Welfare Ambrosiano Foundation

Offering support to active residents in the Municipality of Milan.


CLUSTER: Innovative services and organisations focusing on migrants’ employability and work integration

START DATE: January 2011

website

CONTACTS

https://www.fwamilano.org;

info@fwamilano.org


KEY WORDS
Milaneseworkers, financialsupport, microcredit, socialprotection, welfare
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whereVia Felice Orsini, 21 20157 Milano

who

PROMOTERS:
Founding members: Municipality of Milan, Province of Milan, Industrial Chamber of Commerce, Crafts and Agriculture in Milan, Metropolitan Work Chamber (C.G.I.L.) of Milan, C.I.S.L. Territorial Trade Union of Milan Metropolis, U.I.L. Milan and Lombardy.
General Director of Foundation: Romani Guerinoni
President: Cristina Tajani
Vice president: Marzia Oggiano

BENEFICIARIES:
Residents and workers in Milan and their families with a temporary economic disadvantage.

what

BENEFICIARY NEEDS:
Temporary economic support.

SOLUTION:
The Welfare Ambrosiano Foundation is a non-profit organisation that promotes initiatives for workers in economic difficulties. The purpose of the foundation is to promote and facilitate access to credit, to provide and establish mutual funds, to encourage analysis and research on the social issues in the territory, and to organise seminars, training courses and set up prizes and scholarships.

why it is
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The Foundation operates in situations of temporary distress, caused by exceptional events for which there are no other public or private means of support.

IMPACT:
From 2011 until today Welfare Ambrosiano Foundation has supported economically different subjects in Milan. Some of the stories, around 10, are on the official website,documenting the success of the activities of those who received the economic support from the Association.