Charity

Supported charities

We support a large number of charities but each country within our territory has nominated one primary charity. These are:

Finland

Kummit

Kummit Ry – the Association of Friends of the University Children’s hospitals is a charitable organization, founded in 1993, which supports the five Finnish university children’s hospitals’ development and research, and attempts to improve the comfort of patients during their hospital stay. Over recent years, the association has also placed significant attention on mental health work with children and adolescents.

Norway

Barnekreftforeningen

Barnekreftforeningen is an independent, non-profit organization focused in helping children and young people with cancer, as well as their families. With a clear goal in mind, “no child will die from cancer”, Barnekreftforeningen puts all their effort into helping and supporting, both physically as mentally, those who need it.

Sweden

BarncancerfondenThe Swedish Children’s Cancer Fund works with the fight against cancer in children. It also helps children and their families to get the care and support they need. Barncancerfonden is a non-profit association financed solely by donations and bequests.

We also support…

Barncancerföreningen södra
The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation is a non-profit association financed by donations and bequests. The foundation receives no financial support from the state, county councils or municipalities.
BRIS - Barnens rätt i samhället
BRIS (Children’s Rights in Society) aims to strengthen the rights of young people and improve their living conditions. They support vulnerable young people in particular, and provide chances for them to engage with adults.
Clownronden
Clownronden is a group of hospital clowns consisting of professional artists who are specially trained to work with sick and disabled children and young people. Every week they visit child clinics in Malmö, Helsingborg, Kristianstad, Ystad and Landskrona.
Diabetesfonden
Diabetesfonden supports research into diabetes to try and find causes and cures for the illness. Their goal is for people with diabetes to live a long life free from problems related to the illness.
Drottning Silvias barn- och ungdomssjukhus
Drottning Silvia’s children’s hospital is Sweden’s largest, most complete child and youth hospitals. For many children treatment is all about waiting. The foundation’s task is to help the children to forget about their illness, at least for a while.
Hjärtebarnsfonden
Their goal is for all children to survive a congenital heart defect and live a life where the heart is the prerequisite for play and joy, not the obstacle. Quite simply – no one should suffer from a congenital heart defect.
Make-A-Wish Onskefonden Danmark
Make-A-Wish Wish Foundation’s purpose is to fulfill the wishes of children from 3-18 years old living in Denmark, suffering from a life-threatening illness. They try to make the child’s highest and innermost desire a reality.
Läkare utan gränser
MSF brings humanitarian medical assistance to victims of conflict, natural disasters, epidemics or healthcare exclusion.
Musikhjälpen
The concept of Musikhjälpen is as simple as it is entertaining. With an engaging attitude and music at the centre, they meet young and old, rich and poor and agree on the simplest of ideas: that your contribution, small or large, makes a difference.
Mustaschkampen. Cancerfonden.
Mustachkampen is an annual charity drive organised by Cancerfonden to try and raise money for and awareness of prostate cancer.
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Ronald McDonald Children’s Fund’s vision is to make life easier for seriously ill children and their families in connection with treatments or visits to the country’s hospitals.
Rode Kors
The Red Cross is an international humanitarian relief agency, with Red Cross or Red Crescent societies in 187 countries. The basic principle of the organisation is the protection of human life and rights in order to work towards worldwide peace.
Svenska Röda Korset
The Red Cross is one of the world’s largest humanitarian networks. Their goal is to prevent and alleviate human suffering regardless of who it affects and how it is caused.
Sykehuset Innlandet HF
Sykehuset Innlandet will provide excellent and equitable health services to all who need it, when they need it, regardless of age, place of residence, ethnicity, gender and economics.
Vilda Kidz
VildaKidz is a Non-profit Association that runs year-round activities for children & young people in Norrbotten, vulnerable & sick are given priority. ALL children are welcome!