About the TFCF

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Tai­wan Fund for Chil­dren and Fam­i­lies is a non-profit or­gan­i­sa­tion in Tai­wan that pro­vides ser­vices to vul­ner­a­ble chil­dren and fam­i­lies who are un­der age 18.

It fo­cuses on two main pil­lars be­ing liveli­hood sup­port and child pro­tec­tion which are its two main tar­get pro­grammes, re­gard­less of race, re­li­gion and gen­der.

The or­gan­i­sa­tion was founded in 1950 with a help­ing hand from Chris­tian Chil­dren’s Fund, a NGO from Vir­ginia, USA. It went in­de­pen­dent dur­ing year 1985. Now, it has 23 branch of­fices, one Ta-Tung Chil­dren’s Home and other 11 place­ment in­sti­tu­tions as well as five over­seas branch of­fices in Mon­go­lia, Kyr­gyzs­tan, Swazi­land, Viet­nam, and Cam­bo­dia.

The also col­lab­o­rates with a num­ber of other or­ga­ni­za­tions be­ing the Child Fund In­ter­na­tional from the USA, Chris­tian Chil­dren’s Fund of Canada, Child Fund Aus­tralia, and BØRNE Fon­den from Den­mark to pro­vide chil­dren spon­sor­ship pro­gram to help over 50 000 needy chil­dren in 31 coun­tries.

GOOD TIMES:The Princess with some of the del­e­ga­tion mem­bers.

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