Lauritzen Fonden is a commercial foundation supporting non-profit activities. Our business activities encompass the companies J. Lauritzen, DFDS and the investment company LF Investment. The total equity of the foundation amounts to approx. DKK 5,9 billion and annually we distribute approx. DKK 40 mill. to non-profit purposes – in particular aimed at vulnerable children and young people.
We want to support children and youth’s chances to be able to become active and contributing citizens.
We want to secure that more children and youth are able to become included and contributing citizens in Denmark. Projects and initiatives supporting those objectives are favored.
By being proactive and risk willing we want to secure new knowledge, join in new partnerships and facilitate network and new collaborations across public sectors, civic society, NGO’s, organizations, associations and other foundations.
By focusing on the areas of well-being and general education we wish to support initiatives that facilitate a way into education and employment. The grant strategy is implemented through donations …Read more
Lauritzen Fonden was established by Ivar and Knud Lauritzen and their sister Anna Lønberg-Holm. It was the year of 1945 and the establishment marked the 50th anniversary of the “Dampskibsselskabet Vesterhavet”…Read more