The Magnus Hirschfeld Foundation is also dependent on donations to achieve its ambitious goals. Your donation will contribute to our aim, that through science, education and research…

  • the Nazi persecution of homosexuals is remembered
  • the life and work of Magnus Hirschfeld and the life and social environment of homosexual men and women who live or have lived in Germany are researched and presented scientifically
  • and that societal discrimination against homosexual men and women in Germany is opposed.

Account holder: Bundesstiftung Magnus Hirschfeld
IBAN: DE 9610 0205 0000 0125 0505
Bank für Sozialwirtschaft

The Magnus Hirschfeld Foundation is classified as a non-profit organization by the Finanzamt für Körperschaften I Berlin (tax office for statutory corporations). It is used exclusively for tax-exempt and charitable purposes as defined in §§ 51 ff AO and belongs to the bodies designated in § 5 Abs. 1 Nr. 9 KStG . Provisional certification is valid until 31.12.2012.


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