Background
Fondation de Luxembourg was created in December 2008 by the Luxembourg State and the Oeuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte. The structure was set up to meet the growing need for a centre of expertise in philanthropy and to encourage and facilitate philanthropic commitments made by private individuals and businesses.
Mission
To promote the private philanthropic commitment, to encourage, support and guide donors who wish to make a long term commitment to the development of significant philanthropic projects, to provide personalised accompaniment for structured philanthropic investment projects in a simplified framework and with the assurance of countinuous follow up.
Geographic focus
Luxembourg, Europe, Worldwide
Programme areas
The foundation operates the following areas:

• Research and Health
• Poverty and Social Inclusion
• Arts and Culture
• Education
• Biodiversity and climate changes