The King Baudouin Foundation’s mission is to contribute to a better society.
The Foundation is an actor for change and innovation, serving the public interest and increasing social cohesion in Belgium and Europe. We seek to maximize our impact by strengthening the capacity of organizations and individuals. We also stimulate effective philanthropy by individuals and corporations.
The Foundation’s key values are integrity, transparency, pluralism, independence, respect for diversity, and promoting solidarity.
The Foundation’s current areas of activity are social justice & poverty, health, heritage and culture, social engagement, Africa, Latin America, Asia, Education and development of talents, Europe, climate, the environment and biodiversity.
The King Baudouin Foundation is a public benefit foundation. The Foundation was set up in 1976 on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of King Baudouin's reign.