Transforming money, empowering women and changing the world

„Just what any heart, soul and mind needed”

In July 2022, the networking weekend of filia’s Empowerment Program for Refugee Women* took place in Hannover.


Feminist Grassroots in the Western Balkans

filia’s new cooperation project strengthens small organizations in the Balkans.


INSHA reports: One year of war

INSHA is an LBTIQ+ organization from Kherson, Ukraine. Thanks to filia’s support, they can continue their work even during the war.


The Women’s Funds Model

Women’s Funds Europe has published a report on the women’s funds model: “Achieving Gender Equality through feminist grantmaking”.


Sustainable Investment Strategy

filia’s investement strategy and investment guidelines aim to ensure social justice…


“Everybody should be a feminist”

The polish women’s fund FemFund is just three years old, but find out, what they have already accomplished…

Motives of our Female Founders

filia.die frauenstiftung – Empowering Women* and Girls*

  • "It became clear to me that foundations that address the specific problems of women and are financially supported by them rank at the very bottom of the foundation scale. Given the distribution of property and income in society, this is not surprising, and yet this inequality annoys me ..."

    Gabriele Teckentrup
    Gabriele Teckentrup Female Founder
  • "For me, fundraising is political work and social commitment. And that's where I'm partisan for women."

    Ise Bosch
    Ise Bosch Founding Member
  • "Together with my husband I have a son, together with a group of women I have a daughter: filia. Not to give charity, but to promote social change, justice!"

    Susanne Bächer
    Susanne Bächer Founding Member