The Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation awards grants to support economic and cultural development in Finland.
The Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation distributed 11,5 million euros in grants and awards, 9 October 2016. This is the largest amount distributed in the history of the Foundation. Grants were awarded to 381 private persons and working groups and 111 to organizations, altogether to 492 applicants.
The Foundation received 5325 grant applications which summed up to 108 million euros. Therefore 11% of the applied amount could be distributed.
During 74 years the Foundation has distributed 284,8 million euros in today’s money.