Organisations We Support
DONATIONS BY THE JULIUS BAER FOUNDATION IN 2016
The Julius Baer Foundation supports organisations that help children, teenagers, and young adults.
- elea Foundation – Bago Sphere in Philippines
Providing professional training to underprivileged youths, enabling them to secure jobs in the fast-growing call-centre industry.
- elea Foundation - Dharma Life in India
Giving rural households in India access to products sold at an affordable price
by creating a rural distribution network.
- Scintillae Foundation in Burma, Myanmar
Equips schools in Burma with the necessary infrastructure.
- SITECO in Indonesia
Developing a campus for technical vocational education in mechatronics and polymechanics following the dual educational model.
- Smiling Gecko in Cambodia
Offering vocational training in a newly built textile factory.
- AoZ – Future Kids in Switzerland
Providing coaching to immigrant children in Switzerland to help their
integration in primary schools.
- METAdrasi in Greece
Providing transit accommodation for unaccompanied minor refugees in order to
prevent violence during their transit phase.
- SOLIDAR SUISSE in Kosovo
Helping young people in Kosovo to enter the work force by providing better
vocational training and information on careers.
- ALBISBRUNN in Switzerland
Teaching vulnerable young people how to look after themselves, interact
meaningfully in society, and master the skills they need to earn a living.
- elea Foundation - Mom& Pop Shop Project in Kenya
Sharing business knowledge to ensure the survival of traditional neighbourhood
- Xhuma in South Africa
Fostering a saving mentality (how to save up for education), ensuring lasting
behavioural change in South Africa.
- SWISSAID in Nicaragua
Empowering youths in Nicaragua through a training course to strengthen
- Fundación Educación in Latin America
Providing scholarships to young and promising talents from low-income families
so that they can study at one of the leading local colleges or universities.
- FANTOCHE Animated Film Festival – since 2014
Audience award for the international best animated film.
- Fotomuseum Winterthur – P3 Post-Photography Prototyping Prize
A new prize supporting the work of young artists specialising in post-photography.