Geschlossen | Master Class 2019 | “Fondations : Nouvelle(s) génération(s) ?”
Nach 6 Treffen und mehr 150 Teilnehmern in der Romandie, organisiert die Swiss Philanthropy Foundation im Jahr 2019 die Master Class 2019, gemeinsam mit dem Center for Philanthropy Studies (CEPS) der Universität Basel und dem Zentrum für Philanthropie der Universität Genf (UNIGE).
An wen richtet sich diese Ausbildung?
Diese Ausbildung richtet sich in erster Linie an Berufstätige, die mit Stiftungen in den Bereichen Finanzierung, Bankenwesen, Recht (Bänker, Notare und Anwälte) zu tun haben, Geschäftsführer von Stiftungen (Stiftungsratsmitglieder und Geschäftsleiter) oder Privatpersonen, Philanthropinnen und Philanthropen, die beabsichtigen eine Stiftung zu gründen.
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Die Ausgabe 2019 ist geschlossen. Die Master Class 2020 findet im Frühjahr statt. Bei Interesse füllen Sie bitte das Online-Interessensformular aus.
14th EVPA Annual Conference ‘New Frontiers for Impact’ is taking place in Warsaw, Poland between 29 and 30 November 2018.
The ella fund is proud to be an active participant at the 2018 conference of the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA), taking place in Warsaw today and tomorrow.
In addition to attending the conference for the second straight year, the ella fund is hosting a round table within the Global Solutions Room session on the topic of Healthcare. Erin Gainer and Kelly Zegger of the ella fund will be moderating four successive discussions designed to highlight innovative approaches to tackling issues in healthcare. Features will include a discussion of the EspeRare drug development social enterprise model, which was the ella fund’s first investment.
The EVPA annual conference brings together entrepreneurs and investment professionals from across Europe interested in advancing social enterprises.
Find out more on the ella fund’s website.
Swiss Philanthropy Foundation will discuss the issues of responsible investment for a foundation at the 9th Geneva Forum For Sustainable Investment (GFSI) edition in Geneva, on Thursday 31 May 2018
For this 9th edition, the event will showcase the key players in responsible financial news and present the most innovative solutions to the crucial challenges facing our transition economies. The Geneva Forum for Sustainable Investment (GFSI) is now an essential meeting place in Romandie on the sustainable financial industry.
For the second year in a row, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation joints the event with an interview “Quelle réalité pour les fondations”: Sabrina Grassi, Director of Operations of the Foundation, will be speaking with Delphine Bottge, partner at Bottge & Associés.The moderator of this panel will be Angela de Wolff, co-founder of Sustainable Finance Geneva and founding partner of Conser Invest. This discussion will highlight the challenges and opportunities of implementing responsible finance criteria in the field of philanthropy, illustrated by concrete cases.
As a founding member of Sustainable Finance Geneva and Swiss Sustainable Finance, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation is involved in the development of sustainable investments and is sensitive to the “Mission Related Investment” issue which aims to align its values with its investment principles.
To register and participate in the event https://voxia.ch/evenement/gfsi-2018/
On tour 2018: Round table on the 10 trends that shape today’s philanthropy
The Center for Philanthropy Studies of the University of Basel (CEPS) and Swiss Philanthropy Foundation are organising a breakfast meeting to discuss the evolution of philanthropy and its practices over the past 10 years.
Moderated by Sacha Sidjanski, the head of external relations of the Faculty of Life Sciences at the EPFL, the speakers will share their views on the evolution of philanthropy, thanks to observations made, both academically and professionally.
To learn more, download the invitation.
This event will be held on Thursday 7 June 2018 at 8:00am at the Impact Hub in Lausanne.
The number of places being limited, we invite you to contact us at email@example.com if you wish to participate.
Great! on 11 September 2017: Swiss Philanthropy Foundation celebrates 10 years
On 11 September 2017, the event Great! By Swiss Philanthropy Foundation will take place in Geneva, between 5:30 and 9:00 pm.
To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation will be distributing 10 “Great!” awards, selected by the Foundation Board to celebrate philanthropy, on 11 September at the end of the day in Geneva. These awards are intended to highlight 10 initiatives in the philanthropic sector, that are sometimes unrecognized. Initiated by individuals, entrepreneurs or foundations they can come from Switzerland or elsewhere. With this project, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation aims to promote philanthropy in its diversity and with its promises, and to inspire those who wish to get involved.
The is an invitation-only event because the number of seats is limited, but you can contact us if you are interested in attending the event or receiving a compilation of the reception.
On tour 2017: In Verbier on Friday 28 July
Swiss Philanthropy Foundation is pleased to organize a roundtable on the theme of philanthropy, education and music on Friday 28 July in partnership with the Verbier Festival.
A unique opportunity to bring together different actors involved in the world of culture and philanthropy, including Martin T:son Engstroem, founder and managing director of the Verbier Festival, Hélève Vareille, founder and president of Vareille Foundation, Alexis Gregory founder of the Vendome Prize and Etienne Eichenberger, President of the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, who will address the issue of philanthropy under a wider prism, through its evolutions and professionalization today.
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16th Symposium of the Swiss foundations – on 7 June in Geneva
On 7 June 2017, the SwissFoundations association organizes the 16th Symposium of the Swiss foundations, that will take place at the Maison de la Paix in Geneva between 10.15 am and 5.00 pm.
This event, which will take the form of an exchange platform, will gather key actors in the foundation sector in Switzerland. Several interactive discussions and workshops will be organized over the day around a central theme: the value added by foundations to society.
In the context of its commitment to the NewGen Council program, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, Etienne Eichenberger, its President, will facilitate a workshop entitled “The NewGen – What Expectations and What Added Value? “. The purpose of this interactive session is to take the opposite of the popular belief and to focus on what young people bring to philanthropy.
For more information, we invite you to consult Swiss Foundation’s page about this event.
On tour 2017: panel discussion on 1st of June 2017 during the GFSI in Geneva
Conser co-organizes the 8th edition of the GENEVA FORUM FOR SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT (GFSI) on 1 June 2017 at the Richemond Hotel. It is the only annual event on sustainable and responsible investment in Geneva. This edition will highlight the key actors of the responsible finance field and will present the tools of traceability or transparency that make today the sustainable “smart”.
Etienne Eichenberger, President of the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, accompanied by Catherine Baud-Lavigne, Deputy Director of the Chaîne du Bonheur, will participate to a conversation on foundations at 2:15 pm.
For more information and to download the program of the forum, we invite you to visit this page.
Spring of Philanthropy on 12 May 2017 in Brussels
The Spring of Philanthropy is an event organized by the King Baudouin Foundation, that will take place on 12 May in Brussels. Several sessions are scheduled during the day, with the aim of boosting philanthropy in Europe.
Etienne Eichenberger, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation’s Chairman, will participate to a round table on the various ways to give in the philanthropic field.
For more information or to register to this event, please visit the following page: https://www.kbs-frb.be/en/Activities/Events/2017/BoostphilanthropyinEurope
On tour 2017: in Geneva on Tuesday 21 March
In the framework of the events organized in French-speaking Switzerland on the theme “Is philanthropy for you”, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation proposes an original formula: a breakfast animated by a discussion on collaboration between philanthropic foundations for greater impact.
It is through the prism of conversations moderated by Tibère Adler, Director for French-speaking Switzerland at Avenir Suisse, that the idea of working together to achieve larger goals will be addressed. Sabrina Grassi, Administration Manager of Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, will explain how a collaborative sheltered fund works and its advantages. Leslie Harroun, Director of the fund Partners for a New Economy, will explain the leverage effect of such a collaboration to succeed in transforming the current economic system into a sustainable one. Finally, Alexander Barkawi, Founder and Director of the Council on Economic Policies, will tackle the subject from the perspective of the impact created by this kind of collaborative initiatives.
This event will take place on Tuesday 21 March 2017 at 8.30 a.m. at the Impact Hub Geneva. The number of seats being limited, we invite you to contact us at the following address firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to participate.
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