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Everyone should be able to choose how to live


Because everyone should be free to make decisions about their life

Our mission and programs

“As part of our work our greatest focus is on supporting quality of human life, self-sufficiency and the right of the individual to freely make decision about their life.”

Historically the first year of awarding important personalities for their courage and innovative solutions.

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“We believe the start and end
of human life are key.
No matter what
your circumstances.”

Together until the end

Program striving for
systemic change around death.

We focus on the end-of-life stage which we believe is very important and yet still taboo in society. For the past three years we have focused on care for the dying and society’s attitude to dying.


Start together

Program for families
with children with a disability

We work to ensure that the family of a child born with a disability has timely access to all necessary information and services so that they can enjoy regular family life as soon as possible.


Together with employees

Avast employees are
interested in the world around them

We have the opportunity to form significant partnerships thanks to more than 1000 Avast Software employees from around the globe, a large number of whom are engaged in beneficial projects.

How does it work?

Together with trust

Long-term partnerships and
seeking new ideas and projects

Each time Avast Software did well the company shared its profits with non-profit organizations whose mission was close to the heart of its founders. This program builds directly on this tradition.


More about us

Protecting your data is our passion. As it has been for almost 30 years.

Avast company roots go deep to 1988, when Czech researchers Eduard Kučera and Pavel Baudiš vanquished the Vienna virus. That was the start of their battle to save computers around the world. Today Avast employs more than 1600 professionals at their head office in Prague and their offices in Europe, North America and Asia.

Each year the company gives part of its profits to its own Foundation and thus strives to make a positive difference to the communities from which it comes. And not just in the Czech Republic.

Want to learn more?

Personal letter from
Jarmila Baudišová

How does our chairwoman of
Board of Trustees see our mission?

Read the letter

Together since 1988

Take a look at the history of the
Avast Software company and the Foundation

Our history

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