"What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead." (Nelson Mandela)
The Julius Baer Foundation was founded in 1965 and is one of the oldest non-profit grant foundations established by a Swiss bank. We are committed to:
- providing solid vocational training for youths,
- supporting recycling PLUS projects for the environment, and
- encouraging the exchange between various social classes that are characterised by inequality in terms of means and opportunities.