• About UNFCU Foundation

    We work to eradicate extreme poverty by empowering women and children

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  • How we choose the causes to support

    Focus on education, healthcare, and economic advancement

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Get to Know our 2018 Grant Recipients

We are supporting 13 organizations in 2018, all helping the communities they are in to sustain the path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and children.

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UNFCU Foundation announces recipient of its 2017 Women's Empowerment Award

Learn about the honoree, Dr. Erin Anastasi, and her transformative work to end fistula. In receiving this award, Dr. Anastasi joins the First Lady of the United Nations Madame Ban Soon-taek for her lifetime of service; Pulitzer Prize-winning author and humanitarian Sheryl WuDunn; as well as Ritu Sharma, author and gender equality advocate.

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Learn How We are Partnering with UNFPA to Transform Lives

Watch our video to learn how we are supporting the UNFPA‑led campaign to end fistula to provide life changing treatments and services to women in Nigeria.

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