Else Kröner Fresenius Stiftung

Activities & Statistics

Since its founding, the Else Kröner-Fresenius-Stiftung has donated more than €315 million for more than 1,660 medical research and medical-humanitarian projects.

Funding at a high level

Funding of 46 million euros was authorised in 2017.
This breaks down as follows:

-  73 per cent (approx. €33.4 million) for medical research projects
-  23 per cent (approx. €10.0 million) for medical humanitarian projects


Funding areas


Funding’s development over time


Annual report 2017 (Download as PDF)
The foundation’s activities in 2017 in review

The Annual Report addresses important topics and projects with which the foundation is involved and provides a complete overview of the foundation’s activities.