Education for the Children Foundation

Education for the Children Foundation

Charity information

Education for the Children Foundation

We provide children in Guatemala with education and further support them and their families with psychological support, nutritious food, health care, safe drinking water, safe stoves and safe housing.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    EFTC offers children born into poverty in Guatemala the opportunity to build a brighter future through full access to education.

    We aim:

    to advance the education of children in Central America by the provisions of schools, school equipment and teaching personnel.

    to relieve the poverty and sickness of children who are educated by the Foundation, together with their families, by the provision of shelter, amenities, facilities and equipment, in any such charitable way as the charity Trustees may determine.

    We operate along the premise that only through education can you break the cycle of poverty.

  • Aims

    Education for the Children Foundation aims to:

    • To advance the education of children in Central America
    • To break the cycle of poverty
    • To relieve the poverty and sickness of the children and families in the areas we work
  • Overview

    Established: September 2003

    Registered Charity Number: 1099280

    Full time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 0115 9584876

    Address: 11 Clarendon St Nottingham NG1 5HS

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