An independent entity serving the common good
Each one of us can act for the common good. This firm belief has driven Fondation de France for more than 50 years. Every single day, Fondation de France provides encouragement and support and turns the urge to act into effective and meaningful action for a more mindful and just society. Fondation de France has developed unique know-how, relying on leading experts, hundreds of volunteers and thousands of grass-roots actors in all nonprofit fields: help for vulnerable people, medical research, the environment, culture, education, etc. It operates in two ways: via its own programs and by facilitating the work of its 888 donor-advised funds. In this way, it supports 10,000 projects each year. Active in all locations, Fondation de France is the leading philanthropy network in France. This private, independent organization operates thanks to the generosity of donors.
Targeted action, at the right level
Fondation de France works in various nonprofit sectors, helping vulnerable people and promoting culture, research, education and the environment, for example. Its unique expertise on all social issues comes from leading experts. Thanks to a collegiate and multidisciplinary approach, it can act quickly and effectively by involving the right actors in a given area.