Art

The Photographers’ Gallery

Current mission

United-Kingdom - Since 01/03/2021

The Photographers’ Gallery is the UK’s leading centre for the presentation and exploration of photography in all of its forms.
Our innovative programme of exhibitions includes established and emerging artists’ work as well as new commissions. Accompanying our shows is a series of talks and events, offering the chance to further explore the themes of the work and stimulate debate.
Education, access and social inclusion are at the heart of who we are and inform everything we do. We offer an accessible programme of courses and workshops for people of all ages, backgrounds, cultures and abilities.
Consistently pushing the boundaries of form and presentation, we continue to lead the way in championing photography for the widest possible audience, with the aim to increase public engagement with and awareness of this universally relevant and inclusive medium.

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Testimonial

The precious support by Foundation Arpe enables us to continue being a driving force of debate and new thinking around the role of the photographic image in society, today as well as in the future

By Brett Rogers OBE - Director at The Photographers’ Gallery

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Art

Photo Elysée

Current mission

Switzerland - Since 25/09/2019

The internationally-acclaimed Photo Elysée is one of the world’s leading museums devoted entirely to photography. Since it was established, it has been exploring the field of photography in its entirety and has improved public understanding of photography with innovative exhibitions, key publications and engaging events.

As a centre of expertise in conservation and the promotion of visual heritage, the museum houses a unique collection of more than one million phototypes and dozens of complete photographic archives, including those of Sabine Weiss, Jan Groover, Olivier Föllmi, Charles Chaplin, René Burri, Nicolas Bouvier and Ella Maillart.

By the end of 2021, Photo Elysée will have moved to the PLATEFORME 10 site alongside the Cantonal Museum of Fine Arts and the Museum of Design and Contemporary Applied Arts.

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Testimonial

Your support is fundamental for the implementation of ambitious projects and more generally for the vitality of culture and art in Switzerland

By Tatyana Franck - Director at Photo Elysée

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Art

Centre de Préservation des Arts de la Broderie de Salé

Current mission

Morocco - Since 14/04/2017

The school of embroidery is a non-profit association founded in October 2014 and located in the Hay Salam district of Salé.
The association was created by the Moroccan designer Fadila El Gadi who had the dream to perpetuate and transmit to young people the art of traditional embroidery.
The mission of the Preservation Center of the Arts of the Embroidery of Salé is to train young people from unprivileged backgrounds to the crafts related to arts of the traditional embroidery. There by it contributes to the conservation and promotion of the Moroccan cultural heritage and to the improvement of the social conditions of young people by facilitating their access to the labor market.
The center opened in September 2016 and today welcomes a first class of 6 girls and 7 boys, aged 12 to 17 years. It intends to host 3 classes, which will be opened as soon as possible.

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Testimonial

To have our objectives coming true thanks to your donation strengthen our determination to train and insert these young disadvantaged children and contribute by the same to save and perpetuate this ancestral art

By Fadila el Gadi - President at Centre de Préservation des Arts de la Broderie de Salé

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Art

Crescendo con la Musica

Past mission

Switzerland - Since 14/09/2016

The aim of Crescendo con la Musica is to provide access to music for disadvantaged children by providing them with the opportunity to receive quality musical training and thus contribute to the necessary personal development of each child in order to take control of his or her own future.
Crescendo con la Musica works to achieve this by supporting existing educational institutions abroad. Our vision is to use and stimulate the individual potential of each child in offering him or her musical training throughout the schooling. Since 2012, more than 360 children have participated in this program.
Crescendo con la Musica also supports the training and artistic development of young musicians in Switzerland by awarding scholarships or organizing educational exchanges abroad. Since 2016, 8 scholarships have been awarded to students following Bachelor or Master programs in Switzerland.

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Testimonial

Thanks to those funds we can develop and consolidate our pilot project at the school Centro Educativo de la Barranca in Guadalajara

By Jorge Viladoms - President at Crescendo con la Musica

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Partnership

The Jerusalem Foundation

Current mission

Jerusalem Israel - Since 01/01/2013

It is a nonprofit organization. Using the universal and Jewish values as inspiration, it aims to create a just society for all citizens of the city of Jerusalem, thus working towards the creation of an open, fair and modern society, responding to the needs of residents, trying to improve their quality of life.
This organization seeks to promote change, and at the same time supporting efforts to preserve the history of the city.
In the nearly 50 years since then, the Jerusalem Foundation, in cooperation with friends of Jerusalem around the world, has invested more than a billion dollars in Jerusalem. Over 4,000 initiatives, both capital projects and long-running programs, have been supported around the city. Indeed, Jerusalem would be unrecognizable without Jerusalem Foundation. The Foundation’s work rises above the city’s political complexities to touch every population, Jewish, Muslim and Christian, religious and secular, every social group of every age, in every neighborhood of the city.

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Testimonial

I sincerely wish that your foundation will continue its priceless activity which thanks to people like you enriches the Israeli landscape with music, art and culture.

By Yakov Geller - Student at The Jerusalem Foundation

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Art

ProyectArte

Past mission

Argentina - Since 01/01/2010

ProyectArte is a non-profit organization that creates, develops, and supports innovative art projects in the Americas. The organization’s principal program is the ProyectArte School in Buenos Aires, which grants full scholarships to local children from impoverished backgrounds with the hope that art and education will drastically improve their lives. Since 2003, more than 600 young people have submitted over 4500 artworks to be considered for ProyectArte Scholarship Program : 97 students between the ages of 15 and 18 have been awarded scholarships and more than 30 leading professional artists have participated in the artistic formation of the students.

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Testimonial

Arpe Fondation's contribution is essential for us to continue betting on culture, education and work in our country.

By Eva Grinstein - General Manager at ProyectArte

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Art

Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance

Current mission

Israel - Since 23/07/2015

The Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance (JAMD) is Israel’s premiere academic institution in the fields of creation, performance and the teaching of music and dance. JAMD was established as a conservatory in 1932 by a gifted pianist, Yocheved Dostrovsky-Kopernick. In 1947 it was upgraded to an institution of higher education. At present, JAMD is comprised of three institutions: the conservatory, the high school and the academy. The 840 students in the higher education institution study in our four faculties: Performing Arts (with its five departments – Strings, Wind & Percussion, Vocal, Keyboard, and Orchestral), Composition, Conducting & Music Education (2 departments), Cross-Disciplinary Music (4 departments: Composition, Instrumental, Vocal, Oriental Music) and Dance (departments: Dance, Movement and Choreography).The over 2,000 students and pupils of JAMD come from all walks of life: Jews and Arabs, seculars and religious, from every part of Israel and from over 30 countries around the world. The JAMD alumni perform in leading world orchestras and concert halls, opera and ballet houses and choreographic troupes, and teach in top music schools and universities.

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Testimonial

The support you are providing means so much to these students, to the Academy and to the city of Jerusalem. We are all strengthened and bolstered by your interest and your help.

By Yonit Weiss - Director of Resource Development at Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance

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Our missions for a better future

32 missions since 28, January 2009

  • The Photographers’ Gallery

    United-Kingdom

    Art

    Championing photography for everyone

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  • Photo Elysée

    Switzerland

    Art

    More than a museum, Photo Elysée is a point of view!

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  • Centre de Préservation des Arts de la Broderie de Salé

    Morocco

    Art

    To preserve, promote and transmit the know-how of the art of traditional embroidery

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  • Crescendo con la Musica

    Switzerland

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    Works to improve the personal development of disadvantaged children by offering them high-quality musical training

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  • The Jerusalem Foundation

    Jerusalem Israel

    Partnership

    Creates an open, fair and modern society using universal and Jewish values to improve the quality of life of Jerusalem residents

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  • ProyectArte

    Argentina

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    Creates, develops, and supports innovative art projects and grants full scholarships

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  • Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance

    Israel

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    We do the utmost to prepare you for independent professional careers as instrumentalists, composers, dancers and conductors

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