Charity / Register of Commerce of Switzerland
Registered name „Walter B. Kielholz Foundation”

Walter B. Kielholz Foundation


Between 10 Million and 50 Million
Main activity is supporting

Walter B. Kielholz Foundation is a Charitable foundation founded in 2007 in Switzerland. The headquarters are located in Zürich CH. It supports projects in the areas of education, research and science, culture and art and others. Read the full mission.


Board members3


The main language for communication is German
+41 44 380 61 83


Walter B. Kielholz Foundation Pilatusstrasse 18 CH-8032 Zürich

Map of the headquarter area


Legal Form

Charitable foundation

Supervisor Authority

Eidgenössisches Departement des Innern, Bern

Subject Areas

EducationResearch and scienceCulture and artCoursesScholarshipsCultural property & monument preservation

Last Update


Founding Date



The foundation pursues exclusively charitable purposes. Its purpose is to promote cultural activities in the field of fine arts and music, to support sick and needy people, to promote education and training for young people, and to promote scientific research. In pursuit of its purpose, the foundation can realize its own projects, as well as make contributions to state-sponsored or non-profit institutions that are tax-exempt. It can organize grants, research and training grants. The foundation is primarily active in Switzerland; However, it can also work abroad, as long as this is compatible with the foundation's purpose and the charitable objectives of the foundation. The foundation is politically and religiously neutral. The circle of possible beneficiaries is open. It aims neither for gainful nor self-help purposes. The cooperation is based on charitable commitment. The foundation's assets irrevocably serve the foundation's purpose. The Board of Trustees ensures that the funds are used in accordance with the purpose of the foundation.