Background
The creation of Fondazione Pescarabruzzo represented the continuation of the traditions of the Savings and Agricultural Bank that was established in 1871. Its main objective was to promote savings among the poorer social classes and to support local socio-economic development.
Mission
To promote civil, cultural, economic and social development.
Geographic focus
Region of Abruzzo, Italy
Programme areas
The foundation supports work for the public well-being, concentrating on the following areas:
• Scientific research
• Environmental protection
• Health
• Training, education and learning
• Arts and culture
• Charity in favour of the less prosperous