At a Glance

Key Data

  • The Schwarz-Schilling Foundation was established in 2003 as a public German foundation under civil law.
  • It is a cross-party foundation.
  • It pursues non-profit exclusively tax-privileged purposes.


Foundation Council

  • Founder and Chairman of the foundation council:
    Prof. Dr Christian Schwarz-Schilling (Federal Minister, ret.)
  • Members of the foundation council:
    Thomas Mann (Member of the European Parliament)
    Friedhelm Ost (State Secretary, ret.)



  • promotion of tolerance between cultures and of international understanding
  • support of education and science
  • promotion of civil societies in communities with respective deficits
  • strengthening of prosperity and safety in instable regions
  • contributions to the conflict resolution



  • foundation assets at the time of its establishment: Euro 200,000.00
  • financing of the activities by returns on the foundation assets and most of all by donations
  • banking arrangements:

    Key word: Schwarz-Schilling-Stiftung 
    Banking house Donner & Reuschel AG München 
    Bank code 200 303 00 
    Account number 133 99 1600
    IBAN: DE27200303000133991600