The bank for a changing world

BNP Paribas Foundation

Supporting and growing. We spot the talents, the innovative projects, and the personalities that are helping to change the world. And we strive to make them grow and prosper! Supporting them over the long term, making them known and showcasing them, making their projects sustainable, whether they are cultural, social or environmental... This is our ambition!

3 fields of action

Culture: daring and supporting 

Culture is an excellent vehicle for individual and social development. The BNP Paribas Foundation invests outside of the box: contemporary dance, new circus arts and jazz.

Solidarity: integrating and growing 

The BNP Paribas Foundation fights the various forms of exclusion, notably in disadvantaged neighbourhoods, and supports programmes promoting social inclusion and education. It also supports the commitments of the Group’s employees.

Environment: supporting scientific research on climate change & biodiversity

The BNP Paribas Foundation invests in French and international research teams seeking to understand climate change and its impact on people and their environment.


Our 2018 annual report

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Download the 2018 activity report (10 Mo).


Taking action through philanthropic efforts around the world

The Group takes part in a variety of different philanthropic efforts in each of the countries in which it operates. Solidarity initiatives make up the majority of its budget.

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