Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Are donations to The Gift of Soccer tax deductible?
YES! The Gift of Soccer Foundation, Inc. is a qualified Non-Profit 501(3)(c) organization registered in New Mexico. Your donation can be deducted by filing Form 1040 and itemizing the deduction on Schedule A. If you do not itemize your deduction using Schedule A, you cannot deduct your charitable contribution.
What are the donations used for?
The Gift of Soccer Foundation, Inc. uses all donations for their programs and direct efforts for kids. No staff member receives a salary or any financial compensation, ALL staff and partners are volunteers.
What countries have the Gift of Soccer donated to?
The Gift of Soccer and their partners have delivered soccer equipment to over 8 different countries including:
- Zimbabwe, Africa
- Belize, Central America
- Grenada, Central America
- Honduras, Central America
- Ecuador, South America (Donation going May 2017)
- Nepal, Central Asia
- Juarez, Mexico
- San Felipe Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
- Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
- Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
- Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
- El Paso, TX, United States
What countries are the Gift of Soccer looking to donate to?
The Gift of Soccer staff continues to visit many places to find locations for programs:
- England, United Kingdom
- Ireland, Europe
- Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
- Netherlands, Europe
- Poland, Europe
- Germany, Europe
- Czechoslovakia, Europe
- France, Europe
- Spain, Eurpope
- Italy, Europe
- Argentina, South America
- Brazil, South America
- Paraguay, South America
- Uruguay, South America
- South Africa, Africa