19 Oktober 2020 | News,

Swiss Philanthropy Foundation is hiring an intern

As part of the development of the Foundation’s activities, we are looking for an intern from mid-January 2020 and for a period of 6 months. To apply, please send your CV together with a cover letter to the following e-mail address: contact@swissphilanthropy.ch Application deadline: Monday 16 November 2020. Download the complete job description (available in […]

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19 Oktober 2020 | News,

Annual meeting of Transnational Giving Europe: significant progress for the European cross-border donation network

Last week was marked by the annual meeting in virtual format of the 21 member countries of the TGE network; Swiss Philanthropy Foundation participated as a representative for Switzerland. In addition to bringing together all its members to discuss the latest developments in the sector, this meeting is above all an opportunity to discuss strategic […]

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14 Oktober 2020 | News,

Positive results for cross-border philanthropy in the first half of 2020

The first six months of 2020 have been synonymous with strong growth for the TGE network – “Transnational Giving Europe” and Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, its Swiss partner. There has been a significant increase in European cross-border donations, totaling 11.6 million euros, an increase of 150% compared to the first half of 2019. There are also […]

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05 Oktober 2020 | News,

Sabrina Grassi elected member of the Board of Directors of SwissFoundations

Swiss Philanthropy Foundation is pleased to announce the election of its Director General, Sabrina Grassi, as a member of the Board of Directors of the SwissFoundations association. Composed of representatives of member foundations elected by the General Assembly, the committee meets each year for three ordinary meetings and a two-day retreat in order to define […]

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16 September 2020 | News,

Swiss Philanthropy Foundation’s Financial Commission expands and welcomes two new external members

The Foundation is delighted to welcome two new external members: Ms. Coralie Leresche and Mr. Dominique Goy, whose profiles complement and strengthen the expertise of the Financial Commission, which now has five members. An expert in the field of sustainable investing, Coralie Leresche is currently Head of Business Development at OpenFunds Investment Services AG, a […]

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02 September 2020 | News,

Master Class 2020 : Success for the 8th edition of continuing education in foundation management

Unique in French-speaking Switzerland, this practical training is organized by Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, in partnership with the Geneva Centre for Philanthropy at the University of Basel (CEPS) and the Center for Philanthropy at the University of Geneva. This edition took place from August 26 to 28, 2020 at Château de Bossey (VD) and brought together […]

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