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Austria

Erste Foundation

Website: www.erstestiftung.org
Sector Focus: Children/Youth, Culture/Recreation, Development/housing, Education/research, social services

We believe in a united Europe, in a social, cultural and economic area without borders, with all its diverse natural beauty, individualism and identities. The foundation of the first Austrian savings bank in the early 19th century was a pioneering, civil-society initiative. It empowered...

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ESSL Foundation

Website: http://www.esslsozialpreis.at/en/essl-foundation

Martin und Gerda Essl Sozialpreis gemeinnützige Privatstiftung The Essl Social prize, first awarded in March of 2008, is an expression of a far-reaching sense of social responsibility.  By awarding it, the Essl family seeks to offer sustainable assistance and support to those private ...

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Martin und Gerda Essl Sozialpreis gemeinnützige Privatstiftung

Website: www.esslsozialpreis.org
Sector Focus: Advocacy, Children/Youth, Culture/Recreation, Development/housing, Education/research, environment, health, social services, cleantec, microfinance, other

In the foundation deeds are the following guiding principles: to support people in need, to advance the public awareness of the necessity to support those in need and to allow those people to receive the training they require. The foundation is supporting Ashoka Globalizer and Ashoka in...

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