Who are we?
The GVN Foundation believes that empowering women and children is the key to changing the world. We achieve this by providing resources to grassroots organizations working with vulnerable women and children 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.
South Africa Cycle Challenge 2013
Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Join GVN Foundation's Executive Director in South Africa from September 26th - October 7th, 2013.
Cycle over 400 miles through the valleys, over the hills and through the vineyards of South Africa.
To raise funds for the Kliptown Youth Program, a community center run by Thulani Madondo, a CNN hero from Soweto. At the end of the cycle challenge, we will visit the center and meet the kids benefiting from the funds raised.
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In Uganda, our pig project is expanding fast - our first pig just gave birth to seven piglets!
In Kenya, we're getting ready to distribute $13,000 during our Eat So They Can Distribution Trip.
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.
In Rwanda, we're hoping to expand our chicken project through our Gifts of Change program.