Help keep the ball rolling…
The Homeless World Cup Foundation is a unique, pioneering charity which uses football to inspire people who are homeless to change their own lives.
Our Vision is for a world without homelessness.
Our Mission is to use football to support and inspire people who are homeless to change their own lives; and to change perceptions and attitudes towards people who are experiencing homelessness.
Getting an accurate picture of global homelessness is extremely challenging as definitions of homelessness vary from country to country.
Following a United Nations survey on global homelessness in 2005, there are an estimated 100 million homeless people worldwide, and as many as 1.6 billion people lacking adequate housing (UN, 2005).
A survey of Homeless World Cup players showed that:
The impact of the Homeless World Cup Foundation extends far beyond the 500 players who attend the annual event.
You can get involved and help us reach even more people who are experiencing homelessness.
By becoming a corporate partner, organising a fundraiser or simply donating, all your support will go towards positively impacting the lives of homeless and socially isolated people all over the world.
Here are some of the ways in which you can help the Homeless World Cup Foundation and contribute to a charity that has already changed the lives of thousands of people.