grantee partner organizations.