About Us

What We Do

We promote the recognition and acceptance of the rights of women and children and ensure that children have the best possible prospects for survival, development, protection and participation. In order to achieve the above we have strategically mapped out these key areas of operation: Read More

Our Vision

FIRST envisions a society where children develop according to their full potentials.

Our Mission

FIRST is committed to ensuring the holistic development of children and youths by expanding their opportunities and choices in order to enable them utilize their full potential in life and by working to remove all impediments to women development which often has reciprocal effect on the lives of children.


Accountability: We believe that we should be accountable, responsive, and transparent to all that we serve and those who support us.

Continuous Learning: First Step learning is central to our work. We continually review, refine, adapt our methods and our thinking to make sure our work is sustainable, innovative relevant and effective.

Team Work: Striving for quality, innovation and diversity.

Love: An affectionate feeling of care towards one another and those we support

Respect: Respect for a diverse working environment?

Handwork: We believe that we should be doing our work well and seriously