This is where you can find information and a service offer all around the topics of philanthropy and Foundations.

For an initial overview, we have compiled some facts and figures on the subject of philanthropy in Switzerland.

Searching for the right Foundation can sometimes turn into a difficult task. To make it easier for you, we have listed all existing directories on Foundations.

This is where you can download a map with recommendations on an expansion of the philanthropic infrastructure in Switzerland.

Should you wish to receive further information on the development and current discussion topics in the area of philanthropic studies, you can subscribe to our newsletter Philanthropie Aktuell.

Should you wish to receive information on the CEPS and its training and education programme, you can order our information material via the online form or download it in PDF format (only available in German).

The ‘CEPS Medienspiegel’ (media clippings report) and our press releases offer the latest information for the press.

We have also compiled a list of links on the topics of philanthropy and Foundations for you.




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University of Basel
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