World Scout Foundation
The World Scout Foundation helps the growth and development of Scouting worldwide by providing financial support for the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
It does this by permanently investing capital donations from individuals, foundations, corporations, governments, and from members of the Scout Movement who want to help young people learn positive values and become tomorrow's leaders.
For more information visit the World Scout Foundation website.
Contributions to the World Scout Foundation, unless otherwise specified, are permanently invested in capital (endowment) funds. Income from the funds are used by the World Organization of the Scout Movement to assist the growth of Scouting, particularly in developing countries.
In certain countries, contributions to the Foundation offer tax benefits. More information is available on request.
The Foundation has a number of progammes which are explained below. In addition, there are opportunities to give financial support to specific projects.