FIPFA is an all-volunteer association. Its main mission is the practice, development, coordination, and support of powerchair football in countries around the world. For this, it has the responsibility to support this sport at the competition level as well as to develop appropriate promotional actions.

FIPFA is a non-profit association with its head office located in Paris. Its only funding comes from the association fees from the member countries, private partnerships (EDF-Invacare), event partners (specific local partners for the various competitions such as the World Cup), and donations from individuals.

FIPFA is entitled to receive donations from both corporations and individuals.  With a receipt of donation to FIPFA, tax deductions (In France Only), may be available to:

  • Companies subject to income or corporation tax, who may benefit from a tax deduction equal to 60% of the donation amount within the limit of a ceiling of 5 per 1,000 of annual turnover.
  • Individuals, who are subject to income tax, may benefit from a reduction in their income tax by 66% of the amount paid within the limit of 20% of taxable income.

√ French official document reporting an association (FIPFA)