Asian Football Development Project
The Asian Football Development Project (AFDP) aims to support concrete development and knowledge sharing programs within its region.
Beyond Sport is a global organization that promotes, develops and supports the use of sport to create positive social change across the world. In 2009 Beyond Sport awarded Spirit of Soccer founder Scott Lee the Most Courageous Use of Sport Award at the Beyond Sport Awards in London, UK.
British Foreign Office
The British Foreign Office promotes the United Kingdom’s interests overseas, supporting citizens and businesses around the globe.
Cambodian Football Federation
The Cambodian Football Federation is affiliated with FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and is the governing body of soccer in Cambodia. The FFC has supported Spirit of Soccer since it began operating in Cambodia in 2006
The NCA’s CEOP Command (formerly the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account.
Support and partner the FIFA World Rankings – Spirit of Soccer was one of the first projects to receive funding from the Football for Hope movement, led by FIFA.
Dorothea Haus Ross Foundation
The mission of the Dorothea Haus Ross Foundation is to support nonprofit organizations that seek to ensure basic needs and human rights including sustenance, education, healthcare and security to the most vulnerable children throughout the world. The Foundation has supported the creation of new Spirit of Soccer coaching teams in Iraq and Colombia.
Football Association of Moldova
The FMF is the governing body of soccer in Moldova and it is a member of FIFA and the European Union Football Association (UEFA). The FMF has been a partner to Spirit of Soccer since it began operating in Moldova in 1998 and it provides UEFA certified instructors for Spirit of Soccer’s coaches’ trainings and licensing programs.
FIFA’s Corporate Social Responsibility arm, Football for Hope, supports programs all over the world that combine soccer and social development. Football for Hope has supported more than 100 programs in over 50 countries and has funded Spirit of Soccer since 2006.
Generations for Peace
Generations for Peace is an international non-governmental charitable organization dedicated to the innovative and sustainable use of sport for peace building and development. Founded by HRH Prince Feisal Al Hussein of Jordan, Generations for Peace is based in Amman, Jordan, but supports peace and development activities in 46 countries and territories worldwide.
Iraq Football Association
The Iraqi Football Association is the governing body of football in Iraq and is a member of FIFA and the AFC. The IFA has supported Spirit of Soccer since it began operating in Iraq in 2009.
Jordan Football Association
The JFA is the governing body of soccer in Jordan and is affiliated with FIFA and the AFC. The JFA was one of our primary implementing partners for the first FIFA Grassroots MRE Tournament in Jordan in 2010.
Laos Football Federation
The Lao Football Federation is affiliated with FIFA and the AFC and is the governing body of soccer in Cambodia. The LFF has supported Spirit of Soccer since it began operating in Laos in 2010
The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation was founded in 2000 and funds over 65 projects on six continents. Laureus has supported Spirit of Soccer since 2004 and is currently funding our programs in Iraq and Cambodia.
Lebanon Football Association
The Lebanon Football Association, LFA, is the governing body of soccer in Lebanon and associate of FIFA.
The streetfootballworld network unites over 80 organizations in more than 50 countries and helps these organizations through capacity development programs, and by providing access to funding, sharing expertise and creating new partnerships. Spirit of Soccer has been a member of the streetfootballworld network since 2006.
US State Department
Since 2003 the US government has been Spirit of Soccer’s major funder through the Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement (PMWRA) and currently funds our programs in Iraq, Cambodia and Laos.