Who we are

Chance for Children has grown into a large non-profit organization throughout the years. Today we are a motivated team of more than 60 Ghanaian and 2 European women and men working for Chance for Children full time, in addition to numerous volunteer supporters in Africa and Europe.

 

Find more details about our organization here. Learn more about who we arewhat we believe in and what we have managed to achieve together so far.

Finances

An overview of where the money is coming from and how exactly we utilise it.

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Portrait

A summary of Chance for Children, its origin and the people behind the organisation.

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Contact

This is where you can get in touch with us directly. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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Facts

There are more than 60,000 STREET CHILDREN in the GREATER ACCRA REGION. Over HALF of them are GIRLS. 3/4 of the street children originate from OUTSIDE of ACCRA They left their families in SEARCH of MONEY and WORK. 5% of the street children were BORN ON THE STREETS. 40% dropped OUT OF SCHOOL, 60% have NEVER VISITED one. STREET BOYS work mainly as CARRIER, WASTE PICKERS, SHOE SHINE BOYS or CAR WASHERS. STREET GIRLS often sell WATER, FOOD and in some cases also their BODIES.

Census on Street Children, 2011

Other Topics

What we do

In this section we introduce you to the various fields of work within the Chance for Children operation.

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Street Children

Learn more about the reality of street-connected children in Ghana and read some of their personal experience reports

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How you can help

You would like to support the street-connected children in Ghana? Here you can learn all about what you can do.

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News/Media

Get informed about all the latest developments, what the media reports on us as well as upcoming events.

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