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Thank you for supporting the children who need it the most and helping us to change their future.

Thanks to your donation, our experts can immediately help children who need it the most.

As a patron, you are helping us fight for children's rights to be respected.

Make a real difference by helping us change the future of the world's most vulnerable children.

Put your skills to use and grant some of your free time to helping children.

Help raise funds for exploited children by singing, playing an instrument or dancing.

Support various street campaigns on 20 November for International Children's Rights Day

Walks, cross-country skiing, orienteering; our volunteers organise sponsored sports activities throughout the year.

Join this big solidarity movement and buy one or more orange boxes.

Become a partner of Tdh and help us support over 2 million children and their families each year.

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Terre des hommes provides many options for philanthropists who wish to make a sustainable contribution to our children’s aid programmes. The philanthropic sector will be happy to help and advise you.

The philanthropic sector is specialized in five main areas:

  • Foundations
  • Cantons and Cities
  • Major Donors
  • Companies
  • Legacy

Our specialists will be happy to provide further information and will accompany you in your project to support our work and help children. Discover which companies, foundations and public entities already support us.

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Major donors

As a donor, you have the opportunity to engage yourself in helping vulnerable children. With a donation you can deliver support to our organization or to one of our specific projects.

Contact Major donors and Legacies

« My goal at Terre des hommes is to help every donor find the child protection programme that best matches their personal interests. I can provide comprehensive information to explain how we make a sustainable difference in the life of a child. »
Carina Sjöberg, Major donor officer in German-speaking Switzerland

T +41 58 611 07 42


Limmatstrasse 111, 8005 Zurich

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Make your last gift your best

If you are considering a legacy gift to Terre des hommes, we would be very pleased to assist you. You can also order our legacy guide and draft a personal addition to your will with free-of-charge support from our partner, «Moribono».

If you decide to leave an inheritance or bequest to Terre des hommes in your will:

- we are committed to use the funds entrusted to us in accordance with the vision and values of Terre des hommes for children in need.
- we guarantee that your data will be treated confidentially.
- your donation is exempt from inheritance and gift tax in nearly all Swiss cantons.



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