Hope for patients with gynaecological tumours

The great world of small regulatory molecules is slowly disclosing its secrets also to Czech scientists in a challenging research of tumour diseases.

Read full story

A contagious wave of black humour is spread by The Tap Tap band

All the jokes selected for the exhibition were strictly censored by The Tap Tap band members – the darkest shade of black fun is therefore truly and reliably guaranteed.

Read full story

Elpida helps elderly people and connects generations

"The worst thing is when older people stay alone at home and are not interested in anything. Surely we are not just waiting to die!”

Read full story

Colourful soccer fights boredom

A team of small Roma soccer players has won two championship titles but also dances in television, sings, involves parents in trips and activities showing it is possible.

Read full story

Palliative Care Centre

"Despite the quality of in-patient and home hospices and their rising number, their services are used by less than 5% of the dying a year.”

Read full story


In Malá Strana, inhabitants get interlinked with culture and so help enliven the urban space

Read full story

More news >

News &

Check out our new Annual Report!

Our 2015 Annual Report from 2015 is now available online and we are really proud of it. Thanks to its designers from PinkPill (http://cargocollective.com/pinkpill) and the whole Avast Foundation collective for a great collaboration!

Open call for the program Together until the end

We announcing the third edition of or Palliative Program “Together until the end”. We have supported innovative systemic changes in the first year and we have invested into the development of self-sustainability of Hospices in all Czech regions. This year, we have decided to focus on the support of palliative care in hospitals. Learn more here.

For applicants / current deadline

"Together Until the End"

The program "Together Until the End" focuses on improving end-of-life care in the Czech Republic and society’s approach to the concept of death itself.

Learn more

Board of Trustees Fund

We support our long-term partners, and once a year we announce an open call for support of any possible concentration or theme of generally beneficial projects.

Learn more