The FIFA Foundation Community Programme partners with local projects globally, using football to drive positive social change for underprivileged children and youth.
The FIFA Foundation Community Programme is a non-governmental worldwide operating football-related projects for funding assistance targeted to underprivileged children and youths around the world.
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This programme seeks to engage NGOs in a variety of initiatives that contribute to good health and well-being, quality education, gender equality, no poverty, reduced inequalities, peace, justice and strong institutions, and the promotion of decent work and economic growth.
The following kick-off workshops are planned:
- Introduction to the application process of the Community Programme – Monday, 4 September at 14:00 CET: FIFA Foundation representatives will share know-how regarding how to accurately complete the application and online forms, and explain what documents are required in order for the application to be considered.
- Finance – Monday, 4 September at 15:00 CET: FIFA Foundation representatives will provide all the tools for NGOs to prepare an accurate budget, highlight the importance of having audited financial statements prepared by an independent accountant, and share accounting best practices.
- (Child) Safeguarding – Thursday, 7 September at 14:00 CET: FIFA Foundation representatives will explain why your organisation must have a (Child) Safeguarding Policy, the importance of having one, how to prepare one, and introduce participants to the available FIFA Safeguarding courses. All workshops will be held in English, with simultaneous interpreting provided into French and Spanish. Recordings of the sessions will be available for those unable to attend live. All workshops will be held online and will be 60 minutes in duration.
Duration and Reward
- The programme will provide funding of up to USD $30,000.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified applicants and NGOs should apply using the link below.