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June 2024

Discover the article on the Demaimpact initiative in the Report on Foundations in Switzerland.

The annual report on foundations in Switzerland provides up-to-date figures, facts and trends at both national and international level. It aims to enrich knowledge in the field of foundations. For its fifteenth edition, the report has highlighted foundations that involve young people in governance and therefore Swiss Philanthropy Foundation! We are delighted to announce that […]

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May 2024

Inspiring solutions to a world in crisis

In a world where crises multiply, intensify and overlap, philanthropy makes relevant action possible, even on an individual scale, to contribute and begin to make a difference. This is why Swiss Philanthropy Foundation decided to organize on April 15, 2024, in front of an audience of 300 people, an event entitled “Inspiring solutions for a […]

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May 2024

Visit to the Pro Juventute Foundation supported by Demaimpact

The Demaimpact Fund housed within the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation offers an innovative initiative which aims to integrate young people into philanthropy. During the first year of this initiative, a first group of 10 young people aged 18 to 30 selected 4 projects carried out by and for young people in French-speaking Switzerland in the theme: […]

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April 2024

Swiss Philanthropy Foundation recrute une administratrice ou un administrateur de projet

La mission de ce poste sera d’assurer la gestion administrative et opérationnelle d’un portefeuille de fonds abrités. Ce poste comprend notamment les responsabilités suivantes : coordination des comités de pilotage, relation donateurs, gestion du processus de validation et traitement des dons, coordination d’experts ou consultants mandatés, monitoring des budgets. Consultez ici le descriptif complet du poste […]

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April 2024

Activity Report 2022-2023

We are pleased to present our 2022-2023 biennial activity report. We look back at the evolution of the solutions we offer to philanthropists and foundations, as well as the key elements of the past two years. Discover our webinar on Friday, May 24, 2024, which revisits the key activities and solutions of the Swiss Philanthropy […]

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March 2024

Nous recrutons notre prochain-e Jeune Talent 2023-2024 !

Les candidatures sont désormais closes. Pour la quatrième année consécutive, Swiss Philanthropy Foundation et WISE Philanthropy Advisors recherchent leur prochain-e Jeune Talent ! Les métiers de la philanthropie vous intriguent et vous souhaitez évoluer au sein d’une équipe de passioné-e-s ? Vous souhaitez aligner votre parcours professionnel à vos intérêts personnels ? Swiss Philanthropy Foundation […]

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March 2024

Visit of the Foundation IdéeSport supported by Demaimpact

The Demaimpact collaborative fund, launched by the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation (SPF) alongside three other foundations, enables young people from all backgrounds to get involved in philanthropy. During the first year of this unique and innovative participative governance initiative, an initial group of 10 young people, aged between 18 and 30, supported projects by and for […]

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March 2024

Discover our 2023 key figures

We are pleased to share our figures for the year 2023. Swiss Philanthropie Fondation was able to support 339 donors in their philanthropic projects. Thanks to their generosity, donations reached CHF 31.6 million in favor of 499 beneficiary organizations in Switzerland and around the world. The steering committees of the sheltered funds represent at the […]

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March 2024

Video testimony: the Donor advised fund

Discover the testimony of a couple of donors who decided to open a Donor advised fund at Swiss Philanthropy Foundation, the Give It Forward Trust. Addressing their vision of philanthropy and the motivations for their daily commitment, but also the reasons which encouraged them to choose a sheltering foundation. They explain why Swiss Philanthropy Foundation […]

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February 2024

Participation of Swiss Philanthropy Foundation in the conference “Foundation Board: What’s new?” »

  Annual conference on new developments and issues facing foundation boards, the “Foundation Board: What’s new?” conference organized by the Swiss Circle of Board Directors in partnership with the Foundation Board Academy was held on Wednesday February 7, 2024 in Lausanne. The opportunity for Sabrina Grassi, Director General of the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation and President […]

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