GAUFF Stiftung

Tasks and objectives

The tasks of the GAUFF Foundation include promoting:

  • Science, research, art and culture
  • Instruction, education, vocational training including scholarships and sports
  • Tolerance in all areas of culture and international understanding
  • Cooperation in development
  • Civic engagement in charitable, beneficent and church purposes, especially in youth and old people’s welfare
  • Public health care and epidemic prevention and control
  • Lifesaving measures, fire-fighting, occupational safety and health, civil protection and emergency management.

The exclusive and immediate purposes of the company are charitable. The members do not receive payments from the company’s funds. No individual persons shall benefit from expenses alien to the purpose of the company or from disproportionately high remuneration. There is no legal entitlement to sponsorship from the organisation.