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Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Launching new endowment fund of the State Tretyakov Gallery

At the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum 6 June 2019 the State Tretyakov Gallery and the Vladimir Potanin Foundation announced launching the museum’s endowment

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Annual Report 2018

An overview of the Foundation’s programmatic activities during the past year and our priorities for 2019 are now available in English

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20 participants selected to take part in the EFC Philanthropic Leadership Platform: Russia- Europe 2019

The European Foundation Centre and the Vladimir Potanin Foundation have selected 20 participants from Russia and Europe to take part in the Philanthropic Leadership Platform:

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Dear Friends,

I have been engaged in philanthropy for more than twenty years. It has become an important part of my life. In 1999 I created a philanthropic foundation in order to implement projects in education, culture and philanthropy development in a truly effective manner. 

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Our mission

We develop a philanthropy culture, uniting creative professionals who play a key role in solving current public issues and achieve sustainable social change.

We provide opportunities for new ideas and create a favorable environment to make them come true.

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16 september 2019
The ranking of universities participating in the 2018/2019 Fellowship Program has been published

The Foundation presented the results of the annual ranking of universities participating in the Vladimir Potanin Fellowship Program

16 september 2019
Endowment Growth Strategy: new participants and best graduates

The Foundation is ready to announce the winners of the competition for joining a new module of the advance training course, the Endowment Growth Strategy

9 september 2019
20 participants selected to take part in the EFC Philanthropic Leadership Platform: Russia- Europe 2019

The European Foundation Centre and the Vladimir Potanin Foundation have selected 20 participants from Russia and Europe to take part in the Philanthropic Leadership Platform:

9 august 2019
Russian NGO leaders announced as 2019 Vladimir Potanin Foundation Fellows

Now in its third year of a three-year initiative, the Fellowships are awarded to professionals working in Russia on projects addressing social challenges, and provide a fully-funded place on the week-long Oxford Social Finance Programme