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The Scort Foundation

The Scort Foundation is a non-profit, politically and religiously independent operating foundation based in Basel, Switzerland. The Scort Foundation initiated the Football Club Social Alliance in 2007 and manages the development and administration of the partnership programme. All conceptual and organisational tasks, including the project management and linking up with local partners, are accomplished by the Scort Foundation.

Members of the Foundation Board

Gigi Oeri (President)
Pierino Lardi (Vice President)
Pierre Jaccoud
Dr. Michael Kessler
Claudio Sulser

Legal Address

Scort Foundation
c/o Scobag Privatbank AG
Gartenstrasse 56
4052 Basel, Switzerland

Business Address

Scort Foundation
Stänzlergasse 4
4051 Basel, Switzerland



All rights reserved. The content of this website (texts and audiovisual elements) is protected by copyright. The content may be published elsewhere under the condition that the correct source (“Scort Foundation”) and the corresponding URL of our website (“”) are clearly displayed. Content of our websites shall not be used or used for commercial purposes without a prior written permission of the Scort Foundation.

Privacy Policy

As of January 13, 2011

General Remarks

The Scort Foundation (hereafter “Scort”) respects the terms of the Swiss Data Protection Act (DSG). Safe handling and protection of data and particularly confidentiality and integrity is very important to Scort. Scort runs both technical and organisational safety measures to protect all data against incidental or intentional damage, manipulation, loss, destruction or against unauthorised access. The safety measures are continuously adapted to the technical development.

Purpose of Website

The purpose of Scort’s website is to inform interested people about the foundation itself and its activities. At the same time, the website offers the possibility to support Scort financially with a donation via PayPal or a simple bank transfer.

Personal Data

In case of a general information request, interest in a partnership with Scort, or financial support of Scort, you may decide to share your personal data with Scort for the intended purposes. These personal data will under no circumstance be become available to a third party. They will only be used for own operations or internal analysis of statistics.

Transparency of Donations

Transparency is very important to Scort and the conscientious use of donations is secured at all times. The donations are distributed very efficiently and purposefully. Scort informs on a regular basis via detailed annual reports about the Foundation and its activities.


PayPal guarantees safe and easy payment through internet. The certified payment platform has specially been developed for e-commerce. PayPal warrants for simple and safe payment transactions of credit and debit cards, for both concerned parties salesman and customer. PayPal protects your financial information with leading security and fraud-prevention systems. You will receive an email with a confirmation of your payment after a successful transaction. The salesman will at no time be informed about your financial information.


Scort works with cookies to ease the use of its website. Cookies are files which are being stored on the hard disc of your computer to simplify the navigation and interaction of the website. The insertion of cookies prevents a continuous input of data with every new access. With the activation of particular options in your browser you can completely or partially prevent the storage of cookies on your hard disc.

Access Data

With every access on the website of Scort, the web server (based in Basel) registers a log file where unpersonal data (e.g. time, date, origin, duration etc.) is stored. These access data are then prepared to statistics with the webanalysis programme AWStats. Purpose of the statistics is internal evaluation of the use of the website and blog. With this information Scort can continuously adapt the website to the needs of the users. It is neither with the log file, nor with access statistics possible for Scort to trace the users of the website. Users remain anonymous in any case.

Comments and Posts

You have the possibility to publish comments and posts on the profiles of Scort’s social network platforms, such as facebook, flickr or youtube. Scort is an independent, politically and religiously neutral foundation and therefore dissociates itself from any offending communication. Comments, posts or expressions, which are aimed to discriminate persons or groups, for example because of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or affiliation to a social grouping, will not be tolerated and will be deleted immediately.


Please be aware that external links leave the Scort website. Scort does not take any responsibility for the contents of these websites.
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