This challenge will support FACE for Children in Need, Egypt.
The funds raised for this challenge will support providing adequate support to 50-75 former street children staying in the FACE transitional home in the context of COVID-19 to remain protected and prepare their social reintegration.
About FACE for Children in Need is a Belgian NGO, founded in 2003 in Cairo, Egypt with the mission to assist and protect orphans, abandoned children, street children, their families and communities, regardless of race, culture or religion. This is achieved through two main Programs:
- The Abandoned Children Program is composed of three centers for orphans, abandoned children and children in need of protection, and of a family/Kafala team aiming at supporting children to prepare their placement into family care and at supporting national authorities to improve the legal and implementing system of Kafala.
- The Street Children Program is composed of an outreach team, a day drop-in center, a transitional home, a case management/reintegration team, an education team and a medical team.
Fundraising goal: USD5,000
Number of children impacted: 50-75 directly
United Nation's Sustainable development goal: good health and wellbeing
Not for profit registration number: 862.061.170