Solidarity with Ukraine: one year of action.
One year of action, solidarity with Ukraine and the Ukrainian people
Inventing the Future: Findings of a Fondation de France Experimental Program.
Inventing the Future is an experimental program of Fondation de France to support innovative charities, led by Mrs. Marion Ben Hammo, Project Manager. We met with her to hear more about the first findings since the program started two years ago.
Fondation Mines Télécom: The Importance of Remaining Attentive to the Students
Created in 2008 and recognized as of public utility since 2012, Fondation Mines-Télécom supports IMT (Institut Mines-Télécom) in its training, innovation, research and foresight missions at the heart of digital, industrial, energy and educational transformations.
Fondation Gautier Capuçon, a Look back at the Highlights of a First Year
A Long-standing Engagement Is Now a Long-standing Project Following the COVID-19 pandemic, cellist Gautier Capuçon launched a foundation bearing his name to help young musicians in their studies and the first steps of their career. It is a project he “had been thinking about for years” knowing how difficult it was to start a career, […]
Giving Season: Extend your Generosity!
Expanding Our View: 50 years of International Art in Paris
Since the first edition in 1972, the Festival has devoted a significant place to the programming of American artists and has participated in the significant artistic careers of major figures as Robert Wilson, Merce Cunningham or Lucinda Childs. Why go through the trouble of bringing international artists to Paris? The Festival d’Automne à Paris exists […]
Ukraine, implementing our action over the last 6 months
Six months ago, few days after the first Russian offensive in Ukraine, Fondation de France lauched a solidarity appeal to help the vulnerable population affected by the conflict. To date, nearly 15 million were collected thanks to generous donors. This surge of solidarity has enabled Fondation de France to identify and support some fifty initiatives, with a dual objective: to provide emergency aid while ensuring that its action is sustainable!
Worldwide Impact for Fetal Health
The evolution of fetal imaging The fetus is a special patient – it cannot be physically examined or questioned – so Fondation Lumière believes it’s critical to continue developing better imaging. The world has come a long way already, moving away from x-ray to ultrasound. Ultrasounds use high-frequency sound waves to confirm anatomical information about […]
Art that Speaks to Culture
Artistic Freedom Imagine a place with freedom in its artistic programming – a place which goal is to invent new formats, feature emerging artists, and structure research that brings more knowledge to the community. THIS is LE BAL, an independent exhibition, publishing, research, and educational platform, dedicated to visual arts including photography, video, cinema, and […]
Modern Living without a Heavy Carbon Footprint
Have you ever considered the impact that houses have on the environment? Most don’t – yet traditional housing practices are leading us down a dangerous ecological road. The construction industry is a leader in pollution, ahead of food production and nearly equal with transportation. Housing, in particular, is a leading cause of carbon dioxide (CO2) […]