Partnerships & Fundraising

The Partnerships & Fundraising Section develops and implements CERN's fundraising strategy, ensures coordination of fundraising undertaken at or on behalf of CERN, drives the fundraising efforts for CERN & Society projects, and raises funds on behalf of and provides administrative support to the CERN & Society Foundation.

The Partnerships & Fundraising Section also provides advice and support to donors in identifying the project that best matches their priorities, the most appropriate way of giving, and the way in which CERN would recognize their support.


The Partnerships & Fundraising Section is charged with developing and implementing CERN’s strategy for fundraising. In particular, it is responsible for driving fundraising efforts for CERN & Society.

The Partnerships & Fundraising Section ensures coordination of the various fundraising efforts undertaken at or on behalf of CERN, its experiments and the Globe of Science and Innovation, as well as the dissemination of, and compliance with, CERN’s fundraising standards, including the Ethical Policy and the Policy for the Recognition of Donors.

The Partnerships & Fundraising Section supports the Fundraising Advisory Board in its work.

In exercising its mandate, the Partnerships & Fundraising Section works with the Directorate, the Communication Group and the Legal Service as well as with relevant Departments and Services.


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