Charity / Register of Commerce of Switzerland
Registered name „Werner H. Spross - Stiftung”

Werner H. Spross Foundation


Between 50 Million and 100 Million
Main activity is supporting


Board members3


The main language for communication is German


Werner H. Spross - Stiftung c/o Spross-Holding AG Burstwiesenstrasse 2 CH-8055 Zürich


Legal Form

Charitable foundation

Supervisor Authority

BVG- und Stiftungsaufsicht des Kantons Zürich (BVS) (CHE-239.560.630)

Subject Areas

Disabled peopleHealthcareCulture and artCoursesSportEnvironment & nature protectionSocialSick peopleChildren and adolescentsNon-profit & charitable

Last Update


Founding Date



The purpose of the foundation is 1. to provide material help to people in social need in the following areas: - welfare such as youth welfare, help for the elderly, the disabled and the infirm; - Health services (benefits for uncovered health, disability and care costs) 2. the promotion of private and public cultural institutions and non-profit projects in the fields of art, literature, music, human and veterinary medicine; 3. Support for private and public institutions and corporations that are accessible to the public or that work in the interest of the public (such as museums, botanical and zoos, parks, sports and leisure facilities). The foundation works in the general interest and is altruistic. It does not pursue any profit-making or self-help purposes, it is exclusively non-profit-making through direct contributions to those affected and through services to institutions, corporations and project sponsors.