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Krišjānis Valdemārs foundation



1. The aim of the organisation:

*) to bring the historical ideals of Krišjānis Valdemārs to life;

*) to financially support and make research on the national economy publicly available;

*) to financially support the promotion and restoration of the respect and reputation of entrepreneurship as a profession;

*) to allocate awards to outstanding personalities for their contribution to the development of the business environment in Latvia;

*) to financially support the best students of national economy and business, as well as companies created by students;

*) to financially support the Museum of Ainaži Naval College;

*) renovation of the building – a monument of architecture and culture of national importance – at 35 Krišjāņa Valdemāra Street, Riga.

 2. Areas of activity of the organisation in which it performs or plans to perform public benefit operations:
• charity
• protection of human rights and individual rights
• development of civil society
• facilitation of education
• facilitation of science
• improvement of social welfare of low-income and socially vulnerable groups of persons, including persons with functional impairments
• facilitation of culture

3. Part of the society (hereinafter – target group) at which the organisation’s public benefit activities are aimed:
• persons with disabilities
• persons beyond the working age
• youth in the age group of 15-25 years old
• children
• other:
• Latvian and foreign tourists
• scientists of CONNECT Latvia, shadow economy studies with SSE, B2B project study, professional education, social enterprises, better local governments for businesses, 
• pupils, students: Shadow Day, JAL, ensuring internship for three interns
• art connoisseurs: library 
• the unemployed: Open Doors Day twice a year
• current new and up-and-coming entrepreneurs
• civil society (pre-election debates)
• foreign Latvians

For more information:
registered office: Krišjāņa Valdemāra iela 35-1, Riga, Latvia
office address: Krišjāņa Valdemāra iela 35-1, Riga, Latvia
telephone: 67830820
fax: 67820092
email address:
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