Newsletter archive

March 2021

The March Newsletter is dedicated to the latest news from the Foundation, including the arrival of new staff members, the latest Transnational Giving Europe record figures for 2020, the transition of the COVID-19 Solidarity Reponse Fund to the WHO Foundation, an article on the question of power in the philanthropic relationship, the intervention of Etienne Eicherberger, the President of Swiss Philanthropy Foundation in the 3D Program on Léman Bleu and the publication of the 2021 brochure of our Master Class in Philanthropy.    

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January 2021

The January Newsletter is dedicated to the Foundation’s latest news, including the activities’ growth for 2020, an article on philantropy taxation regarding Switzerland, the opening of our Master class’s registrations and the publication of the “Family Philanthropy Navigator”.

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December 2020

The December 2020 Newsletter looks back on the highlights of 2020. Our entire team also sends you our best wishes.

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October 2020

The October Newsletter is devoted to the Foundation’s latest news, including the creation of a rapid support fund to support NGOs impacted by Covid-19, the election of Sabrina Grassi as member of the Steering Committee of SwissFoundation, the growth of the activities of the TGE network in the first half of 2020, current recruitments and recent events, not to mention the appointments of external members of our Financial Commission.

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June 2020

Discover Swiss Philanthropy Foundation’s  Activity Report, which looks back on the developments of the years 2018 and 2019.

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May 2020

The May newsletter is devoted to the Foundation’s latest news, with the creation of three new emergency aid funds to reach people affected by Covid-19. Swiss Philanthropy Foundation is delighted to support these local and international philanthropic initiatives, symbols of generosity and solidarity.

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March 2020

Launch of a Covid-19 fund in favor of the World Health Organization in Geneva: Swiss Philanthropy Foundation has joined forces with the World Health Organization (WHO) in the fight against COVID-19, by becoming partner, alongside the United Nations Foundation, of the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.

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January 2020

The January Newsletter is devoted to the latest news from the Foundation, including the appointment of Sabrina Grassi as Managing Director, the evolution of the operational team and the key figures for 2019.

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November 2019

A look back at the success of the 2019 edition of the Verbier Festival Philanthropy Forum.

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September 2019

Creation of the 50th sheltered fund of the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation

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July 2019

Second edition of the Verbier Festival Philanthropy Forum.

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June 2019

Philanthropy: 3 misconceptions you may have…

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March 2019

Philanthropy: a Geneva success story

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January 2019

Highlights 2019: Find the highlights of the beginning of the year.

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December 2018

A joint initiative of the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation and the Verbier Festival. The vision and generous support of philanthropists – and foundations in particular – are essential in the field of education and music.

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October 2018

What developments for cross-border philanthropy in Europe?

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July 2018

Philanthropy: an update on the latest practices, music and philanthropy, and the Foundation’s biennial report.

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May 2018

When Music Meets Philanthropy, Philanthropy Across Generations, Responding to the Challenges of Professionalizing Philanthropy and 9th edition of the Geneva Forum for Sustainable Investment.

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February 2017

Presidency 2018 of the cross-border donation network “Transnational Giving Europe”.

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December 2017

Highlights of 2017

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