About usAbout Our Foundation
Rising Child Foundation (RCF) is a non-profit and non-governmental organization registered under the Corporate and Allied Matters Act 1990 and the Law of the Federation of Nigeria 2004 with the registration number CAC/IT/NO 102869.
As a youth-led organization, we thrive on the numbers and expertise of our volunteers to promote education and empowerment, ensuring that all children have an equal opportunity to attend school, learn, and develop the skills they need to thrive. Through partnership and collaboration, we are consistently increasing the salience of education and empowerment for the most vulnerable groups in Nigeria
We Are Providing an Environment for Children to Grow & Excel
Our mission is to provide multi-sectoral interventions towards the education and empowerment of children, most especially girls. We work towards empowering these group through Capacity Building, Skills Development, Information Dissemination, Advocacy and Cross-Cutting Community Service Projects.
Our Objectives are to
Advocate for inclusive and quality education to relevant stakeholders
Inspire children, especially girls, to be the best they can be and aim for excellence through education, empowerment, capacity building and mentoring
Support the development of social and emotional skills including self-esteem, leadership and assertiveness in our beneficiaries
Provide research, information and capacity building on social and economic issues through our various information dissemination platforms and spaces
Work towards accomplishing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Advocate for girls and young women as agent of change
Our Vision is to transform the lives of less-privileged and vulnerable children (most especially girls) through education and empowerment. We believe that sustainable development is only achievable through investment in human capital resources and providing these groups with the opportunities and resources they can use to improve their future prospects, welfare and well being.