Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Vladimir Potanin Foundation

International Forum “Endowment 2020”

This year the event will be held on-line: the main program is on November, 16-20th, and the preceding event “Endowment ecosystems” takes place on November, 10-13th

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Notice for grantees and partners of the Vladimir Potanin Foundation

Under uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we want to provide the most comfortable environment for all grant projects that have been planned to come to life

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Vladimir Potanin donates one billion rubles to support the non-profit sector in times of global instability

The Foundation is now announcing the launch of new large-scale initiatives to help non-profits and their beneficiaries to survive the next few months

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Fostering Leadership

Vladimir Potanin Foundation in partnership with The Bell Newsletter is launching a series of online talks with leaders of the humanitarian sector about values that will inform our future

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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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Vladimir Potanin

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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12 october 2020
“Fostering Leadership”: online talk with Zelfira Tregulova

On September 24, the Fostering Leadership Project streamed a conversation with Zelfira Tregulova, Director of the State Tretyakov Gallery

12 october 2020
International Forum “Endowment 2020”

This year the event will be held on-line: the main program is on November, 16-20th, and the preceding event “Endowment ecosystems” takes place on November, 10-13th

2 october 2020
The Foundation discussed the sustainable development goals at the international forum WINGS Forum 2020/2021

The Vladimir Potanin Foundation became a participant of the international forum dedicated to the role of the inter-sectoral cooperation in achieving sustainable development goals

1 october 2020
“Fostering Leadership”: online talk with Indy Johar

October 27, 2020 (17:00, Moscow time), during the Fostering Leadership online talk we asked Indy about health, social and economic costs of current crisis