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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Tobias Frindt
Maren Düsberg
Managing Director RAA Saxony
Isidora Randjelović
Managing director
Cordula Eubel
Editorial Director
Benjamin Winkler
Project manager

Democratic Communities, Tuzla Community Foundation

The Democratic Communities project of the Tuzla Community Foundation (Bosnia) aims to combat disintegrative social processes by means of local participatory projects.
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Thomas Hetzel
Project Manager

Service-Learning in Saxony

The goal of the cooperation agreement between the Foundation for Learning through Civic Engagement, the Saxony Youth Foundation, Aktion Zivilcourage e. V., the Freudenberg Foundation and Saxony’s Ministry of Culture and Education is to anchor Service-Learning at all of Saxony’s schools in the long term.
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Matthew MacWilliams
research director
Social inclusion
Kristina Krieft
Coordinator (NRW) Rucksack School
Mia Zickerow-Grund
Director Pedagogic Workshop
Ulrike Prinz
Project Manager

km2 of Education in Hoyerswerda

After the end of the One Square Kilometer of Education program in Hoyerswerda, the aim of the continuation phase is to continue central components of the program. A citywide transfer of the approaches is underway through the local education coordination.
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Katja Kinder
Managing Director
Miriam Apffelstaedt
Managing Director

RAA Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania

The RAA Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania develops and supports on a state-wide basis projects for educational work with children and young people, so as to strengthen democratic culture and social cohesion in schools, youth work and the community.
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Claudia Rustige
Managing Director
Zaklina Durmis

The One Square Kilometer of Education Foundation

Local educational networks improve the educational opportunities of children and young people in districts afflicted by poverty. In five of the German states, the Pedagogic Workshops of the One Square Kilometer of Education Foundation support the managers of schools and child day care centers, educational specialists, parents and voluntary helpers in jointly developing practical, specially tailored solutions on site.
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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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