Who are we?
The GVN Foundation believes in inspiring learning, innovation, and action, to unlock the potential of vulnerable communities around the world. We support exceptional grassroots organizations working to empower communities in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
GVN Foundation has special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
$1.6 million distributed and counting ...
"I'd love to see more young people taking action to help the poor and disadvantaged. Two places to get started are Network for Good and Global Volunteer Network."
~ Bill Gates, Newsweek Web
Working in 10 countries across 3 continents to create sustainable change.
Emergency Appeal: Philippines
The Philippines has been devastated by the worst Typhoon to have ever hit land, resulting in a huge loss of lives and infrastructure.
GVN wants to do all we can to support the communities our partner works with in the Philippines, and we need your help.
We will distribute funds raised through this emergency appeal to our partner in the Philippines to meet immediate needs and also to help with long-term recovery.
Thank you for your support.
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