Private individuals 

Where you can make a difference 

Would you like to be socially involved and are looking for an organisation to whom you can entrust larger donations and an aid project that is close to your heart? Contact us, we will be pleased to help you find a suitable project. Together, we can sustainably improve the lives of vulnerable children, families, young people and adults. 

We look forward to hearing from you and to having an interesting conversation.

«True generosity toward the future consists in giving everything to the present.» Albert Camus Writer

Fields of activity 

The theme of water and the strengthening of women are implicitly priorities in our projects. 

Achieving goals together

for a world without poverty

We have been committed to helping people in poverty and need in Switzerland and worldwide for more than 120 years. The donations entrusted to us are used transparently and efficiently, in collaboration with our national and global network of Caritas organisations and partners. Our structure enables us to organise rapid relief in case of a disaster, as well as establish a strong presence in the project countries.

Selected projects Engagement for a world without poverty

How your donation helps  Figures from 2021

715600

people

have benefitted directly from a project

44746

children

received an education and access to clean water with sanitary facilities

163524

people

benefit from climate adaptation measures 

98218

people

were able to meet their basic needs in an emergency situation

Nicole Rogenmoser

Head of philanthropy and inheritances

+41 41 419 22 12nrogenmoser@caritas.ch

Header image: Members of the coffee cooperative dry coffee beans on drying beds. © Philipp Schütz