The foundation's capital is a result of accumulated profits from the former Norwegian savings banks which are now part of DnB NOR- Norway's largest financial services group. The foundation continues the savings banks' tradition of giving monetary gifts to non-profit causes.
To contribute to charitable causes and invest in causes that benefit the general public.
Geographic focus
Programme areas
Funds a wide range of charitable causes from community to national projects including the support of fine arts, children's activities and heritage projects.