Chance for Children at a glance


Committee consisting of seven people, working voluntarily to provide a wholesome perspective on all major decisions by the organisation and makes major strategic decisions.



Daniela Rüdisüli Sodjah, Amon Kotey and Daniel Awuley Nartey guide all operational aspects of Chance for Children.


Accountance GH

Nicholas Nyarko is in charge of the accounting in Ghana. An external auditor checks the organisation’s finances every year as required by Ghanaian law.


Administration CH

Until 2013 Margrith Rüdisüli, the mother of Daniela Rüdisüli Sodjah, took care of all the administrative tasks. Today Christina Gabrielli-Kaufmann manages the donation accounts in Switzerland.


Fundraising, Events and Lead CFC-Friends

Since 2018 Melanie Troxler has been supporting CFC in the areas of fundraising, events and volunteering.


Street work

Amon Kotey leads this unit, which is responsible for initiating the first contact with the street children.


Children reunited

Headed by Daniel Awuley Nartey, children living with their original families are being supported by Chance for Children and visited regularly.


Drop-In Centre

A first contact point for street children in the middle of Accra, which is lead by Osman Ibrahim.


Girls’ and Boys’ Homes

Houses for boys and girls in Hebron provide a home to former street children. The compound in Hebron is supervised by Daniel Awuley Nartey.



This department is headed by Amon Kotey and supports young adults, who are attending professional training after graduating from school.


Handcraft products

The children are producing different typical regional handcrafted products in order to contribute to the organisation. Laura Müller heads the production and the sales of the items in Ghana and Switzerland.



Laura Müller is responsible for the implementation of the pedagogical concept of all working fields.


CFC Friends

The CFC Friends groups in Ghana and Switzerland organise several different events to the benefit of Chance for Children on a voluntary basis.









Daniela is in Switzerland till end of August and is looking forward to sharing more about the situation of street children in Ghana and CFC’s positive impact in their lives.  For event details, click here.  


Watch our new video
“20 years empowering
street children”:


Some impressions of our 
20th anniversary event in

More photos here



1999: Registration as International NGO

2000: Support of children in the family house of Amon in La

2001: Construction and occupation of the Boys Home in Hebron

2002: Construction of drum and wood workshop in Hebron

2005: House in La becomes the Girls Home, House Hebron becomes Boys Home.

2008: Inauguration of Drop-In Centre in Jamestown

2009: Opening of Girls’ Home in Jamestown

2011: Opening of Girls’ Home in Hebron

2012: Opening of second Girls’ Home in Hebron

2013: Opening of third Girls’ Home in Hebron

2014: 15th anniversary of Chance for Children

2015: Opening of the new Drop-In Centre in Abossey Okai

2017: Focus on reintegration of children

2019: Formation of Foundation Chance for Children