Since 1994 we have shown with pilot projects that a sustainable development is possible.
Worked in over 40 projects with a budget of 35 million euro. Hereof, 8.2 million euro were invested in the Lake Constance Region.
We use donations and project funding responsibly and transparently; 88 % are used for project implementation, 12 % for overhead costs.
Our projects and activities are relevant, innovative and practice-oriented.
Instruments to help businesses and farmers become more climate and biodiversity friendly.
Our finances are audited yearly by an independent auditor.
We work together with representatives from business, municipalities and regional authorities, scientific institutes and environmental organisations.
Introduced environmental issues into strategies and politics on regional and European level.
Your donation helps us to reach the required own contribution of projects. Without this own contribution, projects are not approved.
We evaluate regularly our project results; we learn from our mistakes.
Developed innovative and sustainable products, such as the Lake Constance solar boat fleet and the first organic farmer´s market in Radolfzell and Constance.
We see the bigger picture, work with a long-term perspective and we keep up the work even when it becomes difficult.
Recognised as competent partner in the Lake Constance area and by national and European initiatives.
You are contributing to:
a biodiverse flora and fauna in agriculture, on company premises and in public green areas.
an efficient and sustainable energy supply in the field of heating systems, community energy, sustainable biogas, photovoltaic and environmental education.
to climate protection and climate adaptation in agriculture.
We report regularly about the development and results of our projects and activities in our newsletter and in our annual report. If you have any questions, don´t hesitate to contact us.
Lake Constance Foundation is recognised as a non-profit foundation. Your donation is tax-deductible. Up to a donation of 200 €, the deposit slip and account statement are considered proof of a donation.