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Profile Last Updated: 04/11/2017

Fundación Leo Messi

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Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to help children and adolescents at risk nationally and internationally, in partnership with other institutions that develop projects aligned with the foundation's fundamental ideals: health, education and sports.


Founded by Lionel Andrés "Leo" Messi, an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team. Messi is often considered the best player in the world and rated by many in the sport as the greatest of all time. He is also the only player in history to win five FIFA Ballon d'Or awards, four of which he won consecutively. With Barcelona he has won eight La Liga titles, four UEFA Champions League titles, and four Copas del Rey.


Fundación Leo Messi

Public charity


Rosario, Argentina 2000

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