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IFA Foundation Celebrates Record Breaking Second Year of the Giving Tuesday Campaign

The IFA Foundation saw an increase of over 50% on last year’s donations, raising over $15,000 in mostly small donations. 

NextGen Competition Winner Receives Investment from Tariq Farid, Founder of Edible Arrangements

The International Franchise Association (IFA) Foundation announced today that its Social Franchise winner of the 2018 NextGen in Franchising Global Competition, Stella Sigana, founder of Alternative Waste Technologies, has received an investment from Edible Arrangements® founder Tariq Farid via the... Read More

The 2018 Franchising Gives Back winners on stage with Lawrence "Doc" Cohen, CFE (far right) at FAN.

IFA Foundation Awards 2018 Franchising Gives Back Winners

IFA Foundation Awards 2018 Franchising Gives Back Winners.

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Putting Heroes First

Tips for reaching veterans looking for careers in franchising. By Gordon B. Logan This article was originally published in the June 2018 issue of Franchising World. You can read it and other Franchising World articles here.

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IFA Foundation’s VetFran Program Partners with Defenders Gateway

VetFran program's partnership with Defenders Gateway secures major discounts for VetFran member companies while supporting a new digital platform designed to benefit veterans and first responders.

IFA Foundation: Looking Beyond

More than any other business model, franchising is about empowerment. Think about it. We don’t hire an employee to run a location; we find and empower a franchisee to make it their own. We believe in people and put our faith in them time and again. Each new franchisee creates a small business owner... Read More


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