EFQM is a non-profit foundation, based in Brussels. They were established in 1989 to promote and deploy the concepts of business excellence. With their network of European Partner Organisations, they help over 30,000 organisations in Europe to improve. They are using their knowledge and expertise to help Close the Gap and WorldLoop develop their internal capabilities and improve their overall performance. The common goal is to enable both organisations to maximise the benefits they deliver to all their stakeholders.