Association of German Foundations

The Association of German Foundations is committed to enabling foundations to implement and realise their work and objectives more effectively, now and in the future.

About us

The Association of German Foundations is one of the biggest and oldest associations of foundations in Europe. We are the centre of expertise for foundations, and their professional partner and consultant.


You can make new contacts and exchange experiences at many of the Association’s events, such as the working group autumn sessions and fora, or regional foundation congresses.


Current projects: Community Foundations Initiative, German Prize for Civic Engagement, German Foundation Day, Network of Foundations and Education.