An overview of all of the projects the non-profit Beurer-Foundation supports can be found here.See the table here for a list of all of our projects.
Together with Malteser in Neu-Ulm, the Beurer-Foundation is supporting various training courses.
The secondary school in the Züünbayan-Ulaan district of Mongolia’s Övörkhangai province has around 400 students.
The Beurer-Foundation supports the educational therapy centre “Lerntherapie Alb” in Bad Urach through sponsorships.
The Beurer-Foundation supports Förderverein FortSchritt Ulm/Neu-Ulm e.V., an association for cerebral disabled children in the region.
The Ulm child welfare agency Kinderschutzbund Ulm/Neu-Ulm e.V. has been supporting children in need for 40 years.
Together with terre des hommes, the Beurer-Foundation provides the project "Drop Anchor".
Most young refugees are highly motivated and willing to work; however, due to their foreign surroundings, and a reception phase that they find complicated and frequently uncertain, they find themselves in positions of powerlessness and at the mercy of foreign authorities in many aspects of their lives.
Together with Terre des Hommes, the Beurer-Foundation provides educational support for returnees to Afghanistan.
The Beurer Foundation supports the Terre des Hommes organisation in their work with child refugees in Oberhausen. The local sister organisation, Kinder- und Kulturkreis Oberhausen e.V. (KuK), supports projects for refugee children and women at four communal housing facilities in the area.
The Beurer-Foundation sponsors 40 hours of therapy for each of the three primary schools in Wiblingen — Grundschule am Tannenplatz, Regenbogen-GS and Sägefeld-GS — to provide support to children affected by dyslexia.
The Cap Anamur humanitarian organisation and the Beurer-Foundation are helping street children in Sierra Leone. Social workers search the Freetown slums at night looking for children and invite them to stay in the refuge.
The Beurer-Foundation is working with the Orienthelfer humanitarian organisation to support the Haus des Lernens (house of learning) project, which was founded by Orienthelfer e.V. in Bar Elias. The primary aim is to ensure that Syrian children in Lebanon have access to pre-school education and to improve this education.
The Beurer-Foundation and terre des hommes are supporting the emergency assistance project in Iraq and are creating safe places for refugee children and young people.
Together with terre des hommes, the Beurer-Foundation provides socio-pedagogical support and help with homework in Weiden/Oberpfalz.
The Beurer-Foundation is supporting the 2WeltenMeister (world master) project in Halle/Magdeburg together with terre des hommes.
Since May 2016, terre des hommes and the Beurer-Foundation have been helping refugee children and young people living in container-style housing facilities in Billstieg and Berzeliusstraße in Hamburg to integrate.
The Café Canape in Ulm is a place of inclusion, rehabilitation and integration.
Approximately 4 to 8% of all children and young people are affected by a learning disability. Despite being of average intelligence, they have little or no knowledge of reading, writing or arithmetic. Although these academic developmental disorders meet the criteria for an ICD-10 diagnosis (classification and diagnostic system for all disorders), health insurance companies do not cover the costs of treatment.
The Beurer-Foundation is working with IN VIA to provide educational support for students joining the German education system.
The Beurer-Foundation works with terre des hommes to support a project to protect young Syrian refugees in Jordan.
Afghanistan has an extremely high maternal and infant mortality rate. This problem is particularly prevalent in rural areas and is increasingly forcing mothers to relocate to areas with better care.
In Lebanon, there is currently a population of 6 million Lebanese people and an additional 1.7 million Syrian refugees. There are 100,000 children living in the Syrian border region of Bekaa alone.
As part of a certified training course, four people completed 160 hours of training at Malteser in Neu-Ulm (split across 45-minute sessions) to become auxiliary nurses or nursing assistants.
In cooperation with terre des hommes, the Beurer-Foundation is trying to bridge the integration gap in areas where the city is lacking provisions.
At the end of 2015, the state of Baden-Württemberg built a shelter for the initial reception of migrants in the Hindenburg barracks in Ulm. The shelter can accommodate up to 500 refugees. The Beurer-Foundation is campaigning for the provision of childcare and medical first-aid support. The Refugee Council in Ulm is providing assistance in this area.
Together with the Dr. Gerhard Konzelmann e.V. organisation, the Beurer-Foundation is supporting an aid project to build drinking fountains in Zambia in order to improve the living conditions in the eastern part of the country.
For more than ten years, Beurer has been using the proceeds from its Christmas sale to support local charitable institutions helping disadvantaged children and young people. The Ulm-based company has a tradition of organising a Christmas sale for its employees. In 2015, they raised over EUR 37,000.