Funds and projects

The Jean Capart Fund was recently created within the King Baudouin Foundation. The Fund aims at protecting and promoting this famous Belgian Egyptologist’s historical heritage.

Thanks to the Léon Courtin-Marcelle Bouché Fund and the Baillet Latour Fund, a series of 17th, 18th, and 19th century paintings have been able to be restored for the museums of Verviers.

The René & Karin Jonckheere Fund supports conservation or restoration of works of art. Candidates must submit their application by 26 April 2017.

The Jean-Jacques Comhaire Fund is supporting the research and analysis of 7 pre-Columbian mummies, including the one that inspired Hergé in the creation of his character Rascar Capac. A multidisciplinary study undertaken by the Cinquantenaire Museum that includes using exact sciences.

KBC Brussels and the asbl Archi Human have come together to sustainably reintegrate homeless people in homes that have a high architectural and environmental value. A philanthropic venture managed by the King Baudouin Foundation.