Elevate Children Funders Group

Established in 2011, Elevate Children Funders Group (ECFG) is the leading global network of funders focused exclusively on the wellbeing and rights of children and youth. ECFG currently has 19 members, including many of the largest global funders and philanthropic advisors funding the wellbeing and rights of children and youth globally. Between 2011 and 2020, ECFG members contributed more than $1.2 billion to children facing adversity.

ECFG supports children and youth by building a community of funders and creating spaces for: greater learning and effectiveness in how funders use their individual resources; more collaboration and alignment across varied philanthropic strategies; and collective action for more and better funding, and support for the wider field.