Our Members

As a leading platform for philanthropy in Europe, Philea works to strengthen the sector and make the case for institutional philanthropy as a formidable means of effecting change.

Members list

“la Caixa” Foundation Adessium Foundation Africa-Europe Foundation Aga Khan Foundation Agropolis Foundation Aidsfonds Airbus Foundation Allianz Foundation Amref Health Africa ETS Anadolu Eğitim ve Sosyal Yardım Vakfı André Losch Fondation Anglo American Foundation Ashoka Assifero – Associazione italiana delle fondazioni ed enti filantropici Association for Community Relations (ARC) Association for the Practice of Transformation Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF) Association of Finnish Foundations Association of Foundations in the Netherlands (FIN) Association of German Foundations Association of Liechtenstein Charitable Foundations and Trusts Association of Norwegian Foundations Associazione di Fondazioni e di Casse di Risparmio Spa Austrian Foundations Association (Verband für Gemeinnütziges Stiften) AVSI Foundation Aydin Dogan Vakfi Bader Philanthropies, Inc. Barrow Cadbury Trust Belgian Federation of Philanthropic Foundations Bertelsmann Stiftung Bikuben Foundation Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt Bodossaki Foundation Bolton Hope Foundation Both ENDS Built by Nature Bulgarian Donors Forum Calala Women’s Fund Captain Vassilis and Carmen Constantakopoulos Foundation Caritas Foundation Austria Carlsberg Foundation Carnegie UK Trust CAUX – Initiatives of Change CBM Christoffel-Blindenmission Christian Blind Mission e.V. Cecilia Zino Foundation Center for Civilians in Conflict Center for Philanthropy Central European University Centre for Fine Arts, BOZAR Centre for Social Investment Cera CESVI Champalimaud Foundation Charities Aid Foundation Charles Stewart Mott Foundation Chiesi Foundation ChildInvest Foundation Children’s Investment Fund Foundation City Bridge Foundation Clean Air Fund Clean Clothes Campaign Concern Worldwide Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Croatia for Children Foundation Croatian Foundation Forum Cultiva – Kristiansand Kommunes Energiverksstiftelse Czech Donors Forum DanChurchAid Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation Degroof Petercam Foundation Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt Deutsche Telekom Stiftung DGAP German Council on Foreign Relations Dioraphte Foundation Doc Society DOTS Foundation for an Open Society East-West Management Institute EMERGENCY Ong Onlus ENAR Foundation Enel Cuore Onlus ERSTE Stiftung Essl Foundation MGE gemeinnützige Privatstiftung Eurochild Europe Foundation European Aids Treatment Group European Bank for Reconstruction and Development European Climate Foundation European Cultural Foundation European Forum Alpbach European Foundation for Philanthropy and Society Development European Network of Equality Bodies European Science Foundation European University Institute Evens Foundation Evkaf Foundation Fast Forward Foundation Fedir Shpyg Charity Foundation Fidelity UK Foundation Finnish Cultural Foundation Fondation Bernheim Fondation BNP Paribas Fondation Botnar Fondation Chanel Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer pour le progrès humain Fondation de France Fondation de Luxembourg Fondation Lombard Odier Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme Fondation RAJA-Danièle Marcovici Fondation Salvia Fondazione 1563 per l’Arte e la Cultura della Compagnia di San Paolo Fondazione Adriano Olivetti Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca Fondazione Bracco Fondazione Cariplo Fondazione Cassa dei Risparmi di Forlì Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio della Spezia Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Alessandria Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Ascoli Piceno Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Bolzano – Stiftung Südtiroler Sparkasse Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Cuneo Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Foligno Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Parma Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio in Bologna Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio Salernitana Fondazione CDP Fondazione Compagnia di San Paolo Fondazione CON IL SUD Fondazione CRT Fondazione di Modena Fondazione di Sardegna Fondazione di Venezia Fondazione Invernizzi Fondazione l’Albero della Vita Fondazione Monte dei Paschi di Siena Fondazione Paideia Fondazione Roma Fondazione SNAM Fondazione Sviluppo e Crescita CRT Fondazione Tercas Fonds Schiedam Vlaardingen e.o. Ford Foundation Foundation for Future Generations Foundation for Polish Science Francisco Manuel Dos Santos Foundation French Foundation Centre Freudenberg Stiftung GmbH Fritt Ord Foundation Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian Fundação Luso-Americana para o Desenvolvimento Fundação Oriente Fundació Joan Miró Fundación Barrié Fundación Descúbreme Fundación María Cristina Masaveu Peterson Fundación ONCE Fundación Princesa de Asturias Fundación Princesa de Girona Fundación Ramón Areces Genio Gerda Henkel Stiftung GivingTuesday Gjensidigestiftelsen Global Dialogue Global Footprint Network Foundation Global Greengrants Fund UK Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation het Cultuurfonds IE Foundation IKEA Foundation International Committee of the Red Cross International Renaissance Foundation International Rescue Committee Interogo Foundation Isocrates Foundation ISTA Foundation Jacobs Foundation Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation Joachim Herz Stiftung John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust Journalism Funders Forum Karel Komarek Family Foundation King Baudouin Foundation Knowledge Centre for Danish Foundations Kone Foundation Körber-Stiftung Kultura Nova Foundation Kurt und Hildegard Löwenstein/Losten Stiftung L’Occitane Foundation Laudes Foundation Learning for Well-being Foundation Learning Planet Institute LEGO Foundation LEO Foundation Light for the World International Liliane Fonds Lloyd’s Register Foundation Luminate Lundbeckfonden Lutheran World Federation Maecenata Foundation Maj and Tor Nessling Foundation Mama Cash Foundation Marius Jakulis Jason Foundation Medicor Foundation Mercy Corps Europe Moleskine Foundation Montessori Group Mozaik Foundation MSI Reproductive Choices National Foundation for Civil Society Development – Croatia National Museum Wales NILO Foundation Nordea-fonden Novo Nordisk Foundation, The Oak Foundation Oeuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights Open Estonia Foundation Open Society Foundations Oranje Fonds Paul Hamlyn Foundation PeaceNexus Foundation Pew Charitable Trusts, The Philanthropy Ireland Plan Børne Fonden Polish Donors Forum Porticus Portuguese Foundation Centre Postcode Lottery Group Practical Action Princeton University Prins Claus Fonds for Culture and Development Quäker-Hilfe Stiftung Realdania Riksbankens Jubileumsfond Rinat Akhmetov Foundation RNW Media Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH Rockefeller Brothers Fund Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors Romanian-American Foundation Saastamoinen Foundation Sabanci Foundation Schneider Electric Foundation Schöpflin Stiftung Schwarzkopf-Stiftung Serbian Philanthropy Forum Sightsavers Simavi Society of Swedish Literature in Finland, The Spanish Association of Foundations Sparebankstiftelsen DnB Special Olympics Europe/Eurasia Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Stefan Batory Foundation Stichting Edukans Stichting Fonds 1818 Stichting Instituut Gak Stiftelsen Brita Maria Renlunds minne sr Stiftung Deutsche Welthungerhilfe Stiftung Mercator GmbH Stiftung Mercator Schweiz Svenska folkskolans vänner r.f. Svenska Kulturfonden Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, The Swiss Philanthropy Foundation SwissFoundations TechSoup Terre des Hommes – Netherlands The Association of Swedish Foundations The Center for Effective Philanthropy The Crann Centre CLG The END Fund The Ethos Foundation The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation The Human Safety Net The Indigo Trust The Nando and Elsa Peretti Foundation The Partnering Initiative The Plastic Solutions Fund Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV) Thousand Currents Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation TIMA Charitable Foundation Trust for Mutual Understanding Trust for Social Achievement Foundation TrustAfrica TrygFonden Ukrainian Philanthropists Forum UniCredit Foundation UNIMED – Mediterranean Universities Union United Nations Children’s Fund United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees University Fund Wageningen UZA Foundation – Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen Van Leer Group Foundation Vehbi Koç Foundation Velliv Foreningen VELUX Foundations, The Villum Foundation Vodafone Stiftung Deutschland VolkswagenStiftung War Child Holland Wellcome Trust Wilhelm Sander-Stiftung World Bank Group World Food Programme Zagoriy Foundation ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius

About our members

Taking in the whole spectrum of institutional philanthropy, our members:

  • Work in a wide array of fields –science, education, arts and culture, social issues, environment and climate, socio-economic development, and more
  • Are based in countries across Europe and beyond, with a focus on Europe
  • Are diverse in size, origin, and organisational features including philanthropic organisations and philanthropy infrastructure organisations
  • Engage in many different ways, from traditional grant-making to running their own programmes, with an eye to the next forms of philanthropy


For more detailed information on Philea’s membership visit our Knowledge section, or write to Francesco Ballone.


Francesco Ballone
Head of Membership and Governance
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