United Nations

Through our "Education Through Sport" Legacy Projects we are working to "Build a Peaceful and Better World through Sport and the Olympic Ideal", as well as to bring awareness to the United Nations Millennium Development Goals Program.



"The sporting community has the power to advance humanity and to help ensure that all children everywhere have access to health care, education, protection and equality".  Elias Figueroa Chairman Gol Iluminado Foundation

Elias Figueroa addresses a Conference on the "Utilization of Sport" as a vehicle to promote Peace and Development, at United Nations Headquarters in NYC. Did you notice Roger Federer in this video clip ?

Gol Iluminado Foundation President Steve Leighton, Roberto Assis and Ronaldinho with UN Secretary General Kofi Annan in his office at United Nations Headquarters NYC

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United Nations Headquarters NYC

Carlos Alberto Torres (Brasil), Eric Wynalda (USA), Heraldo Munoz (UN Ambassador), UN General Secretary Kofi Annan, Elias Figueroa (Chile), Teofilo Cubillas (Peru). Gol Iluminado Foundation Chairman Elias Figueora presents a Donation on behalf of his FutbolMasters Organization for the implementation of an initiative with the United Nations Sport for Development and Peace