Global philanthropy

Support for philanthropists wishing to get involved with projects of public interest across various continents.

Philanthropists who wish to act on several continents will find in the King Baudouin Foundation a valuable partner putting its expertise and philanthropic infrastructure at their disposal.

Myriad, the alliance between the King Baudouin Foundation, is affiliates in North America and Give2Asia represents an important asset. Through such cooperation, cross-border giving is facilitated across five continents and through various international philanthropic structures, notably:

Philanthropists and donors alike benefit from more geographical options, an extensive network of not-for-profit organisations to support, and quality philanthropic services and advice.

Our activities

  • we support individuals, organisations and businesses that wish to support projects of public interest on several continents
  • and we support organisations of civil society that wish to fundraise across several continents.

Global philanthropy is part of the programme International

More info on our Philanthropic tools.

Calls for projects

Call Scholarships 2021 Elisabeth & Amelie Fund

Grants to enable foreign masters’ students to do an internship in sustainable water management in a developing country. Grants awarded by the Elisabeth & Amélie Fund.

Selection announced

Access to Water 2021 Elisabeth and Amelie Fund

Support for projects of Belgian organizations working in countries in the southern hemisphere to improve access to drinking water.

Selection announced

Elisabeth & Amélie Fund - access to water - 2022

Support for projects of Belgian organizations working in countries in the southern hemisphere to improve access to water.

Selection announced

Grantees

Make-A-Wish Foundation International

Make-A-Wish: granting the dearest wishes of children living with critical illnesses.

Granting the wishes of seriously ill children, so as to give them and their families renewed strength and courage.

HappyKids Foundation

Evacuation of children from orphanages in Ukraine.

Evacuation of children from orphanages in Ukraine.

Right Livelihood Award Foundation

Right Livelihood Award 2022: a prize for visionaries of social change.

Increasing the visibility of prize-winners, informing the general public about their innovative solutions (peace, justice and sustainability) and protecting them when their liber…

Funds and philanthropic tools

Solid (Friends of Fund)

Philanthropists support Solid's projects in Peru for young girls, women and families so that they can build their own future independently.

Lhoist Soli Fund

Solidarity between the Lhoist Group and its employees and/or close associations heavily affected by the Covid crisis or any other pandemic or disaster.

Marie-Thérèse Leboutte (Fund)

Support medical research in Belgium, contribute to the education of girls in countries where this is problematic, and contribute to emergency humanitarian aid.