10 YEARS CREATING A FUTURE OF EQUALITY

Founded in 2011, the Fritz Henkel Stiftung has granted more than 30 million euros in financial donations and supported more than 3.5 million people around the world. The range of topics covered by more than 4,000 supported projects extends from education and science to social issues, art and culture, as well as sports & health and ecology.

2021, Düsseldorf / Worldwide

“Prerequisites for a self-determined life”

Social engagement is closely linked with the name Fritz Henkel. Not only to be a good salesman, but also a good citizen – that was the aspiration of the company founder and founder of the foundation. In the video, his granddaughter Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah, Chairwoman of the Management Board of the Fritz Henkel Stiftung, explains why we focus on equal opportunities and sustainable education.

2021, Düsseldorf / Worldwide

10 years – 10 projects

Over the past ten years, we have supported more than 4,000 projects. Behind this number are people who have put their heart and soul into helping others in all parts of the world to give them a life with more equal opportunities. Our video presents ten of the projects – a small sample of the diverse engagement.

2021, Düsseldorf / Worldwide

Together for educational equity

Celebrating this year’s 10th anniversary of the Fritz Henkel Stiftung foundation, we present ten exemplary projects from ten years of foundation work: Every month we feature another project. ​​​​​​​

Here we’re highlighting the non-profit organization Teach First Deutschland, which is part of the international network Teach For AllTeach First Deutschland aims to improve educational equity in Germany.

2021, Düsseldorf / Worldwide

Hand in hand – giving families a home

Celebrating this year’s 10th anniversary of the Fritz Henkel Stiftung foundation, we present ten exemplary projects from ten years of foundation work: Every month we feature another project. ​​​​​​​

Habitat for Humanity is committed to a world in which every person has a decent place to live. To achieve this, the NGO is engaged, for example, in house construction, renovation work or disaster relief.

2021, Düsseldorf / Worldwide

Enabling a bright future for young adults

Celebrating this year’s 10th anniversary of the Fritz Henkel Stiftung foundation, we present ten exemplary projects from ten years of foundation work: Every month we feature another project. ​​​​​​​

The mission of Shaping Futures is to empower people. They teach disadvantaged youth the craft of hairdressing so they can take care of their profession and change their lives for a brighter future.

2021, Düsseldorf / Worldwide

Equal opportunities for all children

Celebrating this year’s 10th anniversary of the Fritz Henkel Stiftung foundation, we present ten exemplary projects from ten years of foundation work: Every month we feature another project. ​​​​​​​

The initiative “DEUTSCHLAND RUNDET AUF“ collects micro-donations for the benefit of socially disadvantaged children and teenagers in Germany in order to promote their education and equal opportunities.