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The FIVB Volleyball Foundation: Serving The World Through Volleyball!
Esteemed guests will gather together for the highly anticipated launch on 30 May, 2024.
  • Esteemed guests will gather for the landmark launch of the Foundation in Lausanne at the end of May

  • There will be a special charity auction featuring unique volleyball memorabilia generously donated by legends of the game

  • Launched by the FIVB, the Volleyball Foundation will strive for a greater world shaped by volleyball

The FIVB is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated launch of the FIVB Volleyball Foundation, scheduled to take place on 30 May 2024. This landmark evening will feature an unmissable auction designed to raise money for groundbreaking projects serving local communities.

The Volleyball Foundation will connect with, serve and inspire communities around the world, using the global reach and power of volleyball to have a positive impact. The launch event for this groundbreaking initiative promises to be a pivotal moment for volleyball communities and stakeholders around the world.

The event will bring together esteemed guests from the global Volleyball Family, the Olympic Movement and beyond, including government officials, athletes and advocates for social development. Their presence demonstrates the importance of the Volleyball Foundation’s commitment to channelling its resources, knowledge and global reach for the well-being of communities through volleyball.

One of the highlights of the evening will be a special charity auction featuring unique volleyball memorabilia generously donated by legends of the game, including Olympic and World champions.

All proceeds from the auction will go directly to the Volleyball Foundation, providing resources and funding to impactful projects serving communities around the world. The full catalogue of lots and more details will be released in the coming weeks, so stay tuned for further announcements.

Speaking about the event, Volleyball Foundation President Dr Ary S. Graça F° said: "We are thrilled to launch the Volleyball Foundation, which reflects our ongoing commitment to fostering positive change, mass participation and encouraging health and well-being in communities worldwide through volleyball. The Foundation will enable us to further utilise our sport to connect with, serve and inspire global communities through volleyball to improve society!"

About FIVB Volleyball Foundation

Launching in May 2024, the FIVB Volleyball Foundation uses the global reach and power of volleyball to support community projects worldwide that have a positive impact. By identifying pioneering projects from across the globe, the Foundation supports and provides funding and resources to advance certified projects that promote the social well-being of communities through volleyball. The Foundation unites the FIVB, Volleyball World, CVC Capital Partners, government authorities, sponsors, donors, National Federations, NGOs, as well as sports legends through the Ambassador Programme.

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