Donation programmes

Our children are our future

Giving our children the best start in life is both, a task and an obligation for our society. The right environment, care and support for the babies and their parents from the first moment on and during the early years makes a crucial difference to a child’s good health and life.

Thanks to your donation, EFCNI is able to help!

With your single or monthly donation or in becoming a Bodyguard you will support the work of EFCNI. Your support will contribute to effectively improve the care of preterm and ill born babies and their families.

There are many ways to make donations. Find out which one is the most suitable for you. For information about of donation programme at a glance, please have a look at our donation flyer.






Your support makes a difference

Parents next to their baby

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Become a Bodyguard

preterm baby in an incubator

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Our charity projects


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Single & Monthly Donations

Parents next to their baby

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Donation for a special occasion

Donation for a special occasion

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Contact us


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Become a member of the I-Care Programme


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Corporate giving

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Information regarding your donation

We want you to know that your donation to EFCNI is in good hands.

We count on maximum transpareny and openness that are possible. In our financial reports, you can find detailed information on EFCNI‘s yearly sources of income and how this money is spent.

How does EFCNI decide about the application of your donation?

Based on a comprehensive requirement analysis, our Executive Board decides which projects needs your donation the most and how EFCNI can spring into action.

Your proposed ideas will be discussed with the Executive and Trustee Board during our semi-annual meetings.

Depending on the scope and nature of the project, we work closely together with our network of experts, healthcare professionals and parent organisations. Find out more about our comprehensive network.

Data Security

Your donation is administered by the Bank fuer Sozialwirtschaft and donors will be redirected to their website. To make a donation you will be asked for your name, surname, e-mail address, physical address in order to locate whether the donation comes from Germany or another country, the project you wish to support, the amount you would like to donate and bank data. Donations issued by creditcard require information about card type, card number, CVC verification number and expiration date.  For further information please consult our privacy settings.

Tax benefits

Your donation is tax-deductable. EFCNI is a registered charity certified by the Munich Tax Office as eligible for support, certificate dated 26.08.2016, tax reference number 143/235/22619 and therefore can issue donation receipts.

Please note: for donations via individual credit transfer please state your address information as intended purpose. However, it is more convenient to use the donation tool on our website where you can state your address directly.

We kindly ask you to send your contribution to the following account:

Bank für Sozialwirtschaft
Account number: 88 10 900
Sort code: 700 205 00
IBAN: DE 66 700 205 00 000 88 10 900

If you wish to transfer part of your inheritance to EFCNI, there will not arise any taxes as long as your contribution of your inheritance will be transferred to EFCNI 24 months after the time of death.

For donations from Germany

Our donation receipt template is officially accepted by the German tax authorities. To reduce administration, EFCNI will issue donation receipts from 25 Euros or more (annual donation amount). Nevertheless, if you need a donation receipt for a smaller donation from us, please do not hesitate to contact us:

For donations from a country other than Germany

EFCNI can issue donation receipts in English but cannot guarantee an acceptance of this receipt by your designated tax authority.