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.
Calling applicants: GVN Foundation Youth Ambassadorship
The GVN Foundation Youth Ambassador Program is designed to equip young people (15 - 19 year olds) to become change agents in communities around the world.
Our Youth Ambassador Program is designed to help young people from around the world join with others who have the ambition to create a change. There are no pre-requisites besides this.
Become a GVN Foundation Youth Ambassador here.
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We have been awarded a 2013 Great Nonprofit award!
We have now distributed cows to seven women in Uganda!
In Peru , 16 girls are receiving mentoring and trainning through the Peruvian Promise Program.
In Nepal , we are funding the education and nutrition of 14 wonderful kids at Brighter Future Children's Home.