The UEFA Foundation for Children, which is an independent and public body governed by Swiss law, was formally established and began operating on 24 April 2015.
The foundation aims to help children and safeguard their rights, as defined by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. It support projects worldwide which have the potential – mainly through sport, and football in particular – to provide significant support in the areas of health and education, as well as facilitating children’s personal development and fostering the integration of minorities.
To date, the foundation have supported more than 100 projects around the world half of which in Europe.
Thanks to your participation in this “Bid for Hope” online auction, the foundation will be able to support local projects acting in favour of disadvantaged children in Switzerland.