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Christmas greetings for a good cause on fivetolife.org

Sustainability also for christmas? Then give your friends, customers and business partners a fivetolife e-gift voucher. The electronic Christmas cards do not only save our resources, they also help to support a social project. Weiterlesen…

Role Model Awards & Gala Dinner 2017

On the evening of the first Forum Day, the “FIM-Role-Model-Award” was awarded for the fourth time. In a total of five categories exemplary achievements in the social field were honored. The prize was awarded to the winners from the hands of H.E. Prince Constantin of Liechtenstein and the predecessors in the respective categories: Weiterlesen…

FOOTBALL IS MORE – 6th international CSR Forum in Brunnen

For the sixth time, the CSR Forum of the FOOTBALL IS MORE Foundation was held from October 2nd to 3rd. At the Seehotel Waldstätterhof in Brunnen, around 150 representatives of football clubs, non-governmental organisations, associations, foundations, companies, politics and universities from all over the world came together to discuss the facetious wealth of corporate social responsibility and social commitment. Weiterlesen…

Unforgettable international friendly match

During the international swiss under sixteen cup 2017, could watch the spectators an special kind international top match. Under sixteen players from FC Bayern Munich and juveniles with handicap from AC Milan and Procap Sport Sargans showed an exciting friendly match. Weiterlesen…

Sport, business, civil society and government In partnership for a more sustainable society

International Forum 2017
2./3. Oktober 2017
Seehotel Waldstätterhof,
Brunnen, Schwyz, Switzerland

Save the date!

6th International CSR-Forum

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New Partnership: IUNworld-Institution for football management

As part of the Swiss U16 Cup FIM-president, Dr. Klaus Tschütscher and CEO Hanspeter Rothmund introduced Prof. Dr. Tobias Haupt as a new partner of the FIM-network. The highlight was the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding partnership agreement.

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Inclusive donation of the academic fanclub Hoffenheim

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Special Adventure Camp (SAC) in Liechtenstein from 3-6 August 2017

International football offers more!

We perform the Special Adventure Camp already for the 12th time. Young people with mental and/or physical impairments participate at a football camp on the sports field Widau in Ruggell, adapted especially for their special needs. Weiterlesen…

1. Inclusion day / tournament in Zug

The first incaution tournament from and with Zug 94 for children and young people in cooperation with the FOOTBALL IS MORE Foundation. Weiterlesen…

HPZ Schaan, the official FIM-Liechtenstein team!

Between mathematics and German lessons just playing soccer? That’s exactly what’s offered to the children from the Healing Centre of the Principality of Liechtenstein in Schaan once a week. Weiterlesen…

Ana Carolina Diez Mahou Fundacion

Ana Carolina Diez Mahou Fundacion is based in Spain and was founded in inspiration of Carolina Diez Mahou.

The aim of the Ana Carolina Diez Mahou Foundation is to improve quality of life of children with physical and mental disabilities, mainly children suffering from genetic neuromuscular diseases. For this purpose, the foundation involves the families and the entire social network of children with disabilities. Weiterlesen…

New partner Zug 94

Zug 94 is eager to strengthen their social engagement. We already succeeded in doing our first project together in July 2016. At this project FIM organised with Zug 94 a tournament for twelve international „Pan-Disability-Teams“ as well as a qualification tournament for the next Swiss U16 Cup 2017. We are delighted to include Zug 94 into our international partner network and are looking forward for realizing new projects together in the future. Weiterlesen…

Trocadero, Bad Ragaz extends its social engagement

Trocadero, Bad Ragaz (amag Management AG) extends its social engagement for disadvantaged children for another three years. In this way, Trocadero will contribute also in future in a meaningful way to the well-being of children with disabilities in our region as well as world wide. The successful partnership between FIM and Trocadero will be thus sustained and continued in a sustainable way. True to the spirit of: “together we are stronger”.

Thank you very much – also in the name of the children!

Beyond victory and defeat

The role of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Sports. Thursday, 22nd September 2016 at 6:30 pm, Pfalzkeller St. Gallen, Switzerland: Experienced experts discuss the possibilities and opportunities, which can arise between sponsors, sponsees and foundations. Keynotes and podium discussions centre around the issue of how sports can be used as a positive instrument to tackle social issues and challenges. Keynote speaker is Mr Wilfried Lemke, special advisor to the UN Secretary General on Sports for Development and Peace. The event is followed by an aperitif with networking opportunities. Weiterlesen…

Special Adventure Camp in Liechtenstein

Between the 21st and 26th of June 2016, children with disabilities from all around the world met in Liechtenstein and East Switzerland to play football together. The disability teams of Chelsea FC, Arsenal, Benfica Lisbon, SV Werder Bremen, TSG 1899, SK Rapid Vienna and other international, Swiss and Liechtenstein clubs participated in the camp. A big integration tournament – parallel to the Swiss U15 tournament took place on Saturday, June 26th, in Zug, Switzerland.
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Jersey donation from FC Vaduz

Thanks to the jersey donated by FC Vaduz, FOOTBALL IS MORE was able to support the school girl soccer team of Nyasanda Community High School in Siaya County, Kenya, with two sets of games uniforms. The team qualified for the county level soccer tournament, but risked being locked out of participation due to lack of standard games attires. Thanks to the donation of FIM, the FC Vaduz and the generous contributions of the local Weiterlesen…

Special Adventure Camp Switzerland

For the first time, Football Is More Foundation had the chance to organize the Special Adventure Camp in Brunnen, Central Switzerland from 24th – 29th June 2016 – and it was a huge success. Children and youth with disabilities from Great Britain, Abu Dhabi, Italy and Switzerland experienced a very diverse and exciting week in and around Brunnen. Football was in the centre of focus of the camp – kids playing with each other and against each other. The participants of the camp also took part on the local football tournament, Weiterlesen…

Program – Special Adventure Camp 2016 in Liechtenstein

It is our pleasure to announce that tomorrow, on Tuesday, June 21st, the Special Adventure Camp starts with the arrival of all international teams: Chelsea FC (UK), Arsenal (UK), SK Rapid Wien (A), TSG 1899 Hoffenheim (D), Benfica Lisbon (P), SV Werder, Bremen (D), SCR Altach (A), School for Disabled Youth in Liechtenstein nad Special Needs School Sonnenberg Baar.. They are very much looking forward to get together and create an unforgettable experience! Weiterlesen…

FIM President Dr. Tschütscher appointed delegate for UNICEF Switzerland

The president of FOOTBALL IS MORE (FIM), former head of government and finance minister of Liechtenstein, Dr. Klaus Tschütscher was elected new delegate and president of the finance commission of UNICEF Switzerland on April 21st 2016. Dr. Tschütscher became ex officio also member of the governing board of UNICEF Switzerland. Weiterlesen…

New Partnership between University of Applied Science Chur HTW and FIM

University of Applied Sciences Chur HTW and FOOTBALL IS MORE foundation (FIM) agree to cooperate on jointly selected projects in field of corporate social responsibility and sport management as strategic partners. This includes research projects in CSR / sport management, cooperation at teaching and conference conducting. Weiterlesen…

Charity match „kick for smile“ with Swiss football legends and A-League Hockey Club Ambri-Piotta

On 28th of May 2016 the charity football match “kick for smile” with former Swiss Football stars against Hockey Club Ambri-Piotta (member of the National League A) will take place at the football stadium in Brunnen SZ, Central Switzerland. Former football stars such as Stéphane Chapuisat, Kubilay Türkyilmaz, Georges Bregy or Ciriaco Sforza will kick the ball. The match has been organised to raise funds and awareness for children with special needs

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New partnership with the SCR Altach

FIM is proud to announce its new partnership with the SCR Altach, engaging in new exciting projects benefitting disadvantaged children and youth. SCR Altach is the second Austrian club to join the FIM network after SK Rapid Vienna. Weiterlesen…

Charity event “kick for smile” – HC Ambri Piotta and football legends play for children with special needs

The 10th international Special Adventure Camp for children with and without special needs will take place in Brunnen (Switzerland) from 24th May to 29th May 2016. There will be public workshop and discussions along with the football camp. Local teams like HPZ Luzern and HPZ Baar are playing with the disability teams from Machester City, FC Chelsea and FC Zürich. Weiterlesen…

Special Adventure Camp 2016 – for the First Time in Central Switzerland

150 children with physical and mental disabilities from eight different countries will devote themselves to football and free time activities at the Special Adventure Camp in Brunnen, Central Switzerland from 24th to 29th May 2016. In 2016 the camp will be carried out in Switzerland and Liechtenstein for the 10th time. On the occasion of its jubilee it will take place for the first time in Central Switzerland. The camp was established in 2005 in order to support Weiterlesen…

International Forum 2015

The Role Model Awards, a prestigious black tie event, celebrates the excellent social achievements of football clubs, charities and role models, showcasing their outstanding devotion to enhancing social commitment and inclusion. There are five categories that are relevant for the Mole Role Award. These categories are personality, social organisations, social department of big football clubs (e.g. foundations), social football project and special award for a social and inclusive Role Model. Weiterlesen…

We are alle football players, …

“We are all football players, no matter how handicapped or talented we are. The same passion burns in all of us”

At the VIP Gala Evening on the occasion of the Swiss U16 Cup, the 15-year-old football talent David from SV Werder Bremen got to the heart of it: “We are all football players, no matter how handicapped or talented we are. The same pasison burns in all of us”. Weiterlesen…

Special Adventure Camp 2015

This summer, from 06 to 09 August 2015, the Special Adventure Camp for people with disabilities will again be held. Joy, fun and happy children are expected at the soccer field in Ruggell.
The young footballers will make trips to get to know the region of Eastern Switzerland/Liechtenstein and prepare for the tournament already in the days leading up to the camp. The teams will be composed of three international Weiterlesen…

Great Honor for FIM Special Advisor

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Buschmann, Special Advisor to FIM, was honoured for his ten years of service to the German national team on the occasion of the international game of Germany against USA in Cologne. Together with the team leadership, Prof. Buschmann has built a scientifically sound scouting concept and has delivered information about the opposing team and individual players for all games since the World Weiterlesen…

Special Adventure Camp 2015 und Slum Soccer India

This summer, from 06 to 09 August 2015, the Sspecial Adventure Camp for people with disabilities will again be held. Joy, fun and happy children are expected at the soccer field in Ruggell.
The young footballers will make trips to get to know the region of Eastern Switzerland/Liechtenstein and prepare for the tournament already in the days leading up to the camp. The teams will be composed of three international teams – Chelsea FC, TSG Hoffenheim, SV Werder Bremen – and Weiterlesen…

Successful Joint Project Launch with the University of Liechtenstein

On March 3rd 2015 representatives from the University of Liechtenstein (UniLi) and FOOTBALL IS MORE (FIM) met at the Hotel Kulm in Triesenberg to have a kickoff for the joint research project. Students from the undergraduate major in “International Management and Entrepreneurship” have been officially welcomed by Hanspeter Rothmund, CEO FIM as well as Prof. Dr. Stefan Güldenberg, Project Manager Unili. Prof. Dr. Jürgen Buschmann, Special Advisor FIM, presented Weiterlesen…

New Partnership “FIM ​and SV Werder Bremen, Germany​”

FOOTBALL IS MORE and Werder are glad to announce their cooperation in form of social projects and are confident, that the expertise and commitment of both organisations foster important synergy potentials, which will enrich our network and the social work. Weiterlesen…

University of Liechtenstein becomes a new FIM partner

n January 29th 2015 Prof. Dr. Stefan Güldenberg, Chair of “International Management” at the University of Liechtenstein as well as Klaus Näscher, the principal of the institution signed a “Memorandum of Understanding” with the FOOTBALL IS MORE Foundation, represented by Council President and longtime principal of the German Sport University Cologne, Prof. Dr. Walter Tokarski as well as the FIM CEO, Hanspeter Rothmund. Weiterlesen…

FOOTBALL IS MORE and the Bundeliga Foundation build up strong ties

In order to adopt the partnership between FOOTBALL IS MORE (FIM) and the Bundesliga Foundation both parties met in Frankfurt October 28th 2014. Tom Bender (Chairman, Bundesliga Foundation) and Kurt Gaugler (Managing Chairman, Bundesliga Foundation) as well as Weiterlesen…

FIM partnerships with Altinordu Izmir

This year FIM establishes a collaboration with Altinordu in order to develop synergies regarding networks and resources of both organizations. In the course of this event, the following matters are about to be addressed. Weiterlesen…

TSG Hoffenheim in school

Kickoff for German federal league’s team TSG 1899 Hoffenheim’s school project in cooperationwith the FIM Foundation (Football is more): Weiterlesen…

Equal opportunities for everyone

Under the motto “Inclusion Through Football” the 7th camp for handicapped people in Liechtenstein and Switzerland took place. Weiterlesen…

FIM Partner meet for a pre-seson test

At 28. July 2014, the two FIM partner clubs FC Zürich and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim meet for a friendly match at Brunnen (Switzerland). Weiterlesen…

New Partnership with the Fundação Benfica

A truly enrichment for the network of FOOTBALL IS MORE Foundation (FIM): The Fundação Benfica from the Portuguese traditional club of Lisbon has Weiterlesen…

New Partnership with TSG 1899 Hoffenheim

The network of the FOOTBALL IS MORE (FIM) Foundation has increased by a new partner. During the Special Adventure Camp 2014 Weiterlesen…

Happiness, Emotions and Passion

Young football players with disabilities experienced five memorable days at the traditional FIM Special Adventure Camp.  Weiterlesen…

Start to the Special Adventure Camp 2014

Welcome to Switzerland / Principality of Liechtenstein. Whether arrived by plane, train or bus, all teams will meet with us today and be escorted to the hotel. At 4pm the Special Adventure Camp 2014 will open on the football area in Triesenberg (FL). Weiterlesen…

Special Adventure Camp 2014

This summer from 25th to 29th June 2014 the Special Adventure Camp for people with disabilities takes place. Weiterlesen…

Meeting with the UAE Football Association in Dubai

On Thursday 24th April 2014, a meeting in Dubai took place between the UAE (United Arab Emirates) Football Association secretary general Mohammed Abdulla Hazzam, Weiterlesen…

Al Jazira new FIM-partner

At February 12th the football club “Al Jazira Club” (UAE) has welcomed the FOOTBALL IS MORE Foundation`s CEO Hanspeter Rothmund and the “Al Jazira Sports Company for other Games” in Abu Dhabi. Weiterlesen…

“FOOTBALL IS MORE is looking forward to the partnership with SK Rapid Wien”

“FOOTBALL IS MORE is looking forward to the partnership with SK Rapid Wien”

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“Real Madrid is new, strong partner of FOOTBALL IS MORE”

“Real Madrid is new, strong partner of FOOTBALL IS MORE”
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We live inclusion

The last five days at “Football is more” were dedicated to the word inclusion. Two very important projects were successfully held these days. The first goal was the inclusion Weiterlesen…

News from Lao

The Swiss U16 Cup 2013 is around the corner and especially one team can’t wait to finally get to Liechtenstein, the special guest team from Laos which is organized by FOOTBALL IS MORE. After a long preparation, the team is well prepared for the tournament. Weiterlesen…

Interview with Secretary General of the Lao Football Federation

In spring this year, we had the opportunity to talk to Mr Rasphone Xaybandith, Secretary General of the Lao Football Federation about the project “Special Guest Team Laos”. It is very interesting what effort they invested to select the best players in the country. We are looking forward to seeing the young talents playing at the tournament. Weiterlesen…

Winning is not everything!

Under this theme, the FOOTBALL IS MORE Foundation, is organizing the Special Adventure Camp, a football camp for children and young people with a disability, from July 24th to 29th 2013 in the Principality of Liechtenstein. The participating teams are Liverpool FC, FC Zurich and the Zayed Higher Organization among others. Weiterlesen…