++++++++++ Above and beyond its programmatic framework, the Freudenberg Foundation is involved in acute emergency relief operations for Ukraine and in supporting civil-societal organizations dedicated to helping particularly vulnerable groups in the region. ++++++++++

Demo­cratic culture

CIVIS Media Foundation

The CIVIS Media Foundation aims to raise awareness among journalists in the electronic media for the issues of integration and cultural diversity, and to encourage them in their work, by awarding an accolade for exemplary programs.
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Annette Dorothea Weber
Artistic Director
Maren Düsberg
Managing Director RAA Saxony
Dr. Mehmet Ata
Prof. Dr. Vassilis Tsianos
Sandra Zentner
Managing Director

Saxon Prize for Democracy

The Saxon Prize for Democracy is an accolade bestowed on initiatives that campaign against right-wing violence, for human rights, and for promoting a democratic civil society in Saxony.
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Jasna Jašarević
Managing Director

timetrail I Urban.History & Remembrance

The timetrail I Urban.History & Remembrance project aims to develop innovative, sustainable formats for politico-historical and human-rights education for children and young people in Neubrandenburg.
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Fabian Klinker
Research referee
Social inclusion
Sigrid Hagedorn
Project Manager
Evelyn Scholz
Managing Director
Ante Rašić
Project Manager

RAA Berlin

The Regional Center for Education, Integration and Democracy (RAA) Berlin develops and supports participation projects in schools, school environments and municipalities, so as to strengthen educational fairness and social participation.
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Alfred Roos
Managing Director
Christoph Engelbrecht

Weinheimer Initiative

The Weinheimer Initiative Working Group is a nationwide alliance of more than 20 cities and counties that aim to enable transition between the school environment and the workplace world to be successfully achieved thanks to municipal coordination.
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Edina Malkić
Dr. Anne Seifert

The Badische Bergstrasse Strong Pupils Foundation Initiative

The "Badische Bergstrasse Strong Pupils" Foundation Initiative (SISS) aims to help young people discover their talents and special interests, and gain more self-confidence and positive group experiences.
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Who we are
The Freudenberg Foundation was set up in 1984 by partners of the Freudenberg & Co. KG company as an independent, civil-societal organization tasked with fostering education and peaceful co-existence.

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