Wihuri Foundation

Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation is a private, Finnish cultural foundation and was established in 1942 by a seacaptain, a shipowner and an industrialist Antti Wihuri and his wife Jenny.

Purpose of the Foundation

Jenny and Antti Wihuri

Jenny and Antti Wihuri

The purpose of the Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation is to promote and support cultural and economic development in Finland. The wording is not overly specific and so a wide range of activities are possible. The Foundation fulfills its purpose by distributing grants and awards and otherwise by giving financial aid to activities, thus furthering the cultural and economic life of the country.Link to Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation ⊕ Opens in a new tab.

News

Wihuri Research Institute

Biomedicum Helsinki
Haartmaninkatu 8
FI-00290 HELSINKI
Finland
Director: Kari Alitalo
 
Email: info [at] wri.fi
Tel: +358 9 191 25492 (PR Officer)
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