Celebrating 50 years of excellence, education and advocacy, the International Franchise Association is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. IFA’s mission is to protect, enhance and promote franchising through government relations, public relations and educational programs
Franchising Gives Back is closely affiliated with other organizations within the franchise community. Please feel free to learn more about these valuable franchise partners.
The IFA Educational Foundation, founded in 1983, is a 501 (c)(3) tax exempt organization. The IFAEF advances franchising by increasing the knowledge and professional standards of all members of the franchising community, by educating the next generation of franchising practitioners, by increasing recognition of franchising's key role in the free enterprise system, and by providing comprehensive information and research about important developments and trends in franchising.
FranSocial is an online forum where all members of the franchise community are invited and encouraged to participate. FranSocial provides an excellent medium with which to solicit the advice of franchise peers, benefit from their experience, and participate in ongoing conversations.