Who we are
Established in March 2018, the FIFA Foundation was created as an independent entity with the objectives to help promote positive social change around the world and raise support for the recovery and reconstruction of damaged or destroyed sports infrastructure worldwide.
The Foundation runs a number of programmes around the world.
Latest updates about our work
FIFA Futsal World Cup Lithuania 2021™
Living Football | Episode 8
Women's Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020
Seger: I won’t stop at breaking the record
FIFA opens application window for women's Coach Education Scholarships
Bareman: FIFA Benchmarking Report will help us grow the women's game
Education takes centre stage at third FIFA Foundation Community Talk
Cayman: I still have a few goals to achieve with Belgium
Application call for eligibility of projects funded in 2021
The FIFA Foundation Community Programme supports organisations that use football as a tool for social change and improve the lives of underprivileged people around the world. Once a year, the FIFA Foundation invites well established non-profit entiti...
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What is the FIFA Foundation?
Learn more about the Foundation and its pillars
Provides grants to NGOs for the promotion and implementation of “football for good” programmes. The programmes are designed and operated by organisations around the world to support actions, by the community, for the community, through football activities
Supports communities hard hit by natural disasters or unforeseen events with solidarity and emergency funding, which can be used to repair sporting infrastructure that has been damaged or destroyed.
Football for Schools
FIFA Football for Schools is an ambitious programme that aims to contribute to the education, development and empowerment of millions of boys and girls around the world by incorporating football into physical education curricula at schools.
The Campus Programme strives to impact the lives of children and young people from underprivileged backgrounds in their time off school providing an enriching life experience on and off the football pitch, whilst supporting their good health and well being
Employee Volunteer Programme
The volunteer programme gives the opportunity to the FIFA staff to volunteer their time and expertise, to contribute to a good cause, virtually of physically on the field, supporting the NGOs from the FIFA Foundation network.