Funds and projects

Violinist Anna Göckel has reached the semi-final of the 2019 Queen Elisabeth Competition. In 2017, she was able to record her first CD thanks to support from the Fravanni Fund, created within the King Baudouin Foundation with the aim of supporting young musicians.

For the fifth year running, the Platform for Education and Talent, created by Sofina and the heirs of Gustave Boël, is supporting talented young people who will represent Belgium in the international Worldskills competition taking place in Kazan (Russia) from 22 to 27 August 2019.

The Richard Forgeur Fund is providing a total of 121,500 euros in support for their restoration.

HRH Prince Lorenz of Belgium visited the Hof van Busleyden Museum, where he had the opportunity to admire a number of works restored with support from the King Baudouin Foundation and the Baillet Latour Fund, including the famous Walled Gardens, which have now recovered all their former splendour.

Thanks to a donation from his widow, the works of Belgian painter Camille De Taeye is now preserved for future generations. The King Baudouin Foundation has entrusted this selection of his emblematic works to the Arthothèque of Mons. Get an exclusive viewing of them at the BAM from 23 March, in an exhibition on Surrealism.