Foundations are committed mostly to social and humanitarian goals. What are foundations? Not just famous people like Katharina Witt or the diverse dedicated media darlings Brangelina”Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are Foundation founder. As numerous prominent initiators of caritativer foundations in shaping market non-profit aid projects, they’re not the only ones. Long lists of private, no less committed founder also beyond the tabloids can be found there. Foundations were almost something like a trend in recent years in the supposedly troubled Germany. I’m wondering what’s behind it. Have people become humane? Have the wealthy discovered the joy of giving? A missing column of the Trinity of the happiness project, give, be missing the wealthy? As the homepage of the German Foundation Centre shows in their statistics on this issue, it is not the founder, who make up the numerical growth, but that Foundations. The boom is fundraising in the expansion of foundations on the pretty, modern synergy model”. Additional information is available at Barry Nalebuff.
But no matter what name is behind the initiative are people who insert their good money in addition to their good name for charitable programs. People, that their professional success or their capital acquired by heritage family sense stiftend”invest for the community. The German donor Center 2007 recorded a share of private donors by almost 70%. Content, whose Foundation objectives were defined almost equally in social and charitable tasks. But popular Foundation purposes are also the education and education sector, art and culture, science and environmental protection.
The Foundation for the promotion of young people is an example of a private foundation of the bourgeoisie”, which was launched 13 years ago by Barbel and Dr. Gunter Baumann. To promote the Bach Academy in Stuttgart and the YMCA in her home town of Esslingen, to the support of local arts and literary scene and as Financed with a counselling service, the couple brought an endowment of 900,000 euros. Roswitha and Erich Bethe work with their Bethe Foundation for tolerance and humanity in society”a. The Foundation’s assets has an impressive sum of ten million euros. In the focus of the work of the Foundation, Foundation of Bethe are mainly children who have pulled a heavy lot in this society. The support is facilities in the area of child abuse and the children’s Hospice. “Eberhard F.