Patrons’ funds

Philanthropists support De Warande, a club for exclusive meetings located in Brussels. The Friends support the upkeep of the building, which is of great historical value, and projects that contribute to achieving the club’s objectives.
The restoration, conservation, and acquisition of old books and historic documents for the Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique.
Supporting young professional singers during the early years of their career. Support for the organization of master classes, conferences, internships, workshops and special teaching, given by the best opera specialists.
Safeguarding and promoting books and objects from the collection as precious testimonies of the arts of the book and bookbinding. Guaranteeing a future for the collection and for the scientific activities of the Bibliotheca Wittockiana.
Conservation restoration and promotion of moveable, immoveable and religious heritage in Flanders and Brussels. The fund is initially devoting itself to the restoration of the Abbaye du Parc site in Heverlee and to the conservation of the Abbey’s precious artistic and cultural heritage.
Creation, restoration and promotion of Schaerbeek’s urban heritage. Promotion of outdoor art (statues, fountains etc.) intended to beautify public spaces in Schaerbeek.